How to Get Involved: Theme 2 - Education and Wellness

  • Donate! There are many valuable organizations in town that would put your time or donations to good use. To name a few, clothes or unwanted household items can go to the Share Shop, food to the Food Bank, and furniture to Neighborhood Link. Donating means environmental, social, and personal benefits…it’s a win-win-win!
  • Become a donor!- An organ donor or donate blood.
  • Become a volunteer! Donate your time or resources to a local, club, committee or movement.
  • Be friendly! Say hi to neighbors, hold open doors, and smile at strangers. These small actions all help to make the world a little bit brighter.
Support one of these great organizations with your time and donations:
  1. Good Companion Senior Citizens Club, which provides activities, games, and social gatherings for those 50+.
  2. C.H.I.P.S (Children Indoor Playground Society), which offers programs for children ages 0-5; with fitness classes, music sessions, gym classes, swimming classes, and more, it helps keep our youth active and healthy.
  3. Hinton Parents for Play, a non-profit society with the goal of providing a safe place for active families to play indoors.
  4. Hinton District Victim Services, dedicated to providing support, resources, and other services for victims of crime or trauma.
  5. Hinton and District Community Crime Prevention Association, which builds partnerships between the community and the RCMP, with the goal of protecting our community.
  6. Hinton Healthcare Foundation, an organization that is dedicated to enhancing the health services in the Hinton area.
  7. Hinton Masonic Lodge, a group committed to community activism, providing involvement opportunities for members and visitors alike.
  8. The Kinsman Club, an organization that helps our community in many different ways.
  9. Parent Link Centre, which provides support and resources for parents and caregivers.
  10. Hinton and District SPCA, which serves Hinton, Jasper, Edson, Grande Cache, and Yellowhead County, providing pets with homes, and people with companions.