Strathcona County offers a number of subsidies to residents with low incomes. Residents can access certain County operated programs and services at a reduced cost or for free.
Empower U: Come to Empower U and build confidence, save money and invest in you!
Everybody Gets to Play: A recreation pass subsidy programs offered to qualifying residents of Strathcona County.
Everybody Rides: A subsidized bus pass program offered to qualifying residents of Strathcona County.
Everybody Can Directory: A guide to affordable services available in Strathcona County.
Make Tax Time Pay: Free tax preparation clinic.
Seniors Property Tax Rebate & Tax Referral Program: Learn more about how seniors can save on their property taxes.
A wide range of supportive programs are offered that encourage well-being including:
Walk-in counselling sessions, no appointment nessesary, on a "pay what you can afford" model.
Professionally facilitated drop in group counselling offered free of charge.
Assistance with personal care, caregiver relief, and light housekeeping for residents who are experiencing health-related difficulties. Available on a sliding fee scale.
A variety of free supports to maintain well-being and independence including: Snow/Lawn Busters, Seniors Outreach and more.