Help Us to Support Caregivers

The greater FAMILY of the Centre de soutien entr’Aidants is on board for our Fundraising Campaign, whose goal is $25,000. During the month of December, Mrs. Paska, one of our members, donated two paintings, which raised $473 at two raffles. As of January 7, 2019, the fundraising campaign reached $12,908. Thank you all for your […]

Gilles Nadon, a former caregiver and a volunteer with a big heart

I first came to the Centre de soutien entr’Aidants in 2016. My beloved wife was ill, and friends were telling me to call to get some help. I finally called the Centre and my first contact was very comforting. The house where the Centre is located is like my parent’s home: I feel appreciated, I […]

Employment opportunity : Counsellor – Facilitator

Le Centre de soutien entr’Aidants is a community-based organization that has existed for 28 years. Its mission is to support caregivers who are caring for elderly loved ones. The organization is looking for a fully bilingual candidate to assume the role of counsellor-facilitator for our francophone and anglophone clienteles. We offer a stimulating, supportive, team-based […]

We are holding a fundraising campaign!

Beginning November 1st, the Centre de soutien entr’Aidants is launching its fundraising campaign with a goal of $25,000. Respite needs are increasing as funding decreases, and government recognition is slow. We must ensure the survival of the services offered by the Centre de soutien entr’Aidants, the first community organization in Québec to offer services to […]

Have You Registered for our Conference?

Conference: “Coping Strategy for caregivers and family members of dementia patients” Dr. Mazzella-Maiolo will give a lecture on coping strategies for caregivers’ to increase their knowledge on behaviour management techniques and resources. Loraine Mazzella is a Family Physician in Montreal. She is a medical adviser member of the Education Committee of the McGill University Research […]

News from Annual General Assembly

In addition to presenting its Activity Report for 2017-2018, the Centre elected three administrators: Lucie Michaud and Stéphanie Kafant, who renewed their terms and Marc Lavallée, who was newly elected onto the Board of Directors. All three were elected for a two-year term. Finally, the Assembly warmly thanked Mr. Gaston Plourde for his ten years […]

The Spring-Summer 2018 Program of Activities is now available!

Do you have the Spring-Summer Calendar of Activities? It is available at the Centre in paper version or online by clicking here. In this program, you will find the workshops “I Honour Me” and “Care-For-Me”, the conference in the month of May and all the coffee-meetings scheduled from May to August. As well, the “Surviving […]

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Be a volunteer driver!

Are you interested in giving time for others and investing in the community? The Centre de soutien invites you to join their team of volunteer drivers! Volunteer drivers make a contribution to the smooth running of our coffee meetings and training sessions by allowing participants who need it, to be driven by car to our […]

Ask for the Reference Guide!

The Centre de soutien entr’Aidants has been publishing the Reference Guide for over 15 years and distributing it for free in the community. With more than 5,300 copies distributed per year, this guide is a must-have for home resources for seniors and caregivers. It is largely consulted to find the following services: Companionship and pastoral […]