Seniors Wellness Programs

Senior Needs:  Designed to provide information services and to assist seniors and their families in accessing provincial and federal seniors’ programs.  This includes all income-related programs such as Old Age Security, Canada Pension Plan, Spousal Allowance, Widowed Spousal Allowance, Guaranteed Income Supplement, AB Seniors Benefits, AB Special Needs, Optical, Dental and Education Tax Rebate Programs.  Call 780-753-2280 to make an appointment.

Income Tax Clinics:  Income Tax completion for non-taxable seniors only and AISH clients.  Offered in Provost, Czar and Hughenden.  Done annually in March.  Call for dates and times.  780-753-2280.

Focus on Seniors:  A program for seniors is combined with the Healthy Steps-Urban Polling, call for more information.

Combines information on topics of interest to seniors with a social outing.  Come and join us for refreshments and listen to informative presentations on topics such as:  home safety, exercise, medication awareness, nutrition, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, and more!

  • Transportation will be provided by the Handi-Van and is available upon request. Call FCSS to make arrangements.
  • All Seniors are invited to attend.
  • For more information contact Provost & District FCSS at 780-753-2280.

Healthy Steps-Urban Polling: This program runs every Monday & Wednesday from 10-12, September through March at Crescent Point Place.  Come join us for a few laps around the track, learn how to use walking polls, socializing and gain knowledge on selected topics.  Walking assistance is available, if needed.  Call Pam to make arrangements  780 753-2280.

Meals on Wheels:  Healthy frozen “meals on wheels” is provided by Edmonton Meals on Wheels .  Orders are placed once a month with our FCSS office.  $5.00 shipping fee is added to all orders to cover the freight cost.  Call 780 753-2280 for information, menu, order dates or to place an order.