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    Minister Jason Nixon

    Jason Nixon was sworn in as Minister of Seniors, Community and Social Services on June 9, 2023.

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Mandate letter

The Premier's mandate letter to the Minister of Seniors, Community and Social Services outlines the objectives and priorities of the work they will focus on in their role.

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Our responsibilities

Seniors, Community and Social Services provides supports for seniors, families and communities, and helps Albertans access disability services, financial supports, services for the homeless, and other social-based programs.

This ministry supports Albertans through a person-centred, integrated service delivery model that recognizes the unique circumstances, experiences and strengths of individuals and families.

The ministry also provides oversight for the Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee.

In focus

Taking quick, effective action to cut costs and deliver relief to help families, businesses and vulnerable Albertans.

How to get a service dog, find service dog training, testing and approved organizations, and how to interact with service dogs in public.

Alberta Supports

Helping people connect with a range of programs and services to meet their unique needs.

Residential Access Modification Program

Supporting low income Albertans with mobility challenges to make their homes more accessible.

Help and support

Contact information for organizations providing help and support to Albertans.

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