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Volunteer & Senior Recognition

Volunteer & Senior Recognition Awards

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

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

The deadline to register is June 2, 2022.

2023 Volunteer Nominations (NOMINATIONS CLOSED)

Who has been stepping up in Woodlands County? Community Services wants to recognize the incredible volunteers who donate their precious time to make a difference in their community and the businesses that support them.

There are four (4) categories to choose from:

Youth Leadership: These youth are an example to their peers and the community. They show leadership at school, on their sports team, arts and culture group, or within a local business or non-profit.
*Ages 10 to 24 years

Community SpiritThis person makes a difference in their community through their volunteer activities and works together with others to help set up events and initiatives.

Caring BusinessBusiness champions who donate to community-focused initiatives and support their employee's dedication to helping the community.
ie: staff volunteering as a fire fighter

Volunteer Pioneer: A volunteer contributing more than 20 years. Their passion helps lead others to begin volunteering.

Nominees must be a Woodlands County resident or business owner. 

Download the Nomination form and submit them to before the deadline, April 7, 2023.

Submissions can be mailed to or dropped off at either the Fort Assiniboine or Whitecourt administration offices.