FCSS is a partnership between local municipal governments and the provincial Human Services Ministry. The funding is used to support and develop locally driven preventive social services initiatives.
Social Well-Being and Community Initiatives
We work to support strong organizations, build community, conduct social research, and connect with government, private sector, and non-government organizations (NGOs). Learn more about the Safe & Healthy Communities department.
We are involved in finding solutions to housing issues including homelessness in a variety of ways.
We are committed to supporting safety in our community.
Earning a low income in Red Deer may lead to experiencing the cycle of poverty.
United Way’s Period Promise aims to end period poverty by providing free menstrual products. In support of this initiative, The City will launch a year-long Period Promise pilot project.