Caregiver Education & Support

Caregiver Education & SupportCaregiver Education & Support services aim to increase the knowledge of health issues common to seniors, care management and community resources available to enhance the coping skills of caregivers and provide opportunities for ongoing social and emotional support.

Eligibility

Family members and individuals providing care and assistance to elderly relatives, including caregivers of stroke survivors and clients living with dementia.

Services

  • Supportive counselling
  • Group and social activities
  • Educational and training sessions provided by the Care Ambassador program
  • Mutual help activities
  • Displays and exhibitions at outreach events
  • Publications
  • Online learning platform

Please see the current Caregiver Education & Support Services Calendar for more information.

Application

Referrals are welcome from medical professionals, social workers, family members, friends or clients themselves.

Contact Us

Caregiver Education

  • Yee Hong Caregiver Education and Resource Centre
    360 Highway 7 E., Unit 17, Richmond Hill
    Tel: (416) 412-4571 ext. 2360

Caregiver Support

  • Yee Hong Centre – Scarborough McNicoll
    2311 McNicoll Ave., Scarborough
    Tel: (416) 412-4571 ext. 2608
  • Yee Hong Centre – Mississauga
    5510 Mavis Rd., Mississauga
    Tel: (416) 412-4571 ext. 4302

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