Community Support & Education:
“Community Volunteer Income Tax Program”
This program is designed for those individuals who are unable to complete their own income tax returns. It runs from March 1 through to April 30 annually. If community members meet the income eligibility criteria, they may be eligible to have their Income Tax returns completed through, the Community Volunteer Income Tax Program, where local volunteers complete simple Income Tax returns for those individuals who qualify for the program.
"Colour Me Happy"
Colouring is not just an activity to keep children occupied; colouring is also for adults! Colouring books designed for adults are key tools used to promote, and generate wellness, relaxation, and stress relief! Let us help you, bring joy to your life one colouring page at a time!
Who is this program for? Adults 18 years and older can sign out a colouring kit, free of charge. All supplies are included in the kit (adult colouring book, markers, pencil crayons, pencil sharpener, and information sheet)are contained in a tote bag. Kits can be signed out for 4-months, with an opportunity to renew the kits.
“Tea at Two”
Throughout the year, the Nanton Quality of Life Foundation coordinates the Tea at This program offers a variety of workshops and events that provide community members with information on a variety of topics. Topics of presentation include: Compassionate Homecare, Government Income and Benefit programs for Seniors, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder, Herbal Health Remedies, Gardening for your Health and Medical Aids for Seniors and/or people with Disabilities, Family and Domestic Violence, Defensive Driving in the Winter.
“Nanton Interagency Working Group Meetings”
The Nanton Quality of Life Foundation chairs and records the minutes for monthly Nanton Interagency Working Group meetings. These meetings are held at the Nanton Family Resource Centre and aim to support communication and networking among local service providers. Nanton Interagency meetings are hosted bi-monthly on the fourth Tuesday of the month (except June, July and August) starting in September. Meetings start at 12:00 pm. These are open meetings, and everyone is welcome!
For an updated schedule for 2018/19 Nanton Interagency Working Group meetings, please click here.