Community Services

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The Community Services Department promotes healthy communities through guidance, support, and involvement in the development and sustainability of facilities, services, programs, and projects that benefit Red Deer County residents.

If you have any questions regarding any of the programs, projects or grants, please feel free to contact the Community Services Department at 403.350.2150

Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) is a unique 80/20 funding partnership between the Government of Alberta and participating municipalities or Metis Settlements. The combined funding is used to support preventative social initiatives, projects, and services that enhance the social well-being of individuals, families, and/or the community.  

Recreation & Culture programming
Red Deer County provides local Recreation & Culture Programming at local community halls and other community facilities. These programs are offered based on local community interest & needs. 

volunteering in red deer county

Red Deer County has many amazing volunteers that help make the community a great place to live, work and grow! Each month some of these volunteers will be featured in the Red Deer County News. Nominate someone who has had a positive impact in your community by filling out a Volunteer Nomination Form.

Watch our great video Celebrating the Volunteers in Red Deer County.

How Can You Help?
If you are interested in volunteering to support those in need in your community through provision of check-in phone calls, deliveries or for other needs, please contact:

Other Resources
  • NextDoor: NextDoor is an online social networking hub that helps you connect with your neighbours. With the NextDoor app, you can post important information, pose questions, offer assistance or ask for help. Networks are organized by neighbourhood, so only people who live nearby can join in. The platform is free to join. For more information visit
  • Facebook Community Help: Facebook Community Help is a service available to all Facebook users. The feature allows users to post offers of assistance and requests for assistance, to other Facebook users in their community. You can find Facebook Community Help by clicking on the COVID-19 Information Centre at the top of your News Feed.