Albertans are invited to celebrate Alberta Day this September
Alberta

Albertans are invited to celebrate Alberta Day this September

News ReleaseCome celebrate Alberta’s story Albertans are invited to celebrate Alberta Day this September. To recognize the first official Alberta Day, free public events are taking place across the province from Sept. 1 to 3. Visit the legislature in Edmonton and Prince’s Island Park in Calgary to enjoy concerts featuring homegrown Alberta talent. A made-in-Alberta … Continue reading

New plan for taking meaningful action to address racism will help build  more welcoming, inclusive province for all Albertans
Alberta

New plan for taking meaningful action to address racism will help build more welcoming, inclusive province for all Albertans

News ReleaseA new road map for combating racism A new plan for taking meaningful action to address racism will help build a more welcoming and inclusive province for all Albertans. Alberta’s Anti-Racism Action Plan outlines the Alberta government’s commitment to play a leading role in addressing racism. The plan outlines actions that will help educate … Continue reading

Immunocompromised Albertans eligible for fourth dose
Alberta / covid 19

Immunocompromised Albertans eligible for fourth dose

News Release Immunocompromised Albertans eligible for fourth dose More than 80,000 Albertans will soon be able to receive fourth doses of COVID-19 vaccine to bolster immunity. In line with recommendations from the National Advisory Committee on Immunization (NACI) and the Alberta Advisory Committee on Immunization (AACI), individuals aged 18 and older who have specific immunocompromising … Continue reading

New rent support for Albertans between jobs
Alberta / covid 19

New rent support for Albertans between jobs

News ReleaseNew rent support for Albertans between jobs Alberta’s government will launch a new Temporary Rent Assistance Benefit for eligible Albertans on May 1. Under the redesigned Rent Supplement Program, the new temporary benefit provides a subsidy for working households with low income or those between jobs. Support is available for up to two years … Continue reading

Alberta

Government enacts utility relief measures to support Albertans

News Release Government enacts utility relief measures to support Albertans Government will introduce legislation that will allow Albertans and businesses to defer electricity and natural gas utility payments. Bill 14, the Utility Payment Deferral Program Act, will be introduced on May 6, when the legislature reconvenes.   Government announced supportive measures to provide immediate financial relief … Continue reading

Alberta

Asian History Month celebrates rich history of Asian Albertans

News ReleaseAsian Heritage Month: Joint statement Minister of Culture, Multiculturalism and Status of Women Leela Sharon Aheer, Minister of Seniors and Housing Josephine Pon, and Associate Minister of Mental Health and Addictions Jason Luan issued the following statements on Asian History Month: “This month, we celebrate Asian History Month to recognize the legacy of Asian … Continue reading