Current COVID restrictions

Please note that all services at both Community Resource Centre locations are currently BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.


We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, but for the health and safety of everyone, we would like everyone to please call in advance to book an appointment time.


Bow Island - 403-545-6222

Foremost - 403-867-3077

Forty Mile Regional FCSS

COVID-19 Affects us all.






The Forty Mile Regional FCSS is a community information and referral resource.  FCSS partners with other agencies to meet the needs identified by our community. Some of the programs and services Forty Mile Regional FCSS offers are:


  • Grant Funding & Information
  • Home Help & Handyman Services
  • Volunteer Recognition & Support
  • Referrals to Counseling Agencies
  • Suicide Prevention & Intervention
  • Youth Initiatives & Teen Presentations
  • Respite for Families
  • Playgrounds
  • Literacy Programs
  • Rural Health & Safety
  • Red Cross Babysitting Course
  • Home Alone Course


Assistance & Information for AB Seniors Benefits, Supports for Independence, AISH and various government programs, grants and bursaries.



FCSS Director Community Worker



Bow Island
502 Centre Street
Phone: 403-545-2200
Fax: 403-545-6642
218 Main Street ( Note the new address)
Phone: 403-867-2766
fax: 403-867-2700





Box 100 Bow Island, AB

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Forty Mile Community Resource Centres is a place where persons aged 15 and up are welcome to free help with career and job help. We can help you apply for the most basic of all work-related issues, the Social Insurance Number (SIN), all the way up to assisting with portfolios and advanced resumes.

Forty Mile Community Resource Centres offers local job boards, local volunteer board and post-secondary calendars and student loan information.

Terri-Lynn Arnal                                                  

218 Main Street, Foremost      

fax 403-867-2700
Open Monday  - Wednesday
9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Chris Pinchin

141 5th Ave West, Bow Island


fax:  403-545-6887
Open Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm