Local information about navigating life in and around Okotoks
This information has been vetted through the Town of Okotoks
Two grocery stores in Okotoks, Sobeys and Save On Foods, offer grocer delivery. Orders can be made online.
Town Taxi in Okotoks will pick up and deliver grocery orders that have been paid for – they are charging $10 (you can order online from Walmart.ca for example).
Most drug stores will deliver prescriptions.
The Okotoks Food Bank can help with a hamper delivery if needed. It Takes a Village will help with diapers and formula if extra is needed in the interim. Referrals for this service are through the Okotoks Family Resource Centre.
The Okotoks Family Resource Centre (403-995-2626 or [email protected]) can assist with completing the CERB application and can provide emergency assistance (grocery cards etc) for families in the interim.
Foothills Community Immigrant Services can help to provide support and interpretation if you have clients with language barriers. Okotoks: 403-978-1412 High River: 403-400-0361 High River FCSS can assist with CERB applications (403-652-8620).
The Salvation Army in High River is able to deliver hampers to those quarantined or in self isolation (403-652-2195 Ext 2) – this is a service for High River residents.
All of the schools in the Foothills School Division have resource teams that can assist with grocery cards as well so families with school- aged children may want to reach out to their schools for some support.