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Care for the Caregiver - North East

A caregiver is someone who looks after a sick, frail or disabled relative, friend or neighbour. Supportive programs are available to help caregivers cope with their responsibilities and may include self-help, informal counselling, recreation and instruction.

The compassionate care benefits allow family caregivers six weeks of paid leave from work to care for a dying relative.

See also In-Home Hospice Care for additional services that support caregivers who are looking after someone with a terminal illness. Look also under a specific disease for additional caregiver support services (for example, Alzheimer Disease, Cancer and Parkinson's Disease).

For caregiver relief services see Respite Care for Adults, Respite Care for Children or Respite Care for Seniors.

For service information, articles, and caregiving resources, you can also visit CaregiverExchange.ca.

 
These services serve all or part of North East
Aging at Home - Hearst - Care for the Caregiver  
1403 Edward St, Hearst, ON  P0L 1N0
705‑362‑4144
Alzheimer Society - Sault Ste Marie and Algoma District  
341 Trunk Rd, Sault Ste Marie, ON  P6A 3S9
705‑942‑2195
Alzheimer Society - Sault Ste Marie and Algoma District - East Algoma Satellite Office - Elliot Lake  
9 Oakland Blvd, Elliot Lake, ON  P5A 2T1
705‑848‑8145
Alzheimer Society - Sault Ste Marie and Algoma District - North Algoma Satellite Office - Wawa  
37 Broadway Ave, Wawa, ON  P0S 1K0
705‑856‑0000
Alzheimer Society - Timmins Porcupine District - First Link  
70 Cedar St S, Timmins, ON  P4N 2G6
705‑268‑4554
Behavioural Supports Ontario (BSO) - North East  
Sudbury, ON
1‑855‑276‑6313
Blue Sky Personal Support Workers - North Bay  
176 Lakeshore Dr, Suite 6, North Bay, ON  P1A 2A8
705‑498‑1588
Friends (The) - Caregiver Support - Parry Sound  
27 Forest St, Parry Sound, ON  P2A 2R2
705‑746‑5102
Friends (The) - Seniors Services Program - Burk's Falls  
Almaguin Highlands Health Centre, 150 Huston St, Burk's Falls, ON  P2A 2R2
705‑746‑5102
Friends (The) - Seniors Services Program - Parry Sound  
27 Forest St, Parry Sound, ON  P2A 2R2
705‑746‑5102
Helping Hands Home Support Services  
PO Box 5, Emsdale, ON  P0A 1J0
705‑787‑8482
Hospice West Parry Sound  
West Parry Sound Health Centre, Lakeland entrance, 6 Albert St, Room 1323, Parry Sound, ON  P2A 3A4
705‑746‑4540 ext 1416
Maison McCulloch Hospice - Visiting Hospice Services  
1028 South Bay Rd, Sudbury, ON  P3E 6J7
705‑674‑9252 ext 236
Metis Nation of Ontario (MNO) - Sudbury - Community Support Services - Caregiver Support  
260 Alder St, Upstairs, Sudbury, ON  P3C 5P4
705‑671‑9855
Premier Homecare Services - Sault Ste Marie/Algoma  
773 Great Northern Rd, unit 5, Sault Ste Marie, ON  P6B 0B7
705‑946‑4648
Richard Jeffery PSW - South River  
South River, ON
705‑386‑2638
Société Alzheimer Society - Sudbury-Manitoulin North Bay and Districts - Manitoulin Island - First Link  
23 Spragge St, Manitowaning, ON  P0P 1N0
705‑524‑2024 ext 238
Société Alzheimer Society - Sudbury-Manitoulin North Bay and Districts - North Bay - First Link  
1164 Devonshire Ave, Suite 200, North Bay, ON  P1B 6X7
705‑495‑4342
Société Alzheimer Society - Sudbury-Manitoulin North Bay and Districts - Sudbury - First Link  
960 Notre Dame Ave, Unit B, Sudbury, ON  P3A 2T4
705‑524‑2024 ext 238

These services are located outside of North East, but provide service to North East.
caregiverexchange.ca  
190 Wortley Rd, Suite 104, London, ON  N6C 4Y7
519‑660‑5910
Elizz - All Things Caregiving - Markham  
90 Allstate Pkwy, Suite 300, Markham, ON  L3R 6H3
1‑855‑275‑3549
Ontario Partnership on Aging and Developmental Disabilities  
927 Clark Ave W, Thornhill, ON  L4J 8G6
905‑889‑6484
Patient/Client and Family Council  
Administration Bldg, 500 Church St, Rm A-250, Penetanguishene, ON  L9M 1G3
705‑549‑3181
Link to connect.northeasthealthline.ca