To provide information about the services and the resources available in the Haut-Saint Laurent and to refer family caregivers of an elderly in loss of autonomy to the appropriate ressource for them.
Between Caregivers Workshops (monthly support group): Cozy meetings for the family caregivers wishing to get together and exchange on their situation. At every meeting, the counsellor brings a new theme and the group can discuss it, share and get fresh ideas!
Individual support: individual support, active listening and stress management by exploring of news solutions are examples of support that can be offered by our counsellors to help you in your role of family caregiver.
*Can be offered in individual meetings , by telephone or by e-mail.
Formation "Help Without Burnout"
Offers a place to meet, exchange and a great opportunity to gather tools and ressources that will help the family caregivers accomplish their tasks and relieve any burden.
Allows the family caregivers a time of reflection about their daily experiences under the following themes : our motivation, the guilt process, our needs and the local ressources.
(6 meetings of 2:30 hours )
Respite Relief: Respite Relief is intended for the clientele in loss of autonomy from light to medium stage. Two trained animators welcome the participants and propose artistic, creative, cognitive, sensory and physical activities. Adapted transportation is available, supplied for free by the organization. There is a small fee for the meal.
Palliative care respite: support and accompany people wishing to remain at home at the end of their life and offer respite to their family caregivers.
This program is in partnership with the CSSS of the Haut-Saint Laurent.