Social plans, social information and surveys
Strathcona County undertakes a great deal of research about Strathcona County's social health. This social research and policy analysis helps guide effective decision-making.
In 2007 Strathcona County Council approved the Social Sustainability Framework which provides the foundation for developing a well-rounded, caring community that addresses the social needs of its residents.
- Social Sustainability Framework
A guide to create and sustain a caring and connected community.
- Older Adults Plan
Strategies supporting healthy aging in our community.
- Crime Reduction Strategy
Strategies to improve community safety and reduce crime.
- Community Social Profile 2012 (2nd Edition) (2.7 MB)
A social portrait of the community.
- Community Mapping
An information tool used to plan and develop socially sustainable programs and policies.
- Social Indicators
Measures the social health of people in our community.
- Snapshot of Economic Vulnerability in Strathcona County (974.3 KB)
A one pager of local stats and information about economic vulnerability to increase awareness locally (2013)
- Health and Lifestyle Checkup (351.3 KB)
Residents' perceptions and attitude regarding health and lifestyle issues.
- Youth Survey (493.3 KB)
Attitudes and behaviours of young people in grades 6, 8 and 11.
- Senior Survey (2.6 MB)
The needs and strengths of the community's population 55 years of age and older.