An online education program provided by Alberta Health Services. Has online courses for caregivers of older adults, those with spinal cord, and those with brain injuries (including stroke). There is also a “Powerful Tools for Caregivers” that builds skills required to deliver care.
ElderCare Edmonton hosts a community-based day program for seniors and provides support for caregivers of seniors in the Edmonton area.
Initiative of the Calgary Health Region that provides a coordinated source of information, education and support for caregivers.
Carers Canada is the national advocacy body representing and promoting the voice, needs and interests of family caregivers with all levels of government.
A Canada based resource website, dedicated to the Family Caregiver magazine. Website contains resource lists specific to your province and posts many articles about Caregiving on their website. Also has an online forum for caregivers
American website that features the blogs of family caregivers, weekly words of comfort, free webinars and online support groups.
This video series explores the emotional, health, and financial challenges that many caregivers face every day. Although the content is American, most of it applies to Canadian Caregivers.
An American non-profit organization formed to address the needs of family and friends providing long term care. Links to fact sheets and other useful information about caregiver.
An American National caregiver focused organization. Offers a virtual library of information and educational materials ranging from national educational campaigns to Tips and Tools for family caregivers, to communicating effectively workshops.
Offers workshops, informative newsletters focused on caregiving issues, a book and video lending library, telephone caregiver assistance and community based peer support groups to Nova Scotia caregivers.
A caregiver focused charitable organization that serves British Columbia. They provide support groups, online resources and education to assist family caregivers.
Run by the Seniors Resource Centre of Newfoundland & Labrador. They offer a phone line for information and emotional support, referrals, a newsletter, networks and support groups.