Info & Referral Services
A number of multi-agency community supports exist for those seeking assisstance.
FCSS Community Newsletter
The Town of Innisfail produces a monthly newsletter with information and resources. Printed copies are available at locations throughout town, including the Town Office. If you would like to receive and electronic copy of the newsletter, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Community Resource Card
Innisfail FCSS have developed a resource card containing the contact information for many of the support services available to Innisfail residents. The card was mailed to residential addresses in Innisfail in late 2020.
You can dowload a copy of the resource card here.
Alberta 211 is an online resource directory available for all citizens of Innisfail. Visit their website for information regarding financial & social assistance, housing & utility help, food assistance & meal programs, various parenting & family programs, government program assistance and much much more.
Phone: 211 phone service is available throughout Alberta.
Alberta Supports provides information for seniors, children, youth and adults on social based programs and services provided by the Government of Alberta.
Social Needs Assessment 2014
The purpose of the Social Needs Assessment (SNA) conducted in 2014 by FCSS with Community Partner input was to; 1) identify and prioritize the collective social needs in the community through community input, 2) bring awareness to the communities collective identified social needs to members, key stakeholders and partnering agencies and 3) to assist FCSS in developing a plan to advocate and support needed preventative social programs and services in Innisfail, utilizing components from the SNA report, to address the social needs within the governance of the Town of Innisfail with the available funding.
Government of Alberta – Seniors Benefit Program
The Alberta Seniors Benefit (ASB) program provides a monthly income supplement to federal income sources including Old Age Security (OAS) and Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS).
For more information or to find out if you’re eligible, visit http://www.seniors-housing.alberta.ca/seniors/seniors-benefit-program.html