CityPage January 12, 2023 Edition

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In this week's CityPage issue: Indoor Recreation Survey, Dragonfly Support Group, FCSS Programs and Workshops, and more...


INDOOR RECREATION SURVEY

Your Voice Matters.

Help shape the future of our community. Complete the online survey and share your opinion about indoor recreation facilities in Fort Saskatchewan. Complete the survey before January 31, 2023, to be entered into a draw to win a $250 grocery gift card.

Don’t forget your unique access code, found on the postcard mailed to your home. If you haven’t received your card, please contact recinfo@fortsask.ca.

My Fort. My City. My Say.


DRAGONFLY SUPPORT GROUP

Dragonfly Support Group

January 16, 2023 | 7:00 - 8:30 pm | Families First (9901 - 99 St.)

A monthly group for parents whose children face mental health challenges. A safe and supportive place for parents and caregivers to share their challenges and concerns.

Discussions will include:

  • FSCD Supports and how to access them, and
  • PDD and the Transition from youth to adulthood.

Childcare is available, please call 780-998-5595 ext. 221 by January 13.


FCSS PROGRAMS AND WORKSHOPS

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More information on all FCSS programs and workshops is available at fortsask.ca/FCSSWorkshops

Contact Us: 780-992-6267 | fcssinfo@fortsask.ca 

Eating Disorders and Disordered Eating

January 17 | 6:30 - 8:30pm | Virtual

Topics covered include: Myths & Facts, Causes, Warning Signs, and Support Options 

Register online for the Eating Disorders and Disordered Eating workshop
 

Financial First Aid for Service Providers

January 25 | 9:00 - 10:30am | Virtual

An interactive and engaging webinar that will empower front line staff who work with clients who may be experiencing financial distress.

Participants will learn:

  • How to recognize the signs and symptoms of financial distress
  • Learn how to support clients struggling with finances
  • Refer to resources in the community when appropriate

Register online for Financial First Aid for Service Providers
 

Financial Literacy Workshops

Multiple Dates | 7:00 - 8:00pm | Virtual

Upcoming workshops:

  • Making Cent$ of Money: Budgeting 101 (January 25, 2023)
  • Relationship & Money – Ending the Financial Feud (February 15, 2023)
  • Part 1 – Psychology of Spending (March 8, 2023)

More information, including registration, is available on our FCSS Programs and Workshops page.
 

Anxiety Workshop

January 30 | Shell Theatre, Dow Centennial Centre
Professionals: 9:00am - 12:00pm | Parents/Guardians: 1:30 - 4:30pm

In this workshop, you will learn about the unique stressors our today’s children face and how traditional ways of helping them may unwittingly contribute to and even worsen anxiety. You will also have a better understanding of anxiety, how it shows up, and the key skills needed to successfully manage anxiety while building courage, confidence, and resilience.

Registration can be made in the following ways:

  • Online through TicketPro
  • Calling 780-992-6400 or 1-888-655-9090
  • In person at the Dow Centennial Centre (8700 84 Street Fort Saskatchewan)

HARBOUR POOL NEWS

Closed for Annual Maintenance Shutdown (January 1 - February 12)

Reopening February 13

Office will remain open during shutdown
Monday to Friday: 8:00am – 4:00pm
780-992-6161


EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Take your career in the right direction

Would you like to work in a fast-paced, customer-focused organization that respects and values its employees?

To apply, find out more information, or check-out a complete listing of all open competitions, please visit fortsask.ca/careers.

The City of Fort Saskatchewan thanks all applicants for their interest and advises that only applicants under consideration will be contacted.


SEE SOMETHING IN NEED OF REPAIRS? REPORT IT!

Do you have a service request or a question for the City of Fort Saskatchewan? The City is here to help. Fortreport.ca is our online system designed to help us track and act on requests and questions.

If you see something in need of repair or have a question, let us know at fortreport.ca.

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