Coffee-Gatherings for Partners

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Who do these groups concern? These groups are for the partner of a person suffering from Alzheimer’s disease or from another major neurocognitive disorder.

Middle-aged woman speaking at a support group.

These coffee-gatherings allow people living similar situations to share their experiences and help each other.

Why join a support group?

  • To acquire practical knowledge, learn strategies to integrate into daily life and plan for the future.
  • To join a reassuring environment where you can share your experiences without fear.
  • To understand that you are not alone, because others face the same challenges.
  • To join the Alzheimer’s Society Rive-Sud and a network of resources.

Who animates the groups?

Family counsellors, who are qualified professionals, provide the animation of support groups for partners.

 

How to sign up for a group or learn more?

You can reach a family counsellor by dialling 450-442-3333 or by writing to us at [email protected]

Programs and services

We want to stress the importance of activities that will allow people suffering from Alzheimer’s disease (or other major neurocognitive disorders) and their caregivers to maintain a quality of life. Caregivers can be a spouse, an adult child, a relative or a friend.

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National ambassador Tanis Rummery.