Are you a caregiver who is caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias?
Do you feel that the responsibility is overwhelming at times?
You are not alone. We have programs designed to help you cope with the day-to-day stress through group support and individual programs.
Evening Caregiver Support Group
A monthly support group for caregivers to discuss common issues, practice relaxation techniques and gain support from peers. This is a joint program with Meals on Wheels and More.
The third Tuesday of each month, 4:00 to 5:30 p.m at 80 Sheppard Ave West
A Day Away Caregiver Support Group
An opportunity to ask for advice, navigate community resources, access care, and meet other caregivers who will be able to relate to you.
The first Wednesday of each month, 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. at 80 Sheppard Ave West.
Chinese Caregiver Support Group
This monthly group is specific to caregivers who speak Cantonese.
The last Thursday of each month, 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at 21 Hendon Ave (across Finch Station)
North York Senior Centre provides free respite care while caregivers attend these programs.
A Personal Support Worker is available to care for the senior that the caregiver normally provides support to.