Family & Community Support Services

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Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) provides preventative programs and services that enhance the social well-being of families and individuals. FCSS is a cost shared program between the County of Wetaskiwin No. 10 and the Province of Alberta.

The programs and services provided through FCSS are intended to promote and enhance safe and healthy family and community life.

FCSS Community Grant Program


If you have not yet submitted your FCSS Grant Evaluation Form (PDF), please do so as soon as possible. All FCSS Grant Evaluation Forms are due by December 15. Deadline for the FCSS Grant Application (PDF) is March 31 of each year. Please refer to the application guide for eligibility guidelines and selection criteria.

A Second Call for FCSS Grant Applications is now available.  Please submit your application by September 30, 2017.

Applications are also available by mail upon request and are available for pick up at the County Administration Building or the Winfield FCSS Office (located in the Winfield Health Centre).

For information on FCSS Grant Application and Evaluation Forms, please contact Geoff Lynch, Director of Leisure and Community Services. 

Home Support Services


Homemaking Services is a ratepayer assistance program that provides eligible ratepayers with light housekeeping services to maintain their independence and remain in their homes. The Homemaking Program provides general homemaking, such as: vacuuming, dusting, washing floors, laundry, spring and fall cleaning. Eligible ratepayers may include seniors, the disabled or those who may require some extra help while recovering from a hospital visit. Referrals can come from family members, friends, doctors, or themselves. A fee based on income is charged per hour and invoiced monthly.

For more information on Home Support Services in the County, please contact Linda Goltz, FCSS Coordinator.

Referral & Information Services


Provides quick access to telephone numbers or information about services that are available in the County for seniors, families and other individuals in need.

For information on FCSS Grant Application and Evaluation Forms, please contact Geoff Lynch, Director of Leisure and Community Services.