Click here, Guide for Caregivers, a resource of Caregivers Out of Isolation NL
Click here, Paid Family Caregiving Home Support Option, a program of the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador
Support Groups in the Eastern Health Region
St. John's - for anyone affected by a stroke including family, friends and caregivers. Last Tuesday of the month, 7 pm, Miller Centre. Phone 777-6560.
St. John's - for caregivers affected by dementia and alzheimer's disease including family and friends. Seven sessions on Thursday afternoon, 1:30 - 3 pm at the Miller Centre. Phone 777-6149.
St. John's & Area Cancer Support Group - open to cancer patient, caregivers and survivors. 2nd Wednesday of the month, 7:30 pm - 9 pm at 70 Ropewalk Lane. For information phone Denise McCarthy 753-6520 ext 228.
St. John's - Monthy Grief and Bereavement Seminar held at the Miller Centre. The second Tuesday of the month from 7 - 9 pm. Join Peter Barnes, D.Min, CCC for this two-hour seminar. Understand the grieving process and more. Free and registration not required. Peter holds seminars in other communities. Phone Lisa Higgins 777-8972 or Lisa.Higgins@easternhealth.ca.
Support Groups in the Central Health Region
Grand Falls - Windsor - for survivors of cancer. Last Wednesday of the month, 7 pm, Canadian Cancer Society Building, Phone 634-6542
Twillingate - for survivors of cancer. Phone 884-5690
Gander - Bereavement Support Group, phone 651-6291
Support Groups in the Western Health Region
Corner Brook - for survivors of cancer. Third Sunday of the month, 2 - 4 pm, Echo Club, Phone 634-6542
Corner Brook - Bereavement Support Group, phone 634-4506
Support Groups in the Labrador-Grenfell Health Region
Happy Valley - Goose Bay - for survivors of cancer, family members, friends and caregivers, Phone 896-4500
Provincial Support via Webinar
The Alzheimer Society offers an 8 - week, First Link (c) Series for anyone newly diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia and their families. Attend in person at the St. John's Office or phone-in from anywhere in the province and attend via Webinar. For information contact Megan Harris-Edwards, 576-0608, 1-877-776-0608. Website: email@example.com.
Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada. Free resources and Social Workers on staff for emotional support. Phone anywhere in Canada, 1-800-265-5106. Brain Tumour Support Groups help survivors, family members and caregivers in a number of ways. Ask about Information Sessions or Support Groups in Newfoundland and Labrador.