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
|| Date and Time
|Mindfulness Meditation||Join us for a free, two part workshop to learn basic techniques on building your own personal practice of mindful meditation.
Call (403) 207-8152 to register.
|August 21 and August 28, 6:00 - 8:00 pm||Chestermere City Hall|
|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 email or phone (403) 207-7079.
|All year round||Chestermere, Langdon, and Area
|ESL Coffee and Conversation||Practice your English speaking and listening skills in an informal drop-in setting.
No registration required. Coffee will be provide.
Please contact the Community Resource Coordinator for more information at (403) 207-7079 or email email@example.com.
|Program is scheduled to return October 2018||Chestermere Public Library (105B Marina Rd, Chestermere)|
||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.firstname.lastname@example.org or (403) 365-5401.
|September 18 & 25
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Chestermere City Hall (105 Marina Road, Chestermere)|
|Money Management||The Money Management program 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.
Contact Olimphya at email or (403) 207-7079. Childcare available upon request.
|By appointment.||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 the Community Outreach Worker for more information at (403) 207-7047.
|Second Tuesday of the month
||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 email 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.
Call (403) 207-7047 for more information.
|October - February||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 email 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.
Call (403) 207-7047 to add your name to the sign up list.
|TBD||Langdon WI Hall, Langdon|