Family and Community Support Services of Big Lakes

Community Support, Information, and Referral


Description
Offers assistance with government forms, resource information and referrals, tax return assistance, and advocacy.

Service provides:

  • assistance with government forms
  • resource information and referrals to other agencies
  • tax returns for residents with low income
  • advocacy for residents when they deal with various government departments

Includes assistance with the following forms:

  • Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped (AISH)
  • Canadian Pension Plan (CPP)
  • Old Age Security
  • Guaranteed Income Supplement
  • Alberta Senior Benefit
  • Aids to Daily Living
  • Residential Rehabilitation Assistance Program (RRAP)
  • Environmental Assessment and Review Process (EARP)
  • Home Adaptations for Senior's Independence (HASI)
  • Alberta Special Needs Grants for Seniors
  • Alberta Blue Cross
  • passport applications

If the form you require is not listed, they will do their best to assist you.

Key Provider: community outreach workers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • residents of Big Lakes County and the Town of High Prairie
Application Process
Service Access: Walk-in / Drop In Service, To access service:
  • drop in
During COVID-19, the office is accepting clients on an appointment-only basis for health and safety reasons.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-523-5925
Fax
780-523-5933
Web Site
http://www.biglakescounty.ca
Email
fcss.nmarquardt@biglakescounty.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Municipal Government
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
July 7, 2020
Address
13 Railway Avenue
Enilda, AB, T0G 1E0
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Hours of Operation
Wed
08:15 AM - 04:00 PM