Family and Community Support Services of the County of Grande Prairie

Home Support

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Description
Offers practical in-home support to individuals and families experiencing disruptions of normal family routine.

Service provides:

  • practical¬†in-home support to individuals and families experiencing disruptions of normal family routine
  • information and referral to other programs and agencies in the Grande Prairie area

Includes:

  • basic light housekeeping
  • meal preparation
  • home management and budgeting
  • companionship
  • transportation and accompaniment to outings such as groceries, shopping, or appointments
  • respite for caregivers of people experiencing illness or people with special needs
  • high quality, confidential, and non-discriminatory services
Key Provider: home support workers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to anyone who may be experiencing short or long term disruptions to their typical family routines, including:
  • pre or post-natal
  • seniors
  • pre or post-hospitalization
  • emotional stress
  • long or short term illness
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:
  • contact the Home Support Co-ordinator to arrange a home assessment
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-532-9727
Web Site
http://www.countygp.ab.ca/homesupport
Email
fcss@countygp.ab.ca
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Fee is determined by income. There is no charge for an assessment.

Fee Reduction: Yes,

Fees are based on a sliding scale determined by income.

Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: No -
Legal Status
Municipal Government
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
November 5, 2020
Address
9915 102 Avenue
Clairmont, AB, T8X 5A4
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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