Programs for Adults & Seniors

Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) Programs and Services


FCSS brings a variety of programs to the community for individuals and families in Chestermere and Area. With your input, we design and deliver programs and services that promote and enhance well-being for all individuals, families and communities.

If you have a suggestion for a program or a service you would like offered in your community, please contact us at (403) 207-8152.

Please Note: All programs are free, unless otherwise specified.

Adult & Senior Programming
Program Name
Description
Date and Time
Location
 Parent Strong! Inviting South East Rocky View families who want to connect with one another, share parenting tips, and build resiliency for their kids. 

Call Beth-Anna at (403) 207-7047 for more information.

October 31 - Meet and Greet
November 7 - What is Resilience?
November 21 - Role Modelling for Resilience
November 28 - Teaching Children to Reach Out
October 31 - November 28, from 12:30 - 2:00 pm  WI Hall, Langdon
Community Volunteer Income Tax Program

Need a hand to prepare your tax return? Volunteers can help you prepare your income tax and benefit return if you have low income and a simple tax situation.

To book an appointment, please contact Olimphya at
oelizondo@chestermere.ca or (403) 207-7079.
By appointment
  
Chestermere, Langdon, and Area

HeartMath
Relieve Stress Now! Learn, discover, and observe how to reduce stress. This two day workshop will cover: how stress quickly impacts your body and mind, learn an easy-to-use stress reduction technique, and add to your tool box on how to balance your physiology quickly.

To Inquire about future workshops
Contact Yvonne at Yvonne.harris@ahs.ca or (403) 365-5401.
November 7 and 14, 6pm - 9pm Chestermere City Hall (105 Marina Road, Chestermere)
Money Management The Money Management series covers a variety of topics including: budgeting, debt consolidation, paying down debt and much more. We are currently booking one-on-one meetings through the Community Resource Centre. 

To inquire
Contact Olimphya at oelizondo@chestermere.ca or (403) 207-7079. Childcare available upon request. 
November 7  Chestermere, Langdon, and Area

Langdon Seniors Lunch and Learn
This is a great opportunity to learn from local speakers about issues that are important to better your life. From learning about seniors benefits that are available to you to learning about local resources, there is a topic for everyone to learn about. Networking opportunity with other attendees follow after presentation.

Contact Beth-Anna for more information at bvandellen@chestermere.ca or (403) 207-7047.
Second Tuesday of the month
  
October - 8 Great Things about Being a Senior in SE Rocky View
   
Langdon Fieldhouse, Langdon
Whitecappers Seniors Lunch and Learn This is a great opportunity to learn from local speakers about issues that are important to better your life. From learning about seniors benefits that are available to you to learning about local resources, there is a topic for everyone to learn about. Networking opportunity with other attendees follow after presentation.

Contact Karen for more information at kkadatz@chestermere.ca or (403) 207-7026.
First Thursday of the month Whitecappers, Chestermere Recreation Centre, Chestermere
Soup Parties Calling all Langdon and Area residents! Gather your neighbours and connect over a warm bowl of soup! Soup Party kits are packed with all the tools to make a hearty bowl of soup for your neighbours, including a Buy Low gift card to get you started on your way.

Contact Beth-Anna to learn more
bvandellen@chestermere.ca or (403) 207-7047. 
October - January Langdon, Indus, and South East Rocky View
COMPASS Caregiver Workshop Caregivers connecting with other caregivers for support. This workshop will include discussions on managing stress, preventing burnout, family dynamics, and navigating supports and services. Join other caregivers in a safe and supportive environment for 9 sessions led by a trained facilitator. 
 
Contact Yvonne at Yvonne.harris@ahs.ca or (403) 365-5401 to add your name to the sign up list.
TBD Langdon WI Hall, Langdon
 Circle of Security  A parenting program that provides parents with a road map for their children's behaviours and needs. Learn more on how to respond to your child's cues, sooth, play and build secure attachment.

Contact Beth-Anna to add your name to the sign up list bvandellen@chesteremere.ca or (403) 207-7047. 
 TBA Langdon WI Hall, Langdon