Living in Red Deer

Red Deer has all the amenities you need: great school systems, well-equipped hospitals and health centres. There's always lots to learn at our libraries and museums.

Neighbourhood Life

We believe every neighbourhood is vibrant and has something to offer!

Red Deer Regional Hospital Centre

Hospitals and Health Facilities

Whether it's hospital, long term, cancer, mental health or public health care you require, Red Deer is home to many health facilities to care for your health.

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Police (RCMP)

Links to Red Deer RCMP, detachment information, who to call and more.

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Libraries

Red Deer is home to four libraries: the Red Deer Public Library, the Dawe Centre Library, the Timberlands Library and the Red Deer College Library. Find out more about these facilities.

Red Deer Museum and Art Gallery

Museums

Red Deer boasts five museums and interpretive centres. Find out more about these great facilities.

Lindsay Thurber Comprehensive High School

Schools

With public, Catholic and private schools, and programs like French Immersion, Red Deer has the right school for you. If it's post-secondary you're after, Red Deer College offers over 80 programs to suit your goals.

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211 Alberta

211 is here to help you find the right community and social services. You can dial 2-1-1 to speak to an Information & Referral Specialist, or search our online community resource directory.

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Volunteer Central

Volunteer Central is Central Alberta’s volunteer centre, they promote and encourage volunteering in Red Deer and Central Alberta.

News & Notices

Mayor Veer responds to 2020/2021 IIHF...

September 17, 2020

Today, the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) and Hockey Canada announced the status of the 2020/2021 World Junior Hockey Championship, which was scheduled to take place in Red Deer and Edmonton this year.

Lane closures on Ross Street

September 17, 2020

Red Deer drivers can expect traffic disruptions downtown on Ross Street and 48 Avenue between September 21 and 25 due to construction in the area.

Transit full service starts

September 16, 2020

October 4 is the day: the new transit system will shift to full service capacity. On August 23, Red Deer Transit launched its new routes and schedules at a reduced level of service in response to COVID-19.