Please note that this list is not exhaustive. For more resources please contact the West Island Cancer Wellness Center (514) 695-9355.
Resources for caregivers of someone who have cancer:
- West Island Cancer Wellness Center: wicwc.org
- The Center offers services free of charge to people experiencing cancer – either having it themselves or supporting someone with cancer. Some of the programs and services offered include acupressure, reiki, support groups, nutritional cooking, private counseling, massage therapy, yoga, meditation and many more.
- Cancer Care: https://www.cancercare.org/
- Free online support groups led by an oncology social worker. They have a variety of support groups for caregivers. They also have a 12-week telephone support group for caregivers.
- My Cancer Circle: https://mycancercircle.lotsahelpinghands.com/caregi%E2%80%8Bving/home/
- My Cancer Circle is a simple online tool that helps organize the community of people who want to help you. It coordinates their efforts to more efficiently support you and your loved one facing cancer.
- Hope and Cope: https://www.hopeandcope.ca/
- Hope and cope offers a variety of support groups and wellness workshops on subjects including exercise, nutrition, stress-reduction and creative arts. These services are open to people affected by cancer and their caregivers.