Home » Services » Family & Community Support Services » Families Matter Diversion Program

Families Matter Diversion Program

This program, offered through the Athabasca County FCSS, is a voluntary, community-based program designed to assist families in overcoming challenges and building skills necessary to ensure a safe, healthy and resilient home.

The Families Matter Diversion Counselors can work with you to:

  • Understand the exact nature of the challenges you face; whether it is parenting stress, grief/loss, community resource support, addictions, mental health, etc.
  • Tap into the resources you already have or search out community resources that you may need.
  • Draw on individual and family strengths to help you set personal goals for positive change.
  • Help you work towards and maintain those positive changes.

The Families Matter Diversion Counselors cover surrounding communities including Boyle, Grassland, Rochester, Calling Lake, Wandering River, Summer Villages, Colinton, the County of Athabasca and the Town of Athabasca.

ALL SERVICES ARE CONFIDENTIAL AND FREE OF CHARGE.