Information will continue to be updated as sites are inspected and decisions for resuming services are made. Please check by often as we expect information will be changing quickly.

If you have any specific questions, please contact Sandy Grandison by email at

Social Profit Agencies

Arts Council of Wood Buffalo

Office is open and can be reached at 587-674-1625

Michelle Thorne ext 100 or by email

Diana Moser ext 102 or by email

Constance Scarlett ext 101 or by email

Borealis Counselling Services

Current plans are to resume regular office hours the week of June 13th, however this will have to be confirmed by a site inspection.

Support Groups such as Mindfulness, Grief and Loss, and Separation and Divorce will continue and start dates will be posted as soon as possible.

 Centre d’accueil et d’estlissement

Will be conducting an assessment of the office and further decisions and plans will be made at that time.

Choices: Association for Community Living

Choices plans to re-open for business on July 4th. 

CISM-Critical Incident Stress Management

CISM is currently active in Fort McMurray during the Re-entry time and is available to individuals and organizations moving forward.

To contact Val for services email to

Fort McMurray Boys & Girls Club

Plans are currently being made to repair/clean the Boys & Girls Club with the goal of resuming programming early July.

Fort McMurray Genealogy Society

Currently housed in the Unifor Building, the air system needs to be cleaned so the office will reopen when it is deemed safe.

Fuse Social

Office is minimally open with full staff contingent returning July 4th.

Fuse Social will be facilitating the Volunteer Management of the Recovery. Volunteers can register at and any Organization seeking volunteers can also register online. The matching component will assist in connecting volunteers with opportunities.

Girls Inc of Northern Alberta

Girls Inc will be holding their summer camps for girls ages 8-13. Camps will be daily from 9:00 am-4:00 p.m. Cost is $120/week and registration is currently open and can be completed by visiting their webite at Or by emailing

Regular programming will restart in September

Justin Slade Youth Foundation

Current plans are to have the drop in centre available to the youth the 3rd week of June. Summer programming will still go forward, including the Summer Launch Party, Our Skate Jam, Graffiti Art Program, Life Skills series, and more. Details and dates for these programs will be forthcoming.

MS Society

Currently regular programming is suspended. However, Cait Evans is available by email at or by phone at 587-723-1406.

Multicultural Association of Wood Buffalo

Currently plans are for the office to reopen on July 1st.

Northeastern Alberta Aboriginal Business Association

Offices are currently being cleaned. All NAABA staff are working remotely and can be reached at:


Manjit: (phone #587-988-2264)

Cheryl: (phone #780-713-7865)

Jill: (phone #587-646-2646)

Royal Canadian Legion

The Royal Canadian Legion building will need to be assessed for damages and any repairs and clean up will be completed immediately. Once complete the Legion will be opened and families will be welcome to attend. Legion members will be busy volunteering in the community and assisting where needed.

Safe Community Wood Buffalo

There will be a Family Fun Day on June 4th in Edmonton.

The office will re-open on July 4th.

Currently working remotely and can be contacted at:




Salvation Army

Shelter is currently open and booked. Kitchen is up and running. START program has not yet resumed services.

There is a distribution center on Elmore Drive including work boots and socks.

Some Other Solutions (SOS)

Summer camps are still being planned for July and August. Times and locations may change depending on the assessment that is being planned.

The crisis line is still functional and can be accessed by calling 780-743-4357.

211 is also still available to provide information.

Soup Kitchen

Will relaunch on June 20th 11:30-12:30. All Welcome.

Northlife Church is also distributing free supplies for Fort McMurray as they return Tues-Sat 2:00 pm-8:00 pm @ 141 Alberta Drive.

Spinal Cord Injury Alberta

Currently regular programming is suspended. Stephanie Myrick can be contacted by email at or by phone at 587-645-0771.

St. Aidan’s Society

Offering support to seniors. Currently working remotely contact:

Pam Burns @780-215-8028 or by email:

Heather Landeen @ 780-880-8688 or by email:

Stepping Stones Youth Services

Will be re-opening on August 25. At this time, the hours of operation are unknown however, plans to return to 24/7 programming will happen as soon as possible depending on the needs of the home and staff.

The HUB Family Resource  Centre

The HUB is currently closed. If you are seeking Family support programming or resources please visit a sister organizations throughout Alberta

United Way of Fort McMurray

Diane Shannon currently working out of the Edmonton United Way office and can be reached by email @

An assessment of the Redpoll Centre will be conducted and a decision on a re-open date will be forthcoming.

Wood Buffalo Food Bank 

Re-Opens on June 11, 2016. New temporary hours will be 10:00 am-7:00 pm daily until June 24, 2016. After June 24 hours will be 10:00 am-7:00 pm until September 1, 2016. Line up at the green intake tent in the parking lot. Complete short intake form, bring you Red Cross Number and receive your weekly hamper.


Wood Buffalo Housing & Development Corporation (WBHDC)

Currently working on clean up of all units. Re-entry is not allowed at this time.

For More Information visit their website at


Restoration services are currently being completed. Plans for re-opening are:

Eagle Ridge- Daycare, Out of School Care, and Summer camps will open on June 27th

        – Out of School care and summer camps will be offered free of charge.

Thickwood Childcare and Out of School care will reopen July 4th

Hardin Street  Community Programs and services will reopen July 4th

Westwood Family YMCA reopen July 4th

              -Current members will be free for July

              -Gym and cardio will be free for Community members for July

Birchwood will reopen July 11

Syncrude Sports and Wellness Child care centre- reopen July 11th

Community/ Social Clubs

Bricks 4 Kidz

Summer camp programs will be offered. Details of start date, times and locations will be forthcoming.

Fort Mac Hand Crafted Market

All markets are postponed until further notice.

River Station Arts will be reopening asap and can be found at 8130 Fraser Ave.

Fort McMurray Avrora Ukrainian Dancers

Will be accepting new dancers.

For more information, go to

To keep updated, go to

Or follow on twitter @UkrDanceYMM

Fort McMurray Chess Club

Information will be forthcoming.

Fort McMurray Shrine Club

Regular meetings will resume on September 27th and continue on the 4th Tuesday of the month.

For more information about the Al Shamal Regional Club: Fort McMurray please visit their website at

Full Moon Café

Full Moon Café will resume in September.  Stay in touch with local musical events via Facebook page, or follow on Twitter @fullmooncafeAB

Golden Years Society

The Golden Years Society will be reopening in July, details of programming will follow.

Kinsmen Club of Fort McMurray

Meetings have been held in both Calgary and Edmonton and meetings in Fort McMurray will continue the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month at 7:30 p.m. starting June 8th at the Lions Club House. For this summer meetings will continue through July and August.

Rotary Club of Fort McMurray

Rotary Club-5370: Meetings held at Smitty’s on Wednesdays.  Members will resume the week of June 13th or June 20th depending on when locations can accommodate the meetings.

Rotary Club of Fort McMurray Oil Sands Club: Meetings held every 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month at the Sawridge Hotel.

Rotary Northstar RCACS

Parade Nights will resume in September. An out of town trip will be organized for June 17th weekend as an opportunity to reconnect prior to the summer.

For More Information please contact by email at

Sno-Drifters Association

Regular Meeting will be held in September.

An assessment of the trails in the Wood Buffalo region will be conducted.

Wet and Wild Scuba Diving Society

Planning to hold meeting on Tuesday, July 5th at the Bob Lamb Training Center at 7:30 p.m. Anyone interested in scuba diving is welcome to come out.

For more information, please visit:

Facebook Page:
Follow on Twitter @WetnWildScuba

Wood Buffalo Toastmaster’s -Club 9220

All meetings will be postponed until further notice.

For more information, visit their website at

Sports Centres & Organizations


Bowmans Martial Arts

Will reopen on June 13th with all courses offered including Taekwondo, Muay Thai, Jiujitsu, and Mixed Martail Arts.

More more information visit Bowmans Martial Arts Website at  or text 780-881-6637.

Prestige FC will be rescheduled for late August/early September and the profits will go to assisting Fort McMurray Residents affected by the fires.

Fort McMurray Minor Baseball Association

Will start offering Baseball programming on June 20th, with the following schedule.

Monday & Wednesday 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm T-BALL
6:00 pm – 7:30 pm COACH PITCH
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm BANTAM
Tuesday & Thursday 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm MOSQUITO
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm PEE WEE
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm ROOKIE
All games will be played at Ron Morgan Park.
All players and coaches should arrive at the first designated field 10 minutes prior
to start time to allow for field distribution, depending on the number of players.
The starting fields are as follows:
T-BALL Ron Morgan Rookie/Ron Morgan Mosquito
COACH PITCH Westview/St. Gabrie l
ROOKIE Ron Morgan Rookie/Westview or St. Gabriel
MOSQUITO Ron Morgan Mosquito/Westview
PEE WEE Ron Morgan Pee Wee
BANTAM Ron Morgan Midget



Fort McMurray Giants League

Currently the Giants will be playing at the Prospects Field in Edmonton and will return to their home field in Fort McMurray when it is safe to do so. They currently have a new schedule that they will using until for the 2016 season or until they can return to Fort McMurray.

People who have purchased tickets can have them replaced with tickets to the games in Edmonton.

Fort McMurray Youth Soccer Association

The Soccer Association Office will open on June 30th and plans for drop in soccer throughout the summer are being planned. Details on how this will be rolled out will follow. For information check the FMYSA Facebook page. Messages can be left after June 30 on this page.

If you are in the Calgary, Edmonton or Red Deer area please contact local soccer association and explain you are from Fort McMurray.

MacDonald Island Park

Miskanaw Golf Course will re-open on June 8th.and will be open from 7:00 a.m-10:00 p.m.daily.

Suncor Community Leisure Centre-including Syncrude Aquatic Centre and TOTAL Fitness Centre-will reopen on June 13th from 10:00 a.m-9:00 p.m.

Shell Place will be open 10:00 a.m-9:00 p.m.

Due to the generosity of RMWB and Government of Alberta the first two weeks will be FREE admission. Green fees and driving range will be free from June 8-21 and SCLC will be free from June 13-26.

Information on Summer Camps will be forthcoming.

Re/Max-BP Slo Pitch League

Plans are being made to start the 2nd half of the season in July. A schedule will be drawn up once it is determined what teams are able and willing to field a team.

Wood Buffalo Trail Running

The Birchwood Bender will go ahead on July 23rd and the Fell Cross Run scheduled for October 1st will also go ahead.

For more information or to follow the group please visit their Facebook Group Wood Buffalo Trail Running Series or visit their website