Raising awareness: Together, our voices are heard

Raising awareness: Together, our voices are heard

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.

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The Greatest Gift of all for Chantal & Jocelyn

The Greatest Gift of all for Chantal & Jocelyn

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

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The Greatest Gift of all for Martin, living with ALS

The Greatest Gift of all for Martin, living with ALS

What if you woke up one day and were no longer independent?
What if the things you take for granted started slipping away, day after day, without warning? If talking, eating and moving around suddenly became things you had to think about and plan? That’s what people living with

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The Greatest Gift for someone living with ALS

The Greatest Gift for someone living with ALS

Who are your closest friends?
They’re the remarkable people who have become part of your life, who understand you, listen to you, support you, and are always there for you, in good times and in bad. Friendship is a precious gift, a gift that people with ALS often unexpectedly

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The Greatest Gift for caregivers

The Greatest Gift for caregivers

When was the last time you did something for yourself?
In the frenzy of daily life, we often forget about ourselves. Between work, kids, friends and family obligations, “me time” often falls to the bottom of the priority list. For the caregiver of someone living with ALS, downtime is

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The Greatest Gift

The Greatest Gift

What’s the greatest gift you’ve ever received?
Whether it was a doll house, an electric train, a family vacation or a pet, you’ve surely unwrapped a gift in the past that made a lasting impression – a gift that you’d longed for and remember receiving like it was yesterday. This

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Claudine Cook- It’s the time to give

Claudine Cook- It’s the time to give

People living with ALS are the strongest people I have ever met.
Even as their muscles fail them, one by one, day after day, their strength of character never wavers. And I’m amazed every day by their families’ profound courage and resiliency. Everyone we meet here at ALS Quebec

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Lettre ouverte : La quadrature du cercle? (in french only)

 
 
 
 
Le 9 novembre 2016
Les proches aidants peuvent consacrer jusqu’à une vingtaine d’heures par semaine à une personne souffrant d’une maladie neurologique évolutive. Vingt-huit pour cent d’entre eux sont en détresse, le double de la proportion des aidants qui s’occupent d’une personne atteinte d’un autre

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ALS Awareness Month

Saviez-vous que juin est le mois de sensibilisation à la SLA? Le Défi Ice Bucket a certes contribué à accroître la sensibilisation, mais nous avons besoin de vous pour poursuivre ce travail! Voici quelques idées toutes simples que vous, vos amis et votre famille pouvez facilement réaliser lors du Mois

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Let’s Break the Ice!

June is ALS Awareness Month: So let’s break the ice! Why don’t we get to know each other better? We have so much in common.
We’re the kind of people who never give up. The friend, the parent, the child. We support our family, we tear down the walls

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