There is help out there. It is a matter of asking, looking, and then initiating. But there is help.
The following resources will provide additional helpful information on the following topics.
The Caregiver Role
Caregiving organizations in Canada
Alberta: Caregivers Alberta
British Columbia: Family Caregivers of BC
Nova Scotia: Caregivers Nova Scotia
Quebec: L’Appui pour les proches aidants
Information and Support Centre
*Additionally, the following provinces and territories offer resources and guides.
Manitoba: Information and Reference Guide
New Brunswick: Caregivers’ Guide
Newfoundland and Labrador: Information for Seniors, Families, and Caregivers
Northwest Territories: The NWT Caregivers Guide
Nunavut: Home and Continuing Care
Yukon Territory: Caregiver’s Support Group
Prince Edward Island: Caring for Aging Parents
Getting prepared: Safety and risks