Local services

Celebrating and Supporting Our Region

The Wellness Centre

The Wellness Centre aims to provide a safe and nurturing environment where all children and youth have every opportunity to reach their full potential. The facility promotes skill building, self-reliance, personal development, recreation, cultural education and activities, and environmental and community awareness to children ages 6 to 17 years. Services include a children’s after school program, youth drop-in activities, youth leadership programs, a supper program, summer day camp programs, and more.

Hours of Operation
Office: Monday to Friday (10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.)
After School Program: September to June (3:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.)
Summer Day Camp Program: July & August (8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)
Day Programs also run 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Spring Break and P.D. days

Contact
Julia Soucie
Phone: (780) 828-4312
Email: fortmckaywellnesscenter@hotmail.ca

The Mothers of McKay (M.O.M.) Association

The M.O.M. Association is a non-profit society that aims to provide safe, reliable, and beneficial childcare services to the youngest members of our community, allowing parents to pursue education, employment, and respite opportunities. The M.O.M. Association is responsible for the community Daycare, Aboriginal Head Start, Meals on Wheels, and the hot lunch program at the Fort McKay School one day a week.

Daycare: 0-6 years
Aboriginal Head Start: 3 and 4 years old

Hours of Operation
Monday to Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

*During the months of July and August, only a limited number of spaces are available to children of working parents. Prior arrangements must be made. No drop-ins will be accepted.

Contact
Janet McDonald
Phone: (780) 792-8845
Email: jl.mcdonald@live.ca

Tina Black
Phone: (780) 747-3162