Office des personnes handicapées du Québec – Guide to Programs for People with Disabilities, Their Families and Caregivers

Office des personnes handicapées du Québec – Guide to Programs for People with Disabilities, Their Families and Caregivers

This guide aims to facilitate access to information about the programs offered to people with disabilities, their families and their caregivers. Among other things, it presents programs related to income support, home support, housing, employment, technical aids, childcare, education, transportation, recreation, sports, culture and community life. It also describes Québec’s

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Guide des mesures fiscales provinciales et fédérales à l’intention des personnes handicapées, de leur famille et de leurs proches (uniquely available in French)

Guide des mesures fiscales provinciales et fédérales à l’intention des personnes handicapées, de leur famille et de leurs proches (uniquely available in French)

Ce guide présente les mesures fiscales provinciales et fédérales à l’intention des personnes handicapées, de leur famille et de leurs proches. Il est mis à jour chaque année dans le cadre de l’exercice de la déclaration de revenus des particuliers. La première partie du guide présente les mesures fiscales provinciales

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Guide to Respiratory Care For Neuromuscular Disorders – (Muscular Dystrophy Canada)

Guide to Respiratory Care For Neuromuscular Disorders – (Muscular Dystrophy Canada)

Muscular Dystrophy Canada has collaborated with clinicians and allied health professionals from across Canada to produce a publication focused on respiratory care for people affected by neuromuscular disorders. With an emphasis on prevention and being informed, the document provides user-friendly descriptions and essential information for patients and families.
 
Guide

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Coping with Grief – Strategies for People Living with ALS

Coping with Grief – Strategies for People Living with ALS

This resource provides information on how to deal with feelings of grief and loss following an ALS diagnosis and as the disease progresses. Grieving is a stressful process that may affect you in ways you didn’t anticipate. Gain the tools to learn how to better cope.
 
Coping with grief

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By members for members

By members for members

The following resources are produced by the members of the ALS Society of Quebec and include a variety of topics and factual information related to ALS.  Themes include content to help you and your family navigate the journey, information specifically intended for caregivers and tips on how to manage various aspects [...]
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ALS: An Orientation –  Eliot H Dunsky MD

ALS: An Orientation – Eliot H Dunsky MD

Eliot H. Dunsky, MD, is a retired physician who since his diagnosis in 2009 has been living with ALS, the complex, progressively debilitating disorder commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. Determined to maintain the best quality of life possible—for as long as possible—he extensively researched the condition and its management.Appropriate

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