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 to:
- Locate and access resources
Navigate the healthcare system
Complete necessary forms
Access financial assistance though federal and provincial programs
Access our Careline 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 Theatre Room on the 3rd floor, Please call our Caregiver Support Manager Lorna at (780) 434-4747 ext. 101, if you wish to attend.
You Are Not Alone
"The Caregiver’s journey is easier when shared with others."