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Wainwright & District
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Community Programs & Resources

Our Mission:

Our mission is to increase the quality of life for our community through preventive programming, information, awareness and volunteerism.

Special Projects

Funding is available to local organizations for social programs that have a prevention focus. The Special Project Application is available online.

Community Programmer

Working individually or collaboratively with other community agencies to provide a variety of workshops and speakers throughout the year, to enhance our communities social well being. Like us on Facebook to stay up to date.

Services for Seniors

Our coordinator provides individualized information and assistance to Seniors regarding provincial and federal financial assistance programs.

Living at Home

With the friendly help from our Living at Home Assistants, to provide light housekeeping; seniors are able to remain living independently in their own homes for as long as possible.

Emergency Alert

Wainwright & District Family & Community Services is an agent for the Good Samaritan Society assisting in providing emergency alert units that are monitored 24/7/365 and give area seniors and their families peace of mind.

Counselling

Through the WDFCS Counselling program our Psychologist provides short term, solution focused counselling to individuals, couples, youth and families. The fees for this professional service are subsidized by WDFCS for local residents. By appointment only.

Teaching Independence and Parent Support (TIPS)

Provided by the Camrose Association for Community Living, TIPS is a unique program for promoting independence, parenting skills, and good nutrition for pregnant women and families through home visitation and group activities.

Parent Link

Come and play at our place! Have a coffee and meet new friends, play with your children in our large indoor playground, make crafts, and learn through play focused activities for children ages 0 - 6. Our knowledgeable coordinators can give you pointers or provide programs to help you in your job as parents since kids “don’t come with instructions.”

Parent Link On Wheels

Chauvin, Edgerton and Irma. Parent Link program in Provost and Hughenden.

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Contact: | Kari Aykroyd |