Many seniors don't know that filing your income tax return every year, regardless of your income, is an important step in maintaining benefits such as the Alberta Seniors Benefit and the Guaranteed Income Supplement.  Failure to file your tax return may result in a delay in the benefits you receive.
If the thought of doing your taxes is overwhelming, there may be help.  If you are an individual with a low income and a basic tax return, the Community Volunteer Income Tax Program can complete you

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Every month Seniors Outreach holds at least one information meeting in Kneehill County for seniors, their families & interested community members. It's a great opportunity to be informed about issues of seniors' health & wellness and to sample some good food!
On March 15, the Linden Care & Share will hold a potluck supper. After supper, Seniors Outreach will host an information meeting on "The New Medical System and What you Should Know" presented by the Primary Care Network & Al

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Every year, the Kneehill Regional Family & Community Support Services (KRFCSS) hosts Community Discovery Nights throughout Kneehill County.  These free events are a great opportunity to learn what is going on in your community, register for programs and visit with friends.
This month, Linden, Carbon, & Acme will be holding Community Discovery Nights. Terry Schlinker, the Seniors Outreach Community Relations Coordinator will have a booth set up at each of these events. Please stop by to

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Ever wonder how world-class musicians prepare for a performance?  Join us to enjoy a behind-the-scenes look at the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra as they rehearse the works of Beethoven, Chopin, Mozart & Dvorak.
Over the next two months, Seniors Outreach is offering three bus trips for seniors to the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra.  These unique performances take place March 2, March 16, and April 13. Each performance day, the bus will leave Three Hills by 8 am and return by 2:30 pm.  Trans

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