There is an extensive resource library at the FCSS office with reference material, information and books all pertaining to the following Categories:

  • Children and Teens
  • Community Issues
  • Home and family
  • Mental and Physical Health
  • Professional and Financial Resources
  • Relationships
  • Self-improvement
  • Senior information
  • Violence and Abuse
  • and other topics

These resources can be signed out for free and are available for pick-up Monday – Thursday.

Local Websites:

Town of Vulcan Municipal Government Mayor, Tom Grant
Chief Administrative Officer, Kim Fath
Municipal Office


Vulcan County Municipal Government Reeve Rod Ruark
Chief Administrative Officer,
Leo Ludwig
Municipal Office
Arrowwood Municipal Government Mayor, Matt Crane
Chief Administrative Officer, Christopher Northcott
Municipal Office
Carmangay Municipal Government Mayor, Stacy Hovde
Chief Administrative Officer, Heather O’Halloran
Municipal Office
Champion Municipal Government Mayor, Jamie Smith
Chief Administrative Officer,
Patrick Bergen
Municipal Office
Lomond Municipal Government Mayor, Brad Koch
Chief Administrative Officer, Tracy Doram
Municipal Office
Milo Municipal Government Mayor, Scott Schroeder
Chief Administrative Officer, Wendy Hingley
Municipal Office


Distress Centre, 403-266-4357

Canadian Red Cross, Central 1-888-800-6493 central number for personal disasters, causing a family to leave their home.

Rowan House Emergency Shelter, emergency shelter and support for women fleeing domestic abuse, community outreach and healthy relationship workshops , 403-652-3316, email:

Homelessness emergency, Vulcan Regional Food Bank Society
Lori Branden

Crisis Hotline, 403-485-5846
24 hour 1-877-303-2642

Family Violence Info Line, 1-403-310-1818

Need Help?

Vulcan RCMP– 165075A Range Road 244. Vulcan, AB T0L 2B0, Complaint: 403-485-2266. Admin: 403-485-2267.

Vulcan Regional Victim Services Society – Support and information for victims or crime and tragedy

Contact:  403-485-6163, or their website:

Problem Gambling Resources Network 780-461-1259, website:

Alcoholics Anonymous
403-777-1212 Calgary, 403-327-8049 Lethbridge

Foothills Community Counselling Program
Unit 101, 303 – 9 Avenue SW, High River

Intake & general information: 403-603-3549


Beverly Edwards RN BN, Mental Health Clinician
620 Elizabeth St S Vulcan AB
Phone : 403-485-3356, Fax 403-485-2336

Rural Addictions and Mental Health Services- High River AB
Catharine Mcfee – 406-652-8340, Intake: 1-877-652-4700
Short and long term counselling services include outreach, geriatric, addiction and psychiatric consultation

Claresholm Centre for Mental Health and Addictions
403-682-3520 Claresholm AB

ADDAC Gambling Info, 403-297-3071

Addiction Resource – understanding addiction substances guide, website:

American Society of Addiction Medicine – promotes drug abuse prevention and treatment, website:

Article on the effects of illegal drugs on your heart by ACLS Training Centre:

Helpful resource about addiction and substance abuse from

‘Guide to Teen Drug Addiction’ — written by their team at, a free web resource on teen addiction — addresses the issues parents and teens face while battling teen substance abuse.  It explores questions such as “What Causes Teen Addiction?”, “How Can I Tell If My Team Has a Problem?”, and “What Can I Do?”.

“How to Teach Children about Money, from Toddlers to Teens” article by Michael Pearl on “The Simple Dollar” website.  Here is the link to their website and article –

Living in Vulcan: Other local services

Wheat Country Special Needs, Marie Schooten, email:, phone: 403-652-9533

McBride Career Group – Career counseling, workshops , resume writing

Vulcan Library Tuesdays
Appointment necessary – call toll free 1-844-601-2660

Get-A-Way Youth Centre 
Mondays & Wednesdays 4-8 pm, Fridays 2-8 pm
Carmen Pelletier 403-485-2106, email:

Rainbow Literacy and Learning Society

110 – 1st Ave South, Vulcan

403-485-3107, email, website:

Healthy Minds/Healthy Children (HM/HC) website of clinical consultation and educational services:

Community Education Services (CES) provides education for parents, paraprofessionals and professionals through their expert speakers (TeleHealth videoconference viewing available, 2 online at your computer topics (Drugs and Teens, and Co-Parenting) and coming in 2016 WEBINARS for anywhere/anytime access! Click here for their Fall 2015 newsletter of topics:


Triple P Parenting Online – Your Personal Parenting Program 24/7 

Raising kids can be tough. You’d love some advice you can trust, but don’t really want to go to a parenting class. Perhaps you’re too busy, or the program you are looking for is not available in your community. Sounds like Triple P Online could be perfect for you!

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(Click on each one below to direct you to their website)

Vulcan Daycare                                                                                  403-485-2945

Vulcan Regional Victim Services                                                   403-485-6163

Rainbow Literacy Society                                                                  403-485-3107

Town of Vulcan Recreation                                                             403-485-2554

Vulcan County Kidsport                                                                   403-485-2554

Vulcan County Health and Wellness Foundation


Arrowwood (Mary Block) Library                 403-534-3932

Carmangay Municipal Library                       403-643-3777

Champion Municipal Library                         403-897-3099

Lomond Community Library                         403-792-3934

Milo Municipal Library                                   403-599-3850

Vulcan Municipal Library                               403-485- 2571


Arrowwood School (Pre-school-Gr. 9)                                   403-534-3825

Brant Christian School (K-Gr. 12)                                            403-684-3752

Carmangay Outreach School (Gr. 7-12)                                  403-643-2576

Champion School (Pre-school- Gr.9)                                      403-897-3831

County Central High School (Gr. 7-12)                                   403-485-2223

Hope Christian School (Gr.1-12)                                               403-897-3019

Lomond School (Pre-school-Gr.12)                                          403-792-3620

Milo Community School (Pre-school- Gr.9)                          403-599-3817

Vulcan Outreach School (Gr.10-12)                                         403-485-6180

Vulcan Prairieview Elementary (Pre-school-Gr.6)              403-485-2074

And More: