Caregiver Support is a free and confidential phone consultation, information and referral service for the caregivers of older adults, as well as friends and family, practitioners and health care professionals.
Huddol is a new Canadian social platform especially for caregivers. It helps caregivers connect with one another, as well as with a growing network of professionals, contributors and organizations.Register now on huddol.com and connect with the l’Appui...
February 20, 2018 by Caregiver support counsellors
Have you heard about mental load? According to the definition on the Psychomédia website, mental load is the “invisible cognitive load that represents the organization of everything in the domestic sphere.”
Wives, sisters, daughters and even friends… Nearly 60% of caregivers of seniors in Quebec are women. For International Women's Day on March 8, we wanted to pay tribute to these strong women who take care of our seniors with kindness and generosity.
Discover the inspiring story of Ghislaine Bourque, caregiver and author of Et si perdre la tête rapprochait les cœurs… [If losing one's mind brings hearts closer together…]. She tells us how, over the course of seven years, she cared for her mother who...
December 10, 2017 by Caregiver support counsellors
Did you know that a new employment insurance benefit for caregivers of adults took effect on December 3? If you are currently employed and taking care of a loved one, this benefit might give you some breathing room.