Seniors' Supports

Seniors' Programs & Services

Following the 2016 census, the Town of Olds had 1,960 residents aged 65 years or older which represents approximately 22% of its population. 

Our seniors are a valued resource in our community

Programs and services are available to support the well-being and quality of life of seniors.  Assistance is provided in the areas of information and application to federal and provincial programs such as Old Age Security, Canada Pension Plan, Alberta Seniors Benefit, and Special Needs Assistance by calling the Town of Olds at 403-507-4847. 

In-house support
The FCSS Seniors' Services Facilitator will meet with seniors and/or their families in our office to provide support when filling out forms such as

  • Olds FCSS Subsidized Housekeeping Program 
  • Canada Pension Plan (CPP)
  • Old Age Security(OAS)
  • Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS)
  • Alberta Seniors Benefits -- Special Needs Assistance
  • Alberta Health Care
  • Alberta Seniors Blue Cross
  • and MORE!

Contact us:

  • 403 556-6981  Ext. 4847
  • Email  awebb@olds.ca
  • Must make an appointment
     

Local Seniors Housing 
Mountain View Seniors Housing  
Mountain View Seniors’ Housing is a non-profit organization committed to enhancing the lives of seniors in our community. It operates seniors’ lodges, seniors’ self-contained apartments and subsidized family housing, striving to provide the highest level of service and support in friendly, home-like environments.
Seasons Olds 

5600 Sunrise Crescent

In the heart of central Alberta, Seasons Olds is a retirement home located directly south of the Olds Hospital & Care Centre and is a short drive to the charming town of Olds. Warm and welcoming, residents frequently reconnect with old acquaintances here, extending the tight-knit community experience they have always enjoyed in Olds.

Seasons Olds Encore

3300 57 Ave
In the heart of central Alberta in Olds, Seasons Olds Encore is a retirement home that offers varying levels of support from independent living to supportive living. Our home features a fully-serviced private residence co-located with Supportive Living Level 4 suites, giving our residents an optimal choice in care and services. Warm and welcoming, residents enjoy the worry-free retirement living they deserve.

 

Supports for Aging in Place
Alberta Home Care Services

Subsidized Homemaking Services -  Apply here

Companions Caring 4 U  

Private homecare for seniors including personal services, homemaking, yard care and snow removal
403-507-6546

Heart To Home Meal Delivery

Delicious meals made for seniors. 1-866-933-1516   

Lifeline 
Enables seniors to live independently with 24/7 access to emergency support in case of a fall.
1-866-958-5903  

Peaks to Prairies Primary Care Network Seniors Services

Sunshine Bus

The Town of Olds Sunshine Bus provides wheelchair accessible transportation within the Town of Olds. This service is available to anyone over 50 or those with mobility issues.
Booking line open 9 am – 11 am weekdays: 403-556-8003.

Out of the Box Labour Center

 

Social Connections for Seniors

Alzheimer’s care giver support group

Evergreen Centre

Olds and District Hospice Society: Nav Care

Seniors luncheon at Baptist church 

Seniors’ workout group CLC