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Respite, Information and documentation, Training activities, Support, Legal and tax assistance, Home care, Transportation

Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Society of Quebec

Founded in 1983, the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Society of Quebec is a non-profit community organization. Their mission is: • to provide support and referrals for people living with ALS and their loved ones; • to fund research; • to raise awareness of this disease among the general public, government officials and medical and paramedical practitioners. Monday to Friday - 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
All Quebec regions
514 725-2653 ou 1 877-725-7725 (sans frais)
Respite, Information and documentation, Support

Association de la paralysie cérébrale du Québec

Association that aims to defend and promote the rights of people living with cerebral palsy or any other motor impairment anywhere in Quebec Access to certain services under the condition of becoming a member ($10/year)
All Quebec regions
514 253-9444

Baluchon Alzheimer

Baluchon Alzheimer's mission is to offer respite, support and accompaniment to caregivers living at home with their loved one suffering from Alzheimer’s disease, in accordance with the values established by organization. The duration of the respite varies between 4 to 14 days (24 hours / day) to allow the caregivers to catch their breath. The cost of the service is 15$ per day and is available for up to 14 days a year, depending on the region of Quebec. (website only available in French)
All Quebec regions
514 762-2667 ; 1 855 762-2930
Respite, Information and documentation, Support, Legal and tax assistance

Société Huntington du Québec

Mission: Inform, train and support people with this disease and their loved ones. Monday to Friday from 8:30 to 17h.
All Quebec regions
514 282-4272 ou 1 877-220-0226