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NEW ENERGYWISE PROGRAM – City of Red Deer

Announcement from the City of Red Deer:  NEW ENERGYWISE PROGRAM We are pleased to inform you of the new EnergyWise Program for residents! This program teaches Red Deerians simple, affordable ways to reduce energy use in their homes by providing them with the education, tools and resources. Participants attend a workshop and leave with a [...]

By |2020-02-07T11:58:56-07:00February 7th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Health Talks – Wednesday March 18, 2020

Date:  Wednesday March 18, 2020 Location:  The Golden Circle Time:  Doors open at 6:00PM, presentation begins at 6:30PM until approximately 9:00PM Dementia, Everything Under the Umbrella. Join us Wednesday March 18, 2020 from 6:30PM to 9:00PM as we learn about our amazing brains, how dementia affects us individually, what supports are available within our community [...]

By |2020-02-21T09:40:15-07:00February 5th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Blue Cross coverage ending for dependents -Alberta Seniors Benefit Drug Program.

The Alberta government is set to make changes to its drug programs starting March 1, 2020, ending coverage for dependents under the Alberta Seniors Benefit Drug Program. That change was announced as part of the 2019 Alberta budget but affected individuals were reminded of the pending change in letters sent out by the government last week. "To ensure [...]

By |2020-01-27T13:49:26-07:00January 27th, 2020|News|0 Comments

INCREASE in food prices January 1, 2020

IMPORTANT NOTICE:  Due to the rising costs of food the Golden Circle will be raising their meal prices starting January 1, 2020.  The meals will increase by $1.00 each across the board.  This includes the hot meals, frozen meals, breakfast, soup, sandwich and dessert.  This will effect member and non-member prices.  If you have any [...]

By |2019-12-09T11:28:27-07:00December 9th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Increase for Snow shovelling and yard care services

Effective immediately, as of October 28, 2019, the price for basic snow shovelling services will be increasing from $15/hr with a 1 hour minimum charge to $17.50/hr with a 1 hour minimum charge. Effective immediately, as of October 28, 2019, the price for basic yard care services will be increasing from $15/hr with a 1 [...]

By |2019-10-28T15:34:05-06:00October 28th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Snow Shovellers NEEDED

Part – time        Housekeeping,Yard Work, Lawn Mowing, Snow Shovelling Etc. , for Seniors in Red Deer Self-employment Opportunities. House Cleaning for seniors or people with disabilities. Reimbursement for Brokered Workers $17.50/hr – Minimum 2 hour engagements. Basic housekeeping only.  Spring cleaning or heavier tasks, such as washing walls will be reimbursed at $20/hr and up. Snow [...]

By |2019-11-28T12:02:40-07:00September 8th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Red Deer Co-op Senior Bus Program – for groceries

Timberlands Co-op Bus Program Central Alberta Co-op is pleased to announce that they will be offering their Senior Bus Program for Groceries to the NEW Timberlands Co-op.   This program runs every THURSDAY, and the additional bus stop will be at The Golden Circle, STARTING Thursday, July 18, 2019.  The Seniors' bus will pick you up [...]

By |2019-07-09T13:29:26-06:00July 8th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Mantalks!

 ManTalks is the fourth Thursday of every month, from 1:00PM to 2:30PM A 90 minute opportunity for exploring and discussing in depth a variety of social and philosophical topics.  Gently facilitated by men for men.   Meet and make new friends, have coffee, munchies, and stimulating discussion.    Facilitated by Glenn AllenContact Glenn at (403) - 347-0580 [...]

By |2020-01-27T13:38:36-07:00April 4th, 2019|News|0 Comments

New shelter awaits elder abuse victims

The Golden Circle regularly receives calls about elder abuse, with several seniors already making the move to a two-bedroom shelter in Red Deer for seniors fleeing abuse. According to Alberta Elder Abuse Awareness Council, elder abuse is any action or inaction by a person or persons in a trusting relationship that causes harm and distress to an older [...]

By |2018-08-24T10:47:14-06:00January 16th, 2018|News|0 Comments