Volunteer Co-ordination and Community Development

Family and Community Support Services of Barrhead and District


Description
Develops and supports community activities and initiatives.

Service provides:

  • community development - identifies program possibilities that are initiated by the community and are preventative in nature; works with a variety of individuals and community organizations to develop and support community activities and initiatives that fall within the Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) mandate
  • volunteer co-ordination for FCSS programs and other Government contract or community programs operated by the society

Includes:

  • volunteer opportunities
  • volunteer appreciation event - recognizes efforts of community volunteers
  • Compass Program - supports caregivers in their journey to provide care and support for others
  • Snow Angels - partners screened volunteer snow shovelers with seniors requesting the need for snow shoveling services during the winter months
  • Community Block Party Assistance Program - provides activities kit plus reimbursement for specific items once the block party and host has been approved through the Town of Barrhead and the program co-ordinator

Key Provider: program co-ordinators
Eligibility
No
Application Process
Service Access: See below, To access service:
  • contact for more information

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: N/A,
Telephone
780-674-3341
Fax
780-674-4571
Web Site
https://fcssbarrhead.com
Email
fcssbar@telusplanet.net
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: No -
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
August 3, 2022
Address
5115 45 Street
Barrhead, AB, T7N 1J2
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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. Closed statutory holidays.