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Town offering additional COVID-19 supports to assist Devon community

Information for seniors and additional resources available at devon.ca/covid19

The Town of Devon has identified senior support programs and compiled various resources for local businesses and residents to provide assistance during the COVID-19 situation.

Support for Devon Seniors/Residents in Need

Everyone’s Community Bus – No Fee to Ride

  • We have suspended all out of Town services for the bus, but our in-Town service is still available. Bus hours will vary to accommodate extended early access for seniors/disabled residents only.

  • Call 780-910-1960 to book your ride on our community bus.

Shopping Support – No Fee Grocery Delivery & Senior Shopping Hours

  • Hardy's Independent Grocer is offering a seniors only shopping hour starting Thursday, Mar. 19 every Tuesday and Thursday from 7-8 a.m. until further notice.

  • If you live in Devon and are a senior/have a disability who is unable to get to the grocery store, your local church may be able to provide assistance.

  • Town of Devon staff may also assist seniors/those in need by doing their shopping and delivering it to their doorstep.

Medical Appointment Support

  • For medical appointments outside of Devon, the Town has coordinated with the Drive Happiness Senior Assistance Program to assist residents.

  • For medical appointments within Devon, the Devon Community Bus is available within Town on Tuesdays and Thursdays and has waived the $5 ride all day fee at this time.

Additional Support & Resources for Businesses and Residents

  • Links to additional resources for businesses and residents are available at devon.ca/covid19.

Stay up to date on all COVID-19 related information from the province at alberta.ca/covid19.

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For more information contact: 

Justin Janke
Communications Coordinator
Town of Devon
P: 780-987-8302
E: JJanke@devon.ca

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