Service Directory


A comprehensive service directory for seniors, families, care takers and service providers in the region.

We are in the process of updating our full directory, please stay tuned for full Fort McMurray and RMWB directory!

Canadian Cancer Society

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Work Phone: 780-791-0174 Website: http://www.cancer.ca/en/?region=ab

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Wig Lending Program: Wigs are available for cancer patients. (based on stock availability)
Contact the office in Grand Prairie at  780-538-8205 — Monday – Friday  8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. or
Calgary:  1-800-661-2262 — Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Online Community – Cancer Connections
Join discussion groups 24/7 for online support

Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC)

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Home Downtown: 8553 Manning Avenue Fort McMurray, Alberta T9H 3N7 Home Timberlea: 104 Riverstone Ridge Fort McMurray, Alberta T9K 1S6 Work Phone: Downtown: 780-743-3312 Home Phone: Timberlea: 780-791-1145 Website: http://www.cibc.com

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CIBC offers a free chequing account for Seniors of the age 60 and up, visit a branch and ask for the CIBC Premium Growth Account.

Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA)

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Contact: Christine Savage Work 302-10011 Franklin Avenue Fort McMurray, AB T9H 2K7 Work Phone: 780-743-1053 Website: http://www.woodbuffalo.cmha.ca

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Provides workshops, support groups, educational material, and aids to help clients cope in their environment.

Offers a Pet Therapy Program. Please contact the office for more information and eligibility.

Promotes senior’s mental health through workshops that include a focus on: Anger Management, Stress Management, Women’s Self –Esteem, Living Life To The Full, and Mental Health First Aid: Basic and Mental Health First Aid for Seniors.

CMHA provides suicide awareness and prevention courses through SafeTALK and Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST).

Canadian Red Cross

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Work Phone: 1-800-418-1111 Website: http://www.redcross.ca/
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Provides assistance to those who have been affected by a disaster within the first 72 hours.

Assistance includes: shelter, food, clothing, hygiene kits, and other basic necessities.

The Canadian Red Cross encourages all Canadians to be prepared with a disaster kit that will prepare you for 72 hours in the event of a disaster.

A disaster kit includes items such as: water, non-perishable food, can opener, extra copies of keys, batteries, important documents (passports, licenses, wills), medications, and personal hygiene items.

Cemeteries-Public Works RMWB

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Work Phone: 780-799-5832 Website: http://www.rmwb.ca/living/Services-and-Utilities/Cemeteries.htm

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To arrange a burial contact Public Works

Cemetery Fees:

Plot Reservation: $97.65 Adult Burial: $1,520.40 Ash Burial: $539.70

Columbarium Niche: $1,050.00

The cemeteries are open to the public 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Public Works staff can assist with grave locations Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Conklin Community Association

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Contact: Peggy Beaudry Work 245 Northland Drive Conklin, Alberta T0P 1H0 Work Phone: 780-559-8900: Office Work Phone: 780-714-1069: Mary-Jean

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Peggy Beaudry and Mary-Jean Quintal are the contacts for anything in Conklin Senior related.

Assistance is provided to Seniors who need help filling out any Government forms, tax preparation, meals, and home care needs.

Mary-Jean travels with the home-care worker every Wednesday. Contact the office if you are in need of home-care. Mary-Jean will help with any housekeeping required.

Rides for events outside of Conklin are arranged through Peggy and Mary-Jean. A medical van is provided to Seniors who need to travel out of town on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday’s to Fort McMurray and on Tuesday’s to Lac la Biche. The Senior must have a chaperone present. This is a free service, call Mary-Jean to arrange.

Conklin Nakewin Centre

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Contact: Mary-Jean Quintal Work 245 Northland Drive Conklin, Alberta T0P 1H0

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Mary-Jean Quintal: Senior Enhancement Worker Peggy Beaudry: Community Resource Worker

Twice a month the Nakewin Centre and the Conklin Community Association host a Seniors Luncheon. This typically takes place on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month at 12:00 p.m. A Bingo activity takes place following the luncheon. Seniors 55+ can contact Mary- Jean for more information. If you anticipate missing the luncheon, contact Mary-Jean so that meals are ordered accordingly.

Typically, once a year Mary-Jean will hold a Seniors’ Gathering. This meeting will have government officials present, allowing Seniors to discuss any concerns or ensure they are up-to-date on all community, federal, and provincial information.

An annual Christmas luncheon and Bingo is hosted at the Centre by Karen’s Katering.

If you know of a Senior who would benefit from the Santa’s Anonymous program, contact Peggy or Mary-Jean prior to December 1st.

Conventional Rural Bus Schedule

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Bus Service from Fort McMurray and back occurs every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday and is free for Seniors 65+ to ride.

Conventional Rural Bus Schedule

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Bus Service from Conklin to Anzac and Fort McMurray and back occurs every Friday and is free for Seniors 65+ to ride.

Councillor Ward 1- Verna Murphy

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Website: https://www.rmwb.ca/Municipal-Government/Mayor-and-Council/Councillor-Profiles/Verna-Murphy—Ward-1.htm
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To discuss anything that is municipally related please contact your Councillor or the Mayor.

Councillor Ward 1-Keith McGrath

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Work Phone: 780-743-7011 Work Phone: 780-530-5998 Home Phone: 780-743-7099
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Councillors are available to assist individuals and groups with Municipal matters

Councillor Ward 4 – Jane Stroud

Work Phone: 780-334-0516 Work Phone: 780-743-7028 Website: www.rmwb.ca/Municipal-Government/Mayor-and-Council.htm
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To discuss any issue that is Municipally related please contact your Councillor or Mayor.

Councillor-Phil Meagher

Work Phone: 780-799-7900 Work Phone: 780-791-4699 Work Phone: 780-743-7099 Website: www.woodbuffalo.ab.ca/Municipal-Government/Mayor-and-Council/Councillor
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Councillors are available to assist individuals and groups with Municipal matters.

Councillor: Ward 2-Claris Voyageur

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Work Phone: 780-743-7011 Work Phone: 780-743-7099 Website: www.woodbuffalo.ab.ca/Municipal-Government/Mayor-and-Council/Councillor
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Councillors can assist individuals and groups with Municipal matters.

Councillor: Ward 3-Sheila Lalonde

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Work Phone: 780-743-7099 Website: www.woodbuffalo.ab.ca/Municipal-Government/Mayor-and-Council/Councillor
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Councillors can assist individuals and groups with Municipal matters

Emergency Housing-Marshall House

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Contact: Irene Dempsey Work 10095 Marshall Street Work Phone: 780-715-1870 Website: http://www.wbhadc.ca/rg_marshall.html
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Emergency accommodation for those in need. Doors are open at 5:00 p.m. daily.

Doors close to new arrivals at 11:00pm.

Must leave by 8:30 a.m. No belongings can be left at Marshall House during the day.

Bring photo ID for registration upon arrival.

Individuals cannot use drugs or alcohol on the premises.

Fellowship Baptist Church Soup Kitchen

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Contact: Joseph Enverga Work 1141 Alberta Drive Work Phone: 780-743-3747
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Doors Open at 11:30 a.m. Food Served until 11:45 a.m.

For anyone who needs a meal.

Lunch served Monday to Friday from September to June (use entrance by bus stop on Franklin Ave)

Barbecue offered 11:30 am to 12:00 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, & Friday from July to August (at back door)

Fort Chipewyan Municipal Office

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Work 128 Cardinal Rural Route Fort Chipewyan, Alberta T0P 1B0 Work Phone: 780-697-3600 Website: www.rmwb.ca/living/Communities/Fort-Chipewyan

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The Municipal Office assists in the community hosting annual events such as the Winter Carnival in February, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Metis Treaty Days, Canada Day, Heritage Day, Fall Fair, Remembrance Day, and Christmas Parties.

Fort McMurray #468 First Nation

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Work Box 6130 Fort McMurray, AB T9H 4W1 Work Phone: 780-334-2293 Website: www.fmfn468.com

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Current Chief and Council:

Chief: Ron Kreutzer

Councilor: Ronald Kreutzer Jr

Councilor: Byron Bates

Fort McMurray Community Health Services – Public Health

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Home 113 Thickwood Boulevard Fort McMurray, Alberta T9H 5E5 Work Phone: 780-791-6247 Website: www.albertahealthservices.ca select “information for” and click on “Seniors”
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The Pneumococcal vaccine and influenza vaccine are recommended for all seniors 65+.