Caregiver Support Program
Housed within ElderCare Edmonton is our registered social worker who can provide assistance in breaking down the barriers your loved one may suffer in their quest for community participation.
Come and meet other caregivers, get your questions answered or maybe just take a few minutes for yourself.
ElderCare Edmonton caregiver support program provides multiple support options to caregivers of seniors who have barriers to community participation. All supports are focused on empowering caregivers, reducing social isolation and reducing the stress which can lead to burnout and feeling overwhelmed.
If You Want Assistance with:
- Locating and accessing resources
Navigating the healthcare system
Completing necessary forms
Accessing financial assistance through federal and provincial programs
Accessing our Care-Line 780-444-CARE (2273)
Weekly facilitated caregiver support groups:
Our caregiver support groups offer caregivers a supportive place to address the challenges of caring for a senior family member. Our Support Group is a place to share common experiences with other caregivers to gain solutions, coping strategies, new skills, self-care and help in navigating the many systems in the care journey.
There is no cost for our services.
Caregiver Support Groups are available at:
17203-99 Ave Edmonton AB T5T 6S5
Meetings are held in the Spiritual Room on the 5th floor & light refreshments are provided.
Please call our Caregiver Support Manager at (780) 434-4747 ext. 101 if you wish to attend.
“There are only four kinds of people in the world. Those who have been caregivers. Those who are currently caregivers. Those who will be caregivers, and those who will need a caregiver.” ― Rosalyn Carter