Family and Community Support Services of Nanton and Area

Nanton Quality of Life Foundation


Description
Provides preventative social services for youth, families, and seniors in the community.

Service offers:

  • preventative social services and resources for a variety of concerns
  • Nanton Family Resource Centre

Includes:

  • youth programming
  • supports for individuals with disabilities
  • counselling and mediation - designed to provide individuals and families with early intervention support to promote a healthy lifestyle, and healthy parent / child relationships
  • parenting supports and parenting packages
  • support filling our government forms and faxing documents
  • Community Volunteer Income Tax Program (CVITP)
  • BackPack Program - backpack filled with various school supplies and equipment needed for students returning to school
  • Intergenerational Drum Circle
  • Tea at Two - workshops and events that provide community members with information on a variety of topics
  • Colour Me Happy - colouring kits for adults to rent

Senior supports and programs include:

  • senior assistance for financial supports
  • Music and Memory
  • Secret Santa
  • senior in-home assistance
  • Senior Connect Program - a voluntary program that helps seniors who might be at risk to connect to community support services that help them to live safely and independently in their homes
  • elder abuse supports

Affiliation: Partnered with the Town of Nanton, MD of Willow Creek No. 26, and the MD of Ranchlands No. 66.
Key Provider: community support workers, volunteers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • residents of service area
Eligibility varies based on programming. Contact for details. 
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • contact for details
The backpack program is seasonal and accepts applications in August each year. Contact for details and specific dates.
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
403-646-2436
Fax
403-646-2499
Web Site
http://www.nqlf.net
Email
quallife@telus.net
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Some programs have fees. Contact for details. 




Fee Reduction: Yes,

Subsidies may be available. 
Contact for details. 




Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: Yes - Includes:
  • parking 
  • single floor building
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
November 2, 2023
Address
1601 21 Avenue
Nanton, AB, T0L 1R0
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Tue
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Wed
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Thu
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM
Fri
08:30 AM to 04:00 PM

Program hours vary. Closed on statutory holidays.