Building strength in our region.

Seniors Program

Seniors Outreach, Coordinated Community Response, Age Friendly Community and Seniors Groups.

Elder Abuse

Learn the signs of elder abuse, how to protect yourself and loved ones, and how to find help.

Service Directory

Find services and connect with people, businesses and resources in our community.

Community Initiatives

Programs to increase connectedness in the community.

Seniors Program

Seniors Outreach, Coordinated Community Response, Age Friendly Community and Seniors Groups.

Elder Abuse

Learn the signs of elder abuse, how to protect yourself and loved ones, and how to find help.

Service Directory

Find services and connect with people, businesses and resources in our community.

Community Initiatives

Programs to help seniors and the community find strength.

Seniors Program

Seniors Outreach, Coordinated Community Response, Age Friendly Community and Seniors Groups.

Elder Abuse

Learn the signs of elder abuse, how to protect yourself and loved ones, and how to find help.

Service Directory

Find services and connect with people, businesses and resources in our community.

Community Initiatives

Programs to help seniors and the community find strength.

About
St. Aidan’s

St. Aidan’s is a local social profit organization that was established in 1973, with a vision of creating a positive community impact in Fort McMurray and Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo.

Our focus is to serve, empower and unlock the potential with our programs and community partnerships.

Leaders in areas for seniors advocacy
Delivering services to meet the needs of seniors
Creating partnerships that empower people and the community
Working in collaboration to provide quality services to seniors
Connecting local seniors with services, events and volunteers
Identifying gaps and missing services for seniors

Upcoming Events

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
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Family Flicks: Incredible 2 Movie 6:00 pm
Family Flicks: Incredible 2 Movie @ Wood Buffalo Regional Library
Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Family Flicks: Incredible 2 Movie @ Wood Buffalo Regional Library
Join us in the Syncrude Program Room for a showing of Incredibles 2! We’ll provide the popcorn. No registration required.
Fort McMurray Multi-sport Have-a-Go Day 10:00 am
Fort McMurray Multi-sport Have-a-Go Day @ St. Gabriel's School
Dec 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Fort McMurray Multi-sport Have-a-Go Day @ St. Gabriel's School
This is a FREE event and will give everyone of all levels a chance to come out and try some wheelchair sports with skilled leaders. Equipment will be supplied to those who require it. During[...]
Winter Market 10:00 am
Winter Market @ Walter & Gladys Hill School
Dec 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Winter Market @ Walter & Gladys Hill School
We will be hosting our Annual Winter Market where there will be many different vendors. Make this event your one stop shopping event. If your interested in having your own table at our Winter Market[...]
Mayor and Councillors Holly Jolly Party 5:00 pm
Mayor and Councillors Holly Jolly Party @ Jubilee Plaza-next to Jubilee Centre
Dec 1 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Mayor and Councillors Holly Jolly Party @ Jubilee Plaza-next to Jubilee Centre
  Celebrate the holiday season with neighbours, friends, and family! All residents and visitors are invited to the Mayor and Councillors’ Holly Jolly Party at Jubilee Plaza. Come enjoy cocoa and cookies with Council, whimsical[...]
Santa Claus Parade 6:00 pm
Santa Claus Parade @ Along Franklin Ave, From Riedel Street to Morrison Street
Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Santa Claus Parade @ Along Franklin Ave, From Riedel Street to Morrison Street
This annual parade brings Santa to town with a massive parade of light and festive music through the downtown core. We welcome all community groups, corporate companies and individuals to participate by registering online from[...]
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Bingo 12:00 pm
Bingo @ Royal Canadian Legion Branch 165
Dec 2 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come to the Legion for Bingo every Sunday! Accumulating Loonie Pot, Toonie Pot and Bonanza Prizes, A meat draw and door prizes so there are lots of chances to win. Plus, our WWII Veteran Bruce[...]
Keepsake Christmas 3:00 pm
Keepsake Christmas @ Northlife Fellowship Baptist Church
Dec 2 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Keepsake Christmas @ Northlife Fellowship Baptist Church
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Walk on the ARC 9:30 pm
Walk on the ARC @ Anzac Recreation Centre
Dec 3 @ 9:30 pm – 10:45 pm
Walk on the ARC @ Anzac Recreation Centre
Anzac Recreation Centre and Alberta Health Services would like to invite all seniors +55 to Walk On the Arc at Anzac Recreation Centre. Coffee to follow. Benefits of Physical Activity: Helps maintain the ability to[...]
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Walk On The Island 9:30 am
Walk On The Island @ MacDonald Island Track
Dec 4 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
The Walk On program for Seniors has been extended at MacDonald Island!! An excellent activity for our Seniors to remain active in the community physically, mentally, and socially, and it’s FREE!! With free coffee to follow.[...]
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ELL Conversation Group 10:30 am
ELL Conversation Group @ Wood Buffalo Regional Library
Dec 5 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Audience: 18+ The ELL Conversation Group is for community members who want the opportunity to practice and improve their English ability. We will focus on speaking, reading and writing, with a different topic covered at[...]
Table Tennis Club 7:00 pm
Table Tennis Club @ Holy Trinity High School
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Table Tennis Club @ Holy Trinity High School
The Fort McMurray Table Tennis Club encourages people of all ages and skill levels to come enjoy the game and meet new people. Whether it is your first time or you are a seasoned professional,[...]
Walk on the ARC 9:30 pm
Walk on the ARC @ Anzac Recreation Centre
Dec 5 @ 9:30 pm – 10:45 pm
Walk on the ARC @ Anzac Recreation Centre
Anzac Recreation Centre and Alberta Health Services would like to invite all seniors +55 to Walk On the Arc at Anzac Recreation Centre. Coffee to follow. Benefits of Physical Activity: Helps maintain the ability to[...]
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Walk On The Island 9:30 am
Walk On The Island @ MacDonald Island Track
Dec 6 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
The Walk On program for Seniors has been extended at MacDonald Island!! An excellent activity for our Seniors to remain active in the community physically, mentally, and socially, and it’s FREE!! With free coffee to follow.[...]
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What About You? 10:00 am
What About You? @ Eagle Ridge YMCA
Dec 7 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
What About You? @ Eagle Ridge YMCA
Winter Gala 7:00 pm
Winter Gala @ Suncor Energy Centre of Performing Arts
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Winter Gala @ Suncor Energy Centre of Performing Arts
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Heritage Village Holiday Celebration 1:00 pm
Heritage Village Holiday Celebration @ Heritage Village
Dec 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Heritage Village Holiday Celebration @ Heritage Village
Come join us in celebrating the holiday season with a day of festive fun at Heritage Village! Find a gift for everyone on your list in our Christmas Gift Shop, enjoy family friendly activities like[...]
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Bingo 12:00 pm
Bingo @ Royal Canadian Legion Branch 165
Dec 9 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come to the Legion for Bingo every Sunday! Accumulating Loonie Pot, Toonie Pot and Bonanza Prizes, A meat draw and door prizes so there are lots of chances to win. Plus, our WWII Veteran Bruce[...]
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Carpet Bowling 2:30 pm
Carpet Bowling @ MacDonald Island Park Fieldhouse
Dec 10 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
If you are 55+ and looking for something to do on Mondays, come give carpet bowling a try, absolutely free, no membership required!!
Walk on the ARC 9:30 pm
Walk on the ARC @ Anzac Recreation Centre
Dec 10 @ 9:30 pm – 10:45 pm
Walk on the ARC @ Anzac Recreation Centre
Anzac Recreation Centre and Alberta Health Services would like to invite all seniors +55 to Walk On the Arc at Anzac Recreation Centre. Coffee to follow. Benefits of Physical Activity: Helps maintain the ability to[...]
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Walk On The Island 9:30 am
Walk On The Island @ MacDonald Island Track
Dec 11 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
The Walk On program for Seniors has been extended at MacDonald Island!! An excellent activity for our Seniors to remain active in the community physically, mentally, and socially, and it’s FREE!! With free coffee to follow.[...]
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Anzac Senior Activity Day 1:00 pm
Anzac Senior Activity Day @ Anzac Rec Centre
Dec 12 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Anzac Senior’s Activity Day 2nd Wednesday of each month from 1-3 in the Anzac Rec Centre Senior Room.
YMM Christmas Light Tour 5:00 pm
YMM Christmas Light Tour @ Royal Canadian Legion #165
Dec 12 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
YMM Christmas Light Tour @ Royal Canadian Legion #165
Table Tennis Club 7:00 pm
Table Tennis Club @ Holy Trinity High School
Dec 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Table Tennis Club @ Holy Trinity High School
The Fort McMurray Table Tennis Club encourages people of all ages and skill levels to come enjoy the game and meet new people. Whether it is your first time or you are a seasoned professional,[...]
Walk on the ARC 9:30 pm
Walk on the ARC @ Anzac Recreation Centre
Dec 12 @ 9:30 pm – 10:45 pm
Walk on the ARC @ Anzac Recreation Centre
Anzac Recreation Centre and Alberta Health Services would like to invite all seniors +55 to Walk On the Arc at Anzac Recreation Centre. Coffee to follow. Benefits of Physical Activity: Helps maintain the ability to[...]
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Walk On The Island 9:30 am
Walk On The Island @ MacDonald Island Track
Dec 13 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
The Walk On program for Seniors has been extended at MacDonald Island!! An excellent activity for our Seniors to remain active in the community physically, mentally, and socially, and it’s FREE!! With free coffee to follow.[...]
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Golden Years Society Annual Christmas Party 6:00 pm
Golden Years Society Annual Christmas Party @ Goldern Years Society
Dec 14 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Members $20.00 Non members $25.00 Seniors Only Supper at 6:00 GYS Singers Dance to music of Don Grose
Newfie’s Neil’s Christmas Special 8:00 pm
Newfie’s Neil’s Christmas Special @ East Coast Kitchen & Bar
Dec 14 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Newfie’s Neil’s Christmas Special @ East Coast Kitchen & Bar
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A Free Christmas Musical 7:00 pm
A Free Christmas Musical @ Northlife Fellowship Baptist Church
Dec 15 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
A Free Christmas Musical @ Northlife Fellowship Baptist Church
Tom Jackson- Huron Carole 8:00 pm
Tom Jackson- Huron Carole @ Keyano Theatre
Dec 15 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Tom Jackson- Huron Carole @ Keyano Theatre
Tom Jackson, star of North of 60 and Juno and Gemini award nominee, returns to Keyano with the Huron Carole, a celebration of Christmas with song and storytelling
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A Free Christmas Musical 10:30 am
A Free Christmas Musical @ Northlife Fellowship Baptist Church
Dec 16 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
A Free Christmas Musical @ Northlife Fellowship Baptist Church
Bingo 12:00 pm
Bingo @ Royal Canadian Legion Branch 165
Dec 16 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come to the Legion for Bingo every Sunday! Accumulating Loonie Pot, Toonie Pot and Bonanza Prizes, A meat draw and door prizes so there are lots of chances to win. Plus, our WWII Veteran Bruce[...]
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Walk on the ARC 9:30 pm
Walk on the ARC @ Anzac Recreation Centre
Dec 17 @ 9:30 pm – 10:45 pm
Walk on the ARC @ Anzac Recreation Centre
Anzac Recreation Centre and Alberta Health Services would like to invite all seniors +55 to Walk On the Arc at Anzac Recreation Centre. Coffee to follow. Benefits of Physical Activity: Helps maintain the ability to[...]
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Walk On The Island 9:30 am
Walk On The Island @ MacDonald Island Track
Dec 18 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
The Walk On program for Seniors has been extended at MacDonald Island!! An excellent activity for our Seniors to remain active in the community physically, mentally, and socially, and it’s FREE!! With free coffee to follow.[...]
ELL Conversation Group 10:30 am
ELL Conversation Group @ Wood Buffalo Regional Library
Dec 18 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Audience: 18+ The ELL Conversation Group is for community members who want the opportunity to practice and improve their English ability. We will focus on speaking, reading and writing, with a different topic covered at[...]
Seniors’ Social-Christmas Luncheon 2:00 pm
Seniors’ Social-Christmas Luncheon @ Syncrude Program Room
Dec 18 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Seniors’ Social-Christmas Luncheon @ Syncrude Program Room
‘Tis the season for our Christmas Luncheon! Join us for a tasty meal, holiday music, a greeting card station, Christmas games and more! Free for ages 50+. Registration is required and opens December 1. Register[...]
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Movie Night @ The Library 6:00 pm
Movie Night @ The Library @ Wood Buffalo Regional Library
Dec 19 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Movie Night @ The Library @ Wood Buffalo Regional Library
On the third Thursday of each month, teens & adults (13+) are invited to join us at Blockbusters & Books! Each month we’ll show a blockbuster film and have a collection of books on hand[...]
Table Tennis Club 7:00 pm
Table Tennis Club @ Holy Trinity High School
Dec 19 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Table Tennis Club @ Holy Trinity High School
The Fort McMurray Table Tennis Club encourages people of all ages and skill levels to come enjoy the game and meet new people. Whether it is your first time or you are a seasoned professional,[...]
Walk on the ARC 9:30 pm
Walk on the ARC @ Anzac Recreation Centre
Dec 19 @ 9:30 pm – 10:45 pm
Walk on the ARC @ Anzac Recreation Centre
Anzac Recreation Centre and Alberta Health Services would like to invite all seniors +55 to Walk On the Arc at Anzac Recreation Centre. Coffee to follow. Benefits of Physical Activity: Helps maintain the ability to[...]
20
Walk On The Island 9:30 am
Walk On The Island @ MacDonald Island Track
Dec 20 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
The Walk On program for Seniors has been extended at MacDonald Island!! An excellent activity for our Seniors to remain active in the community physically, mentally, and socially, and it’s FREE!! With free coffee to follow.[...]
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Bingo 12:00 pm
Bingo @ Royal Canadian Legion Branch 165
Dec 23 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come to the Legion for Bingo every Sunday! Accumulating Loonie Pot, Toonie Pot and Bonanza Prizes, A meat draw and door prizes so there are lots of chances to win. Plus, our WWII Veteran Bruce[...]
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Walk on the ARC 9:30 pm
Walk on the ARC @ Anzac Recreation Centre
Dec 24 @ 9:30 pm – 10:45 pm
Walk on the ARC @ Anzac Recreation Centre
Anzac Recreation Centre and Alberta Health Services would like to invite all seniors +55 to Walk On the Arc at Anzac Recreation Centre. Coffee to follow. Benefits of Physical Activity: Helps maintain the ability to[...]
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Table Tennis Club 7:00 pm
Table Tennis Club @ Holy Trinity High School
Dec 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Table Tennis Club @ Holy Trinity High School
The Fort McMurray Table Tennis Club encourages people of all ages and skill levels to come enjoy the game and meet new people. Whether it is your first time or you are a seasoned professional,[...]
Walk on the ARC 9:30 pm
Walk on the ARC @ Anzac Recreation Centre
Dec 26 @ 9:30 pm – 10:45 pm
Walk on the ARC @ Anzac Recreation Centre
Anzac Recreation Centre and Alberta Health Services would like to invite all seniors +55 to Walk On the Arc at Anzac Recreation Centre. Coffee to follow. Benefits of Physical Activity: Helps maintain the ability to[...]
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Walk On The Island 9:30 am
Walk On The Island @ MacDonald Island Track
Dec 27 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
The Walk On program for Seniors has been extended at MacDonald Island!! An excellent activity for our Seniors to remain active in the community physically, mentally, and socially, and it’s FREE!! With free coffee to follow.[...]
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Grand Ole YMM Opry 6:30 pm
Grand Ole YMM Opry @ Northern Light Hospital Cafeteria
Nov 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Grand Ole YMM Opry @ Northern Light Hospital Cafeteria
Bingo 12:00 pm
Bingo @ Royal Canadian Legion Branch 165
Dec 30 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come to the Legion for Bingo every Sunday! Accumulating Loonie Pot, Toonie Pot and Bonanza Prizes, A meat draw and door prizes so there are lots of chances to win. Plus, our WWII Veteran Bruce[...]
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The Craze 12:00 pm
The Craze @ MacDonald Island Park
Dec 31 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The Craze @ MacDonald Island Park
The Craze Presented by Syncrude is back!!! Once again, MacDonald Island Park is opening its doors for all to come enjoy a free family-friendly New Year’s Eve Party! The Craze Presented by Syncrude features free[...]

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Making a difference

The past year has been impactful at St. Aidan’s Society.
  • An increase in the direct contact with seniors in their homes by the Seniors Outreach team.
  • Successful completion of the Coordinated Community Response to Elder Abuse. Our Region now has a coordinated response, including a local number to call for help.
  • With regular monthly Interagency meetings we have  provided the opportunity to connect agencies and foster partnerships as well as share upcoming events and information.

Home Visits

to seniors made by the Seniors Outreach Team

Interagency Meetings

connected 56 agencies

Coordinated Community Response

to Elder Abuse was successfully completed

How can St. Aidan’s Society help YOU?

Address

West Entrance
Redpoll Centre @ Shell Place
1 C. A. Knight Way
Fort McMurray, AB T9H 5C5


T. (780) 743-4370

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