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Senior Services

Seniors contribute to our lives each and everyday, let’s make them matter again!
“How do we ensure that family and friends who care for older adults and play such an important role in their lives receive the supports they need? How do we provide supports in communities to make them as age-friendly as possible so that seniors can continue to contribute to society and have the best quality of life?” by Verena Menec (click here for the entire article) 


Phone 780.372-3801
5001 – 50 Street, Box 571
Bashaw, AB T0B 0H0

Chairperson – Helen Weins
Vice Chair – Marg Alexander
Secretary – Sheila Hetchler
Treasurer – Carolyn Hoyle

We have activities weekly, such as Canasta, Floor Curling, and Cribbage.  For more information on our scheduled events, please contact the Happy Gang Centre directly, view the Calendar on the Homepage of this website, or view the Calendar portion of the monthly addition of the Community Connections.


Phone: 780.372-2056
P.O. BAG 2000, 5502 – 56 Avenue
Bashaw, AB T0B 0H0
Manager – Korrine Kohlman
Administrative Assistant – Cathy Unsworth

The Bashaw Meadows has Level 4 & 4D care, Designated Supportive Living as well as Lodge Living all in a newly built beautiful complex at the north end of Bashaw.

Bashaw Meadows is always looking for Volunteers for a variety of positions:  reading, outings, powder, tuck shop, games, one on one.  Interested, please contact 780.372-2056 for more information.


Phone 780.679-2000
4612 – 53 Street
Camrose, AB
Housing Manager – Bonnie Koltusky
Administrative Assistant – Keltie Eekes

The Bethany Group Housing Department looks after Senior Subsidized Apartments at Heritage House 1 & 2 and Lakeside Home located in Bashaw, the Beaver House Located in Ferintosh, and the Nordic Villa Located in New Norway.

Check out www.thebethanygroup.ca website for more information.


BASHAW VALLEY RETREAT CENTRE & LODGE                                   bashawvalley-lodge
Ph:  780.372-3039
Office Manager – Alan Arellano
Cell:  403-597-3941
Box 479, 5430 – 51A Street
Bashaw, AB  T0B 0H0

Website: bashawvalleylodge.ca
Email:  office@bashawvalleylodge.ca

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Situated on five beautifully landscaped acres with a gateway access to the Bashaw Valley Nature Path, our lodge is well suited to host guests for overnight stays. Our goal is to be your host for accommodations and food &Beverage services for your events, training seminars, personal and spiritual growth workshops, life experience focused studies, visual and performing arts and exhibits, and health and wellness workshops. Think of us whenever you’re planning a family gathering, wedding, anniversary, and a host of other reasons to have a celebration. Choose from our outdoor courtyard, indoor function rooms, and for large groups consider our beautiful landscaped grounds.  

We would be delighted to be at your service. Thank you.

Parking on site.

For information and reservations and to learn more about our services and availability, or to discuss you needs with a professional hospitality team, contact us by email: office@bashawvalleylodge.ca or call us 780.372.3039 and you can call or text me, Sam Kirsch, Lodge Manager, directly at 403.597.3941.

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Providing support services for all ages!

Meals on Wheels
Community Supports
Food Bank
Senior Services
(Computer Support, Referrals, General Assistance)

Family Wellness (Roots of Empathy, Counselling services for all ages, Literacy, Theater Arts, Arts Infusion, Mentoring)
Volunteer Services
Home Support

For information on any of these programs, or if you require additional supports, please contact our office at:

Email: bdssoffice1@gmail.com
4909-50 Street, Box 568
Bashaw, AB T0B 0H0
Phone 780.372-4074
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