Assumer le rôle de proche aidant dans la bientraitance : une utopie ?

This webinar (in French) presented by Sophie Éthier and the Quebec Centre of Excellence on Aging explores the theme of caregiver wellness.
Year: 2021
Languages: French
Format: Webinar
Dimension(s) of caregiving:
  • Analysis of caregiving support
  • Repercussions of caregiving

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CALL 811 (Info-Santé/Info-Social). If you need support or have concerns or questions about your health or that of a family member or friend, call 811 to speak to a nurse or psychosocial worker. Bilingual and available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, it’s free and confidential.

To speak to a caregiver counselor about a difficult situation, ask questions or get a referral, call l’Appui’s Caregiver Support Helpline.
Bilingual; open daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

1 855 852-7784
[email protected]

To find community resources offering caregiving information and support near you, consult l’Appui’s Resource Directory or Proche aidance Québec's list of member organizations (in French only).


This webinar (1h57, in French) explores caregiver wellness through the following questions:

  • What is informal caregiving?
  • What are the main challenges and risks faced by informal caregivers?
  • How can we encourage good treatment of informal caregivers?
  • What resources are there to support caregivers?

The presenter is CREGÉS researcher Sophie Éthier, Full Professor at Université Laval’s School of Social Work and Criminology. It was broadcast on October 25, 2020 as part of “Vieillir en santé,” a conference series on healthy aging held by the Centre d’excellence sur le vieillissement de Québec (CEVQ).