Family & Community Support Services (FCSS)
Thorhild County Family and Community Support services develops locally-driven, preventative social services to enhance the well-being of families, children, seniors and volunteers in Thorhild County.
Services offered under this program:
The Community Volunteer Incomes tax Program (CVITP) provides low income individuals who have basic non-complex returns with free help in completing and filing their income tax returns.
Interested in becoming a volunteer for this program please check out https://www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency/campaigns/cvitp-taxes-volunteers.html
Income limits for the 2020 year are as follows:
Singles up to $35,000
Couples combined income up to $45,000
Families with combined income up to $52,500
This year, returns will be scheduled on an appointment basis so please call Carolyn at 780-398-2810 to schedule an appointment.
Residents of Thorhild County may access the Redwater Fellowship of Churches Food Bank. Pleases call 780-942-2061 for more information. If you experience difficulty in being able to pick up items from the Food Bank please contact our office to see if we can assist.
Thorhild County FCSS in partnership with Aspen View Public School provides support services to children of school age and their families to strengthen and stabilize school, family and community life.
The program address issues such as:
During the Christmas Season this campaign provide food hampers and gifts for those in need. If you are in need of a hamper, please contact the County office. Please watch for advertising and our website in November/December as the 2021 Season gets underway.
For donations, please contact our office to make arrangements.
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Toll Free: 1-877-398-3777
801 - 1st Street
Box 10 Thorhild, AB T0A 3J0
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