The goal of this presentation will be to demystify what palliative care really is and what it is not. Another objective is to increase awareness and understand the nature of palliative care. In doing so people can have a better comprehension of the benefits involved not only for the patients
Quebec has all the required elements to become a world leader in organ and tissue donation but is unaware of half of its potential. This presentation will reveal the true potential donors have and where Quebec is positioned in comparison to the rest of the world. What are the constraints
November 18, 2015. The coach of the Sherbrooke Bulldogs and former coach of the Vert et Or, James Benoit, is preparing to face his biggest opponent, on an unknown field: ALS. The next day, he wipes off the last tears that stream down his cheeks and decides to play the
16 years ago, my mother was living with ALS. Today, as I write these words, I am optimistic and committed to doing everything I can, with you, to help further our ultimate mission forward: winning the fight against ALS.
It is an honor to be the new volunteer Chair
Together, we give hope.
ALS Quebec is proud to contribute to the ALS Canada Research Program, which invests in the best ALS research in Canada that will have significant impact on the global effort to create a future without ALS.
In 2017, 12 new research projects totalling $3 million were
Speaking out together
While a major part of our mission depends on our ability to listen to our members and their needs, our other key objectives include advocating for them, educating the public through various channels, and showing how your donations directly impact the lives of Quebec families living with ALS.
Improving the quality of life of Quebec families touched by ALS
Learning you have ALS is devastating. The diagnosis stirs up all kinds of emotions — fear, worry, sadness and anger. From diagnosis to end-of-life care and bereavement support, our dedicated team of psychosocial counsellors and coordinators provide compassionate and knowledgeable
Together, we stand united.
If there’s anything we’ve learned over the years, it’s that we can’t do it alone. Together, we’re the voice, the heart and the hope of the ALS community. Together, we’re able to accomplish great things. Every action, no matter how small, has a direct impact on
LAVAL, Québec (January 23, 2018) – The Laval Rocket is proud to announce Chris Terry’s commitment to the cause of the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Society of Quebec (ALS), more commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. Terry has chosen to give two tickets to each
Thank you for giving families touched by ALS the greatest gift of all.
As the new year approaches, the ALS Society of Quebec would like to sincerely thank you for the generosity, confidence and support you’ve shown to the ALS community. Thank you for being part of Team ALS and