The Financial Empowerment Program is for Edmontonians living on a low income. It can help them connect to the resources​, education and information needed to reach financial stability and security. 

The Financial Empowerment Program consists of social workers who work with community partners to help people living on a low income expand their financial knowledge, reduce debt, grow savings and build assets.

The Financial Empowerment Program is free and confidential and provides:

  • A safe, private space to talk about financial challenges and goals

  • Helpful information about financial benefits, subsidies and supports

  • Useful information about basic money management skills needed to make informed financial decisions  

  • Referrals to community agencies providing specialized financial information and support services