Family & Community Support Services

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.

Social Needs Assessment

The County is looking for your input!  Your response will give guidance to the types of programming FCSS develops.  Please visit our Social Needs Assessment Survey to have your voice heard.  The survey will be available until August 31, 2020.
FCSS Social Needs Assessment Survey

Home Support Services

Home Support Services is a ratepayer assistance program that provides eligible ratepayers with light housekeeping services to maintain their independence and remain in their homes. The Home Support 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.

Check out the many program and service available by accessing the Community Service Directory.

For information on FCSS Grant Application and Evaluation Forms, please contact Erin Ballhorn, Community Programs Coordinator.