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Volunteer & Senior Recognition

Volunteer & Senior Recognition Awards
Business, Civic, Public Service and Golden Heart


Volunteers and Seniors in our community are valued and important to Woodlands County.

These awards recognize deserving individuals throughout the County who have volunteered above and beyond the call of duty, either for their community or the County as a whole.

To celebrate the contributions these special members of our community make, Woodlands County holds special events alternating each year to recognize them and all they do.

Watch this page and Woodlands County's Facebook page for announcements on events.


Learn more: Policy 1907 - Volunteer & Senior Recognition Awards


Contact Community Services for more information.
Phone: 780-778-8400
Email: communityservices@woodlands.ab.ca


Seniors Week 2022


Woodlands County is holding several get togethers for our seniors throughout the County. Seniors will enjoy a nice lunch, activities like yoga and presentations.

Registration is required and choose your location. Doors open at 10:30 am and gatherings will be held at:

  • Anselmo Hall - June 6
  • Westward Hall - June 7
  • Blue Ridge Hall - June 8
  • Goose Lake Hall - June 9
  • Topland Hall - June 10

Register by calling the Woodlands County office at 780-778-8400 or email communityservices@woodlands.ab.ca.

The deadline to register is June 2, 2022.


2021 Volunteer Nominations


Every volunteer plants a seed and their simple act fosters a garden of growth and possibilities in Woodlands County. Woodlands County Council wants to recognize the volunteers who donate their precious time to nurture their community.

There are four (4) categories to choose from:

Golden Heart: An individual who become been involved in the community and unselfishly made personal sacrifices to help others.

CivicA civic or professional organization that has contributed to the betterment of Woodlands County residents.

Business AwardA business that has volunteered above and beyond the call of duty and made a contribution to their community and/or residents in Woodlands County.

Public Service: Public employee(s) (village, town, county, provincial or federal), who volunteered time to address community issues and needs.

Download the Nomination form and submit them to communityservices@woodlands.ab.ca before the deadline, April 30, 2021.

Submissions can be mailed to either the Fort Assiniboine or Whitecourt Administration offices.