June

Spotlight on ALS Research and Q&A

June 10, 2024
6 to 8 p.m.

Join us for our Spotlight on ALS Research and Q&A! Top ALS researchers will shine the light on their work, followed by a question-and-answer period. Dr. Richard Robitaille, Professor in the Department of Neurosciences at the University of Montreal, will be hosting the meeting. When: Monday, June 10, 2024 Time: 6 to 8 p.m. Where: The meeting will […]

May

Educational Webinar (In French) – Consent to care

May 28, 2024
13 h 30 – 15 h / 1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m.

English webinar will be on June 4 – Consent to care – a webinar explaining what consent to care means in legal terms and why it is essential to your journey with ALS. Maître Hélène Guay will inform and share her reflections on this right in matters of health. https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMudu2vrDksGdV1Fkomit4pUl7JFozyuj0m    This webinar session is in […]

June

Educational Webinar – Consent to Care with Maitre...

June 4, 2024
10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Consent to care – a webinar explaining what consent to care means in legal terms and why it is essential to your journey with ALS. Maître Hélène Guay will inform and share her reflections on this right in matters of health. https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMudu2vrDksGdV1Fkomit4pUl7JFozyuj0m    If you are not familiar with Zoom, or with online communications, please consult […]

April

Educational Webinar – Breathing and ALS

April 23, 2024
10 h 30 – 12 h / 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Webinar with Véronique Adam, Respiratory Therapist. ALS affects the respiratory system in different ways. During this webinar, we will identify the different respiratory impairments and the therapies that can be used to alleviate the various symptoms. We’ll also look at the role of the respiratory therapist, one of the professionals who can help you manage […]

April

Regional Conference – Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu (cancelled)

April 16, 2024
13 h – 15 h 30 / 1 – 3:30 p.m.

This conference, given by Dr. Geneviève Matte, neurologist at the CHUM’s ALS Clinic, will focus on learning more about ALS and answer any questions you may have about the disease. Two ALS Quebec professionals will also be present: Kate Busch, coordinator and Geneviève Gladu, counsellor. They will welcome you at 1 p.m. (with coffee and […]

March

Webinar with Dr. Chantal Morency on end-of-life care options for people living with ALS. Conversations around possible care options for end-of-life can be difficult. Dre. Morency will present all of the options that are available to people living with ALS, with the objective of empowering by knowledge so that an informed decision can be made […]

February

Spotlight on ALS Research and Q&A

February 19, 2024
6 to 8 p.m.

Join us for our Spotlight on ALS Research and Q&A! Top ALS researchers will shine the light on their work, followed by a question-and-answer period. Dr. Richard Robitaille, Professor in the Department of Neurosciences at the University of Montreal, will be hosting the meeting. When: Monday, February 19, 2024 Time: 6 to 8 p.m. Where: The meeting will […]

February

Finautonome and ALS Québec are very pleased to present a webinar aimed at simplifying access to financial assistance programs for people living with a disability, specifically designed to meet their needs. In preparation for this tax season, this webinar will provide you with comprehensive information on the Disability Tax Credit (DTC) and financial assistance for […]