Services for Seniors

Seniors and older adults in our community are active, vibrant and engaged in a variety of recreational, cultural and service programs. Explore our Senior Services pages to find out more about programs and services available for Cochrane and area residents 50 years of age and over.

Cochrane Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) runs programs and information sessions of interest to seniors. 

Benefit Programs

Caregiver Support

Health Services

Seniors' Rights & Advocacy

Supportive Living & Long-Term Care Facilities

For a list of local facilities for seniors, see the DOTS booklet. Visit the Alberta Seniors Housing Directory or the Calgary's Housing Directory for Seniors for more options.  Alberta Health Services maintains a list of hospitals and health facilities by region (Cochrane is in the Calgary region). Visit the Continuing Care Facility Directory


Tax Support

Assistance 24 Hours Per Day

Dial 211 to access to a wide variety of community, social and government services information.

Local Seniors' Organizations

If you are looking for more information and support, contact FCSS at 403-851-2250 or Seniors on the Bow Centre at 403-932-6002.