2018-2020 Red Deer & District Family and Community Support Services Funding Allocation
In advance of the 2018-2020 Red Deer & District Family and Community Support Services Request for Proposals process, it is strongly encouraged that potential applicants complete the Self-Assessment Tool to help determine eligibility for funding. Also attached are Appendix 1 & 2 that provide supporting information for the Self-Assessment Tool questions.
FCSS Funding Categories
FCSS provides funding to nonprofit agencies, school boards and partner municipalities to deliver social services, supports or programs that meet the criteria of the FCSS Act.
Currently, FCSS projects are funded in one of five categories:
- Children and Youth
- Community Development
A listing of the 2015 - 2017 FCSS Funded Projects with contact information is available in the FCSS Funded Projects 2015–2017 Brochure (pdf)
2015 - 2017 FCSS Funded Agencies & Programs
Red Deer and District FCSS 2015 - 2017 Funding Decisions
Did you know 60 per cent of FCSS indirect service budget is focused on children, youth and families?
FCSS Funding Cycle
Red Deer & District FCSS provides operational funding on a three year basis. Allocation of funding for the three year cycle of 2015, 2016 and 2017 has already been determined.
If there is an increase in funding, then additional funding opportunities may occur during this time period. If not, then the next FCSS funding call, for Red Deer & District FCSS, will be in January 2017 for funding for 2018, 2019 and 2020. In the meantime, the only remaining FCSS funding available is Agency Capacity Building Grant which has as annual budget of approximately $30,000 per year.