Bassano, Alberta T0J 0B0

FCSS Upcoming Programs

Enhance your understanding of common Mental Health Issues

Mental Health First Aid Training Standard version with additional Youth components

When we encounter someone who has been injured, we know to call for help or apply first aid to the individual. Mental Health is no different other than we often cannot see the wound, yet that person is still in need of aid.
Register today to learn to recognize symptoms, provide initial help and skills to support towards professional help. 
Call 403 641-3788 for information, registration link below.
Please send completed registration forms to or drop off at town office (502 2nd Ave). 


Virtual Reality Travel  

Bassano FCSS has partnered with Bassano Memorial Library and the Volunteer Drivers to offer a chance to travel the globe through the use of technology.
Program will run the third Tuesday monthly at the Bassano Memorial Library.

Open to seniors from 10am -Noon and 1-3 pm with availability to the public from 3-5 pm.
Stamp your passport and be on your way… adventure awaits.

If you require transportation please see below for the Volunteer Driver schedule.

Rural Pop Up   

Rural Pop Up is a provincially funded program delivered in partnership the SPEC and the Brooks and Area Family Resource Network.
Join Miss Meriam at Bassano Community Hall for this free program for children ages 0-6 along with their caregiver designed to develop social and gross motor skills.
10 am -11:30 on the third Tuesday Monthly.
Upcoming dates
January 30 – Updated
February 20 and March 19

Ladies Relaxation Yoga for Beginners

Join us for a FREE introductory session of Relaxation Yoga for beginners led by Cara Fulton.

Cara has been a personal and group trainer within the County of Newell for many years, she brings energy, knowledge and provides a supportive atmosphere. 

No mat, no problem.. we will have extras on hand.
March 5th at Bassano Community Hall at 6pm
No registration required
Ages 14 and over can attend, under 18 will need to have a parent sign participation waiver. 

Tax Preparation Services 

Bassano FCSS is our third year of offering FREE tax preparations for those of modest income with simple tax solutions with the Canadian Volunteer Tax Income Tax Program. (CVTIP)

Call 403-641-3788 book in for an appointment.

Do not miss out on confirming eligibility to vital government programs and benefits. 

Volunteer Driver Schedule

Are you a local senior struggling to get to appointments or the store?

Volunteer Drivers are available to help you move around Bassano as needed. Please click the button below for a printable schedule. .