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National Day for Truth and Reconciliation 2022

September 30: National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, a day that coincides with Orange Shirt Day, recognizes the tragic legacy of residential schools, the missing children, the families left behind and the survivors of these institutions. Orange Shirt Day is an Indigenous-led grassroots commemorative day intended to raise awareness of the individual, family and community …

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Annual General Meeting 2022

Rowan House Podcast Featuring FRVS

Program Manager Kerri Wilkinson of FRVS has been featured in Rowan House’s podcast! To listen for free, visit: https://rowanhousesociety.buzzsprout.com/ or with your own streaming service such as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or Google Podcasts. To kick off Season 3, we go back to the beginning. How does someone typically find out about Rowan House and make …

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Casino – November 29 & 30

Feeling lucky?? You’ve got two nights to find out at our casino event! We are still looking for volunteers – if interested please email foothillsvictimservices@gmail.com Nov 29 2 people for the 7:00pm to 3:30am shift 5 people for the 11:00pm to 3:30am shift   Nov 30 3 people for the 7:00pm to 3:30am shift

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation 2021

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation September 30, 2021 marks the first National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. This day honours the lost children and Survivors of residential schools, their families, and communities. Orange Shirt Day The National Day for Truth and Reconciliation and Orange Shirt Day are both on September 30. Orange Shirt Day …

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World Suicide Prevention Day 2021

This is a day to remember those we’ve lost to suicide and raise awareness about how suicide can be prevented. The Canadian Mental Health Association’s Centre for Suicide Prevention has written an article that explains how to: identify a person thinking about suicide reach out and have a conversation connect them to help create a …

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Board Member Volunteers Needed

We are looking for new Board Members! For more information and to download the application, please visit our How to Volunteer section.

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day – June 15

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day was launched June 15, 2006 by the International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse and the World Health Organization at the United Nations. WEAAD is also in support of the United Nations International Plan of Action acknowledging the significance of elder abuse as a public health and human rights …

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Annual General Meeting – April 26, 2021

  For more information and to request an invite, contact: foothillsvictimservices@gmail.com

Project SOS: Share Our Stories

Project SOS: Share Our Stories is a writing opportunity for seniors to share their stories of resiliency and how they got through a difficult time in their lives.   The Town of Okotoks, in partnership with the communities of Black Diamond, Turner Valley, Foothills County, High River and Longview, will share new stories every Wednesday …

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