May

This group is for people with ALS. If you would like to discuss, learn from others or break your isolation, come join the group!  If you are not familiar with Zoom, or with online communications, please consult our Zoom guides on our website. For further questions, contact Kate Busch at 514 725-2653, ext. 109 | 1-877-725-7725 […]

May

This group is for people living with ALS in Quebec and the surrounding areas, as well as their friends, families, and caregivers. If you wish to discuss, obtain information or be in the company of others who know what you’re going through, please join us!  If you are not familiar with Zoom, or with online communications, […]

May

Support group – For newly diagnosed

May 9, 2024
13 h 30 à 15 h

ng a diagnosis of ALS implies its fair share of emotions, questions, and changes. The goal of this group is to provide a place to exchange and to promote a better understanding of the disease and its different stages, inspired by each person’s unique context and reality.  If you are not familiar with Zoom, or with online communications, please consult […]

May

Open House

May 3, 2024
13h30-14h30

Come and meet the ALS Quebec team to ask your questions about ALS, our services, fundraising events and volunteering opportunities. Do you sometimes wonder who is the ALS Society of Quebec? What are their services? How can they help you or your family? How you can get involved? How to create a fundraisng event in […]

April

Support group – For bereaved families/individuals

April 25, 2024
19 h – 20 h 30 / 7 – 8:30 p.m.

Losing a loved one to ALS is never easy. You are invited to a time together for those who have been touched by the loss of a loved one to ALS in recent years. Please join us for a virtual time of sharing on loss, grief and resilience with a respectful and supportive community. The […]

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

Support group – For caregivers

April 17, 2024
13 h 30 – 15 h

This group is for caregivers, friends, and family of those living with ALS. If you wish to discuss, obtain information or be in the company of others who know what you’re going through, please join us!  If you are not familiar with Zoom, or with online communications, please consult our Zoom guides on our website. […]

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 […]