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.
How to get a service dog, find service dog training, testing and approved organizations, and how to interact with service dogs in public.
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 (PDF, 509 KB) for organizations providing help and support to Albertans.
- Nov 25, 2023Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women: Ministers Fir and Wilson | Déclarations ministérielles sur la Journée pour l’élimination de la violence à l’égard des femmes
Minister of Arts, Culture and Status of Women Tanya Fir and Minister of Indigenous Relations Rick Wilson issued the following statement recognizing International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and the start of 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence:
- Nov 22, 2023
Alberta’s government is investing $16 million to upgrade 400 affordable housing units so more Albertans have access to safe homes.
- Nov 20, 2023
Alberta’s government is launching a new program to provide shelter for seniors escaping elder abuse in rural and Indigenous communities.
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