Services for Seniors Specific to #stalbert

Services for Seniors (Specific to St. Albert) updated March 31, 2016

  1. General

50 + Club renovation

City of St. Albert Community Services Recreation Subsidy

Sidewalks – walkable, pararamps at intersections

Crossing lights – countdown

Addition of benches along trails

St. Albert Transit Handibus Expansion- travel to Edmonton for medical appointments (13 locations)

Seniors Day at Servus Place

  1. Accommodation Facilities

Seniors Housing can be complex. I would recommend referring people to the 50+ Club for the St. Albert Seniors’ Directory, or the new seniors housing brochure:

Sturgeon Foundation- Chateau Mission Court, Northridge Lodge and Northridge Place (second build ready to happen)

Citadel Care Centre, Citadel Mews West Supportive Living (Community Care Access)

Citadel Mews East (independent)

Citadel Mews West (independent)

Foyer Lacombe- new- Long Term care beds (12) and Hospice beds (10)

Ironwood Estates (independent)

River Ridge Seniors Community

Rosedale Developments (independent and Community Care Access Supportive Living

Phase 1 – Done

Phase 2 – Done

Youville Home –long term care (Community Care Access)

All Seniors Care- under construction by Costco (google All Seniors Care St. Albert)

  1. Financial

St. Albert Senior Homeowners Property Tax Assistance Grant Program – $100 rebate

Provincial Tax Deferral Program

St. Albert Rental Assistance Program (Contact St. Albert Food Bank and Community Village)

Utility Relief Grant Program (one-time. Contact St. Albert Food Bank and Community Village)

  1. Library Services

Seniors’ membership rate (65+)

Seniors’ Book Club

Genealogy Club

Scrabble for 50+

Homebound Services to homebound and those in senior’s facilities

Programs on topics of interest to seniors

Alternate formats of books and assistive technology resources

  1. Other

Senior’s Working Group (including Elder Abuse Protocol Coordinator)

St. Albert 50+ Club (Outreach Services, Meals on Wheels, Volunteer Driving Program, Bus, St. Albert Seniors’ Directory)

Free income tax completion for low income (St. Albert Community Information & Volunteer Centre)

Social Master Plan values

  1. Fees

Transit:

Edmonton Senior Commuter Monthly Pass 54% of adult commuter monthly pass

Edmonton Senior Commuter Cash Fare 80% of adult commuter cash fare

Local St. Albertsenior monthly pass Same as adult local monthly pass

Recreation:

Servus Place membership fees 35% discount off Adult membership on 1st Senior (2nd senior is 39%)

Servus Place day admissions 40% discount off Adult admission

Fountain Park Pool pass fees 37% discount off Adult monthly pass & 29% off Annual Adult

Public Skating all public skates are free at Akinsdale and kinex arena’s

School facilities use No existing discounts

Clubhouse booking No existing discounts

Riel Park field use No existing discounts

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