City of Lethbridge/FCSS Subsidy

This subsidy is made possible through funds that are distributed by the province of Alberta to the City of Lethbridge for the city’s Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) program. Funds are distributed to Crossroads Counselling Centre Society upon approval of our application for funding.

As an organization, we are tremendously thankful for the receipt of this grant funding as it enable us to remove the economic barrier for prospective clients who are residents of the City of Lethbridge and give them access to the counselling services that they seek.

Details of Funding

Based on the information and proof that you provide with your application & on the Maximum Client Portion Scale provide by the City of Lethbridge, we will determine what portion of each session you are required to pay for personally. Upon approval, you qualify for the following sessions:

Individuals – May receive up to six sessions in a twelve consecutive month period. There may be an approved extension of up to four additional sessions as long as you are not receiving couples or family therapy as well.

Couples – May receive up to six sessions as a couple in a twelve consecutive month period. There may be an approved extension of up to four additional sessions for the couple. In addition, each individual receiving couple counselling may receive up to six private sessions with no extension option.

Families – May receive up to six sessions as a family unit in a twelve consecutive month period. There may be an approved extension of up to four additional sessions for the family unit. Individual family members may receive up to six private sessions with no extension option.

Eligibility

You are eligible to apply if

  • you are a resident of the City of Lethbridge

and

  • your combined net family income is less than $65000 per year

and

  • you do not have any benefit coverage or you have exhausted the coverage that you have

Application Process

Step 1 – Complete Application

You can either complete the application yourself by printing the Subsidy Application Form or you can have us assist you in person or via phone.

Step 2 – Gather Proof of Income & Special Expenses

You will need to gather and copy or take screen shots of your proof of income and your special expenses according to the application guidelines.

Bring all of these documents into our office personally or scan (screen shots are acceptable) and email them to info@crossroadscounselling.ca .

Approval

Upon receipt of all of the above mentioned documents, we will process your application and contact you to let you know if you were approved and what portion of the sessions that you are required to pay according to the Maximum Client Portion Scale provide by the City of Lethbridge.

Crossroads Counselling (Internal) Subsidy

This subsidy is made possible through the generous donations of Southern Alberta churches, residents, businesses and grant funders. Check out our current supporters here.

As an organization, we are extremely grateful for the receipt of this generosity as it gives us the ability to remove the economic barrier for prospective clients who are residents of Southern Alberta and give them access to the counselling services that they seek.

Details of Funding

Based on the information and proof that you provide with your application & on the Maximum Client Portion Scale created by Crossroads Counselling Centre, we will determine what portion of each session you are required to pay for personally. Upon approval, you qualify for the following sessions:

Individuals – May receive up to six sessions in a twelve consecutive month period. There may be an approved extension of up to four additional sessions as long as you are not receiving couples or family therapy as well.

Couples – May receive up to six sessions as a couple in a twelve consecutive month period. There may be an approved extension of up to four additional sessions for the couple. In addition, each individual receiving couple counselling may receive up to six private sessions with no extension option.

Families – May receive up to six sessions as a family unit in a twelve consecutive month period. There may be an approved extension of up to four additional sessions for the family unit. Individual family members may receive up to six private sessions with no extension option.

Note: If this funding is being utilized to access sessions in addition to the City Funding sessions and requested by your counsellor, you are limited to only 4 sessions from this funding.

Eligibility

You are eligible to apply if

  • you are a resident of Southern Alberta

and

  • your combined net family income is less than $65000 per year

and

  • you do not have any benefit coverage or you have exhausted the coverage that you have

Application Process

Step 1 – Complete Application

You can either complete the application yourself by printing the Subsidy Application Form or you can have us assist you in person or via phone.

Step 2 – Gather Proof of Income & Special Expenses

You will need to gather and copy or take screen shots of your proof of income and your special expenses according to the application guidelines.

Bring all of these documents into our office personally or scan (screen shots are acceptable) and email them to info@crossroadscounselling.ca .

Approval

Upon receipt of all of the above mentioned documents, we will process your application and contact you to let you know if you were approved and what portion of the sessions that you are required to pay according to the Maximum Client Portion Scale created by Crossroads Counselling Centre Society.

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