May
25
Thu
Teleconference Call-Saguenay-Capitale Nationale-Chaudières-Appalaches
May 25 @ 13:30 – 15:30
Teleconference Call-Saguenay-Capitale Nationale-Chaudières-Appalaches

The ALS Society of Québec is offering a regional teleconference call (in French) reserved exclusively for people with ALS, caregivers and healthcare professionals in these regions:

 -Saguenay
-Capitale Nationale
-Chaudières-Appalaches 

Date and time: Thursday, May 25 from 1:30pm to 3:30pm
Registration : Elizabeth at 514 725-2653, ext. 103 or ebarbosa@sla-quebec.ca

May
27
Sat
Closed group for caregivers @ ALS Society of Quebec
May 27 @ 13:00 – 15:00
Closed group for caregivers @ ALS Society of Quebec | Mont-Royal | Québec | Canada

Are you caring for someone living with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis?

We’re inviting you to take part in a series of four workshops called “Coup de pouce, coup de coeur”.  Taking care of someone with ALS is not an easy endeavor and this is why we would like offer you the time and the space to reflect and exchange within a closed support group setting comprised of 4 sessions, which aim to help you preserve both physical and psychological health, as well as the precious relationship you have with your loved one. The workshops are in French and will be animated by Elaine Clavet who is a social worker and psychotherapist.

What is a closed group? The closed group is for people who are willing to take part in all 4 workshops. A maximum of 10 to 12 people can register.

  • Free parking;
  • Possibility of reimbursing travel expenses and respite fees incurred by taking part in the activity ;
  • Snacks and beverages are included.

Dates/time: Saturdays, May 13 and 27 / June 10 and 17 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Location:
The ALS Society of Quebec office, 5415 Paré street, suite 200, Mount-Royal, QC H4P
Registration: Leigh Stephens at 514 725-2653, ext. 112 or caregiver@sla-quebec.ca

May
30
Tue
Support Group – Monteregie @ Centre Montérégien de Réadaptation
May 30 @ 13:30 – 15:30

Have you been touched by amyotrophic lateral sclerosis? Would you like to share and exchange with others who understand your experience with ALS?

Two groups are offered simultaneously: one for the people with ALS and one for caregivers. The purpose of this dedicated time and space is to share your experiences, discuss your concerns, and exchange information and resources with others. Our psychosocial counselors are bilingual are available to translate as required.

  • Free parking, accessible for people with reduced mobility
  • Possibility of reimbursement for travel and respite expenses to facilitate participation
  • Drink and snack included

Rooms: Longueuil for caregivers and Montérégie for people with ALS

* Possibility of cancellation if 3 or fewer people register

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Jun
3
Sat
Spaghetti Dinner @ Salle du Club Social de l’âge d’or de Rivière-du-loup
Jun 3 @ 18:00
Spaghetti Dinner @ Salle du Club Social de l’âge d’or de Rivière-du-loup | Rivière-du-Loup | Québec | Canada

Let’s get together for a fundraising event. Join us for a spaghetti dinner followed by a “live” orchestra and some serious dancing! Pleasure is guaranteed!

Time: 6 pm
Location: Room of the Club Social de l’âge d’or de Rivière-du-loup, 15 Frontenac street
Tickets: Adults $20, Kids (5 to 12 years old) 10$, Kids (Under 5 years old) Free
Info/purchase: Tickets must be purchased in advance with Nancy Aubé at 418 894-7862 or at 418 894-0035