• COVID-19 vaccinations. Fort Macleod Legion will provide free transportation to appointments for anyone who needs it. Call 403-553-3121.
  • Canadian Blood Services needs donors in southern Alberta. To book an appointment, call 1-888-236-6283.
  • Become a Red Cross disaster response volunteer. Call 403-327-7117 or visit


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