Home Support

Family and Community Support Services of the County of Grande Prairie


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:
  • residents of the County of Grande Prairie
  • 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
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Fee is determined by income on a sliding-scale. There is no charge for an assessment.




Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: No -
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
September 14, 2023
Address
9915 102 Avenue
Clairmont, AB, T8X 5A4
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM

Program hours vary.