Yesterday, eligible residents received their first affordability payment from the provincial government.  

However, it may not be enough to help people who are struggling with bills, putting food on the table, and feeling the stress of it all. 

With that in mind, here is a list of the organizations and groups, in our area, that are available to help residents.


Cochrane Family & Community Services (FCSS) 403-851-2250  

Family Resource Network Cochrane 403-851-2265

The Rocky View County Family and Community Support Services/West Rocky View  

211 Alberta, Dial 2-1-1 or text INFO to 211 

Helping Hands Cochrane 587-580-9448  

Cochrane Activettes Club, Cochrane Foodbank 403-923-9290 

Cochrane Alberta Supports Centre 403-932-1033 

St. Andrew’s United Church Free Community Lunch 403-923-2585