Community & Culture

Living in Cochrane

When you move to Cochrane, you can expect hospitality and friendly smiles from residents and business owners alike. There is a strong sense of community, along with an appreciation for the natural beauty that surrounds us.

Truth & Reconciliation

Cochrane honors the culture, heritage and contributions of the First Nations, Inuit and Metis people that have been part of this landscape before colonial settlement occurred.

Support programs & services

Family and Community Support Services and the Family Resource Network are dedicated to fostering, strengthening and stabilizing family and community life for residents in the Cochrane area.

Community grants

Community Investment Grants support art, culture and heritage in Cochrane. They provide financial assistance towards projects, events or capital expenditures that enhance and enrich the community.

Community events

Check out all of the exciting community events taking place in Cochrane! Have an event of your own? Add it to the calendar.

History of Cochrane

Learn about Cochrane's rich history, background and humble beginnings.