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COVID-19 INFORMATION

Community Futures West Yellowhead staff are working and able to assist you. However, our office is closed to the public. We are not facilitating in-person meetings, training and/or workshops until further notice.

If you would like to speak to a staff member about our programs and services, please contact our office at (780) 865-1224, or use the ‘Book A Virtual Appointment’ link above to make an appointment.

Residents

Below is a list of resources and links for the communities within the Community Futures Wild Rose. Each municpality is also linked directly their community website for additional and current information on supports and services. 

Acme, Ardenode, Bassano, Beiseker, Carbon, Carseland, Chestermere, Cluny, Conrich, Dalemead, Dalum, Delacour, Gem, Gleichen, Hussar, Huxley, Indus, Irricana, Kathryn, Keoma, Langdon, Linden, Lyalta, Norfolk, Rockyford, Rosebud, Standard, Strathmore, Swalwell, Three Hills, Torrington, Trochu, West Carseland, Wimborne

Counties of Wheatland, Rockyview, Kneehill, Newell and Mountainview

Community Supports

Wheatland FCSS

Kneehill County FCSS

Strathmore FCSS

Rockyview FCSS

Chestermere FCSS

Bassano FCSS

Wheatland County Food Bank

Chestermere Food Bank

Southeast Rockyview Food Bank Society

Three Hills Food Bank

 

General Information

Alberta Employment Standards Rules | Laws for minimum wage, overtime, holidays, job-protected leaves, vacations, hours of work, earnings, youth workers and termination.

Coronavirus and Small Business: Keeping You and Your Employees Safe | Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB)

Financial Support

Utility Payment Deferrals | Alberta Government

Alberta's COVID-19 emergency aid. One-time payment of $1,146 from the provincial government as part of a $50 million relief fund. 

Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan: Support for Canadians and Businesses | Government of Canada

Financial Assistance for Albertans | Government of Alberta

Employment Insurance (EI) and Sickness Benefits | The one-week waiting period for EI sickness benefits will be waived for new claimants who are quarantined so they can be paid for the first week of their claim.

Alberta Debt Relief | Money Mentors

Free Credit Counselling, Budgeting Help & Debt Consolidation Options | Credit Counselling Society

 

Education Resources

Junior Achievement of Southern Alberta | Virtual and Self Directed Learning - Entrepreneurship, Financial Literacy and Workforce Readiness

 

 

General Information


COVID-19 | Alberta Health Services

Online Self-Assessment

COVID-19 | Government of Alberta

COVID-19 | Government of Canada

COVID-19 Q&A | World Health Organization

 

Mental Health Resources


The Mental Health Help Line: 1-877-303-2642 | available 24/7 to provide advice and referrals to community supports near you.

Crisis Services Canada

Find Your Canadian Mental Health Association | CMHA

Mental health and coping with COVID-19 | CDC

Talking with children about COVID-19 | CDC

Help in Tough Times |AHS

Taking Care of Your Mental Health in the Face of Uncertainty | American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

 

News & Media Releases


Prime Minister announces support for farmers and agri-food businesses under Canada’s response to COVID-19 | Government of Canada - March 23, 2020

Canada outlines measures to support the economy and the financial sector | Government of Canada

Prime Minister announces more support for workers and businesses through Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan

 

 

 

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Community Futures Wild Rose
101 - 331 3rd Avenue
Box 2159
Strathmore, AB T1P 1K2

403-934-8888

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Communities Served

Acme, 
Ardenode, 
Bassano, 
Beiseker, 
Carbon, 
Carseland, 
Chestermere, 
Cluny, 
Conrich, 
Dalemead, 
Dalum, 
Delacour, 
Gem, 
Gleichen, 
Hussar, 
Huxley, 
Indus, 
Irricanna, 
Kathryn, 
Keoma, 
Langdon, 
Linden, 
Lyalta, 
Norfolk, 
Rockyford, 
Rosebud, 
Standard, 
Strathmore, 
Swalwell, 
Three Hills, 
Torrington, 
Trochu, 
West Carseland, 
Wimborne, 

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