Quebec

Caregiver Support Centre – Centre de santé de services sociaux Cavendish

The Caregiver Support Centre responds to the needs of caregivers and provides support in their daily living. The Centre offers direct and easy access to services, a flexible and varied type of response, and encourages the active participation of caregivers in its operation, decision-making process and in a wide variety of activities. The Caregiver Support Centre is a ‘cutting-edge’ program composed of numerous direct services including a drop-in respite program for caregivers, an in-home stimulation program, information, education and support from volunteer peer counsellors, short-term counselling, and bilingual telephone service “Care-ring Voice”, for information, support and workshops.

Toll free: 1-866-396-2433/Telephone: 1-514-484-7878

Website: http://www.cssscavendish.qc.ca/en/soins-et-services/services-aux-aines-et-personnes-en-perte-dautonomie/soutien-aux-proches-aidants/

Services for Caregivers – L’ Institut universitaire de gériatrie de Montréal

This website lists 681 organizations, associations and institutions that provide support for caregivers in Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba and New Brunswick. Categories listed include information services, psychological support, training activities, support services and respite, social integration activities and care professional. The site is in French, although can be translated through Google.

Website: www.aidant.ca

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