FCSS staff offers a variety of community and school programs to assist youth in their day to day lives. FCSS has strengthened partnerships with the school divisions in our surrounding rural areas to increase the number of strategies and resources available to youth. In addition, there is counselling services available to youth 6 years or older in both individual, group or family formats.
DO GOOD - FEEL GOOD! A leadership opportunity for youth in COALDALE - COALHURST - PICTURE BUTTE - TABER. Youth (grade 10-12) will learn through a hands-on experience how to make a difference in their community.
Information and Referral
Information regarding services is provided. Presentations, individual consultation and referrals can be made on a variety of topics and services can be arranged.
DO Crew JR
A group for motivated youth (ages 11-14) seeking to better their community through volunteer and leadership opportunities. DO GOOD. FEEL GOOD.
Rainbows For All Children
A 12 week program that helps children who are grieving the loss of a parent or guardian due to death, divorce, deployment, or trauma. Parents also attend their own sessions, so they are able to understand their own grief/loss and how to support their child outside of the group.
Taming Worry Dragons
We all experience feelings of worry and fear during our lives, and children are no exception. This program aims to help children ages 8-12 years old, and their parents, who are affected by worry and anxiety.
True Colours LGBTQ2S+ Creativity & Community Group
A free in-person discussion & art group for 2SLGBTQ+ youth aged 12-16. All art supplies and snacks will be supplied. Funded by the Alberta Family Resource Network.
Kaleidoscope Inclusive Youth Programming provides arts-based programs for youth aged 14 to 18 that are looking for extra supports in their communities.
The group will help youth, ages 11-13, learn successful resilience skills, using a growth mindset and journaling approach.
Youth Counselling and Support
Counselling services offered specifically to youth to assist with the unique needs and struggles which often occur during this time of development.
These presentations may involve a variety of topics such as stress, anxiety, bullying, resiliency, self-esteem, healthy relationships and personal responsibility. The presentations are built around the 40 Developmental Assets model to support the development of personal and life skills.