Wildfire Evacuees

As of September 18, 2023, the wildfire reception centre has been demobilized.

Information for Evacuees in Red Deer:

  • All evacuees have been asked to return to their homes in the Northwest Territories. As of September 18, The City of Red Deer is no longer providing food or lodging vouchers.
  • Evacuees are encouraged to email disasterassistance@gov.nt.ca or call 1-888-383-4830 if they need further assistance.

Information for Local Hotels & Restaurants:

  • Thank you to all our central Alberta hotels and restaurants that worked with us to support evacuees this summer.
  • Please remember to submit all invoices for reimbursement within 30 days.
  • Questions about reimbursement can be emailed to eoc.finance@reddeer.ca.