AASCF Meets With Minister Klimchuk Re: Budget 2015

AASCF was invited to meet with the Minister after the budget announcements for a more detailed discussion about Ministry of Human Service (MHS). AASCF on Budget 2015

For the Ministry of Human Services the budget in total is $100 million. It is broken down this way:

This is an overall increase of 1.8% in the budget for MHS. The increase is mostly focused on maintaining front line serves; keeping Michener Centre open and increases to PDD and AISH to cover current deficits and projected caseload increases.

$1.1Billion was added to PDD/AISH/FSCD services – $66 million for PDD and FSCD and 31.5 Million for AISH and a significant increase for FSCD.
The Minister is focused on regional delivery alignment and ensuring that Albertans can get what they need when they need it. She is also putting the Family and Community Engagement Councils on hold.

ALIGN Political Initiatives – Budget 2015

ALIGN Association of Community Services met with the Honorable Minister Irfan Sabir regarding Budget 2015 and were  invited to meet following the budget announcements for a more detailed discussion about Ministry of Human Service (MHS).

ALIGN Political KEY MESSAGES – Every Child Deserves To Be Safe And Well Improved Outcomes Adequate Funding Stable And Skilled Workforce (2015)

ALIGN Briefing Note for Honorable Minister Irfan Sabir, Minister of Human Services (2015)

ALIGN Budget Submission Budget (2015)