Family and Community Support Services of Canmore

Seniors Supports


Description
Offers support services to seniors.

Service provides:

  • support services to seniors 65 years and older

Includes:

  • Volunteer Driver Program - provides transportation for seniors to medical appointments in Calgary or Banff
  • volunteer snow shovelling
  • information on government benefits and how to access them
  • Meals on Wheels
  • Taxi Pass Program
  • assistance applying for curbside garbage and recycling collection
  • Cycling Without Age - volunteers pilot trishaws to keep seniors connected to their community
Affiliation: Partnered with Private Taxi Companies, and Town of Canmore Reycling and Waste Management.
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 65 years and older
  • who are residents of Canmore
Age restrictions may be flexible for the Volunteer Driver Program, Curbside Collection, and Meals on Wheels. Income restrictions apply for the Taxi Pass Program and Snow Shovelling.
Application Process
Service Access: Registration Required, To access service:
  • contact to book an appointment to register
Cycling Without Age trishaws are located at various sites throughout the town, so people must access based on where they live.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-678-7129
Fax
403-609-8271
Web Site
http://www.canmore.ca
Email
msautner@canmore.ca
Fees
Fee: Yes,

$50.00 for Volunteer Driver Program. Other services are free.

Fee Reduction: Yes,

Contact for details.

Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Municipal Government
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
August 14, 2017
Address
902 7 Avenue
Canmore, AB, T1W 3K1
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM