We will enhance the quality of life for individuals, families and communities by ensuring integrated and comprehensive services that remove barriers and create opportunities.
The Human Services Department is comprised of five operational divisions or program areas and contributes to the advancement of human services goals and priorities through the Strategic Community Initiatives Program:
- Business and Human Services Integration
- Children’s Services
- Housing Facilities
- Housing Services
- Income & Support Services
- Strategic Community Initiatives & Funding
The Department endeavors to provide community level response to community and individual needs through partnerships and granting in the Strategic Community Initiatives and Funding. As service system manager in both Children’s Services and Housing Services the Department is responsible for system planning, and administration of granting of various provincial funding programs. Additionally, each of the program areas provide a number of services directly in the community.