Financial Support

We recognize that many residents may be facing uncertain economic times and new financial challenges.


Are your stressed about your financial situation?
Do you have a difficult time paying for all your expenses each month?

The FIRM Program is to support and educate individuals and families to better understand their personal finances, budgeting, reduce financial stress, and empower them to reach their financial goals. The program is offered either individually or in group format.

Individual and Family Support:

An intake assessment session is completed to determine the needs of the client. This could include identifying financial issues that are causing stress and worry, determining financial resources, and potential goals may be discussed.

First and/or subsequent sessions provide:

  • Personal asset coaching
  • Basic money management skills
  • Creating a manageable budget
  • Debt repayment plans
  • Banking information
  • Resource information

Group Information Sessions:

Information sessions are offered to provide participants with an introduction to basic money management skills and an understanding of financial wellbeing. Sessions help participants identify knowledge and skills they already possess as well as identify areas where they may want additional information or support.

For more information or to access the FIRM program Individual or Group sessions please contact FCSS.

Do you qualify for the Seniors Property Tax Support Program?

Visit the webpage to find out if you qualify for a $500 rebate on your property taxes.

Additional Financial Management Resources: