ALS Soci­ety cal­en­dar of events for May 2017

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Activ­i­ties and con­fer­ences for May 2017

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SUP­PORT GROUPS*

MAY 1ST

MON­TREAL (FOR CARE­GIVERS EXCLUSIVELY)

Time :

6:00pm to 8:00pm

Loca­tion :

Nova West Island, 447, Bea­cons­field blvd, in Bea­cons­field H9W 4C2

Reg­is­tra­tion :

Viviane Schami at 514 6958335, ext. 209 or This email address is being pro­tected from spam­bots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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MAY 2

MON­TREALFOR PEO­PLE WITH ALS AND CAREGIVERS

Time :

1:30pm to 3:30pm

Loca­tion :

The ALS Soci­ety of Que­bec office

Reg­is­tra­tion :

Leigh at 514 7252653, ext. 112 or This email address is being pro­tected from spam­bots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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MAY 3

QUÉBECCOF­FEE GATH­ER­ING TO DIS­CUSS PAL­LIA­TIVE CARE

This pre­sen­ta­tion in French is intended to demys­tify pal­lia­tive care, as well as, to dis­cuss the ser­vices that are avail­able and what it means to accom­pany some­one dur­ing this stage. The goal is to alle­vi­ate antic­i­pa­tory anx­i­ety for every­one involved by answer­ing ques­tions that can dis­pel the myths sur­round­ing pal­lia­tive care. Peo­ple with ALS, care­givers, par­ents, offspring’s, broth­ers, sis­ters and friends are welcome.

Time :

1 :00pm to 4 :00pm

Loca­tion :

Caisse Des­jardins du per­son­nel munic­i­pale de Québec, 600 boul. Pierre-​Bertrand, coin Sam­son, Québec,G1M 3W5

Reg­is­tra­tion :

Odette Lacroix This email address is being pro­tected from spam­bots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or via phone at 418 6268726 /​418 6558726[+] Infor­ma­tion

MAY TO JUNE

MON­TREALCLOSED GROUP FOR CARE­GIVERS ONLY

Tak­ing care of some­one with ALS is not an easy endeavor and this is why we would like offer you the time and the space to reflect and exchange within a closed sup­port group set­ting com­prised of 4 ses­sions. The work­shops are in French and will be ani­mated by Elaine Clavet who is a social worker and psychotherapist.

Dates/​time :

Sat­ur­days – May 13 and 27 /​June 10 and 17 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Loca­tion :

The ALS Soci­ety of Que­bec office

Reg­is­tra­tion :

Leigh at 514 7252653, ext. 112 or This email address is being pro­tected from spam­bots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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MAY 16

QUÉBEC CITY

Time :

1:30pm to 3:30pm

Loca­tion :

Noël-​Brulart Cen­tre, 1229 Chanoine-​Morel, Québec, G1S 4B1

Rooms : 212 for care­givers and 104 for ALS patients

Reg­is­tra­tion :

Odette Lacroix at This email address is being pro­tected from spam­bots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 4186268726 /​4186558726

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MAY 18

LOR­RAINE

Time :

10:00am to noon

Loca­tion :

Cen­tre Cul­turel Louis St-​Laurent 4, de Mont­béliard, Lor­raine J6Z 4L1

Reg­is­tra­tion :

Eliz­a­beth at 514 7252653, ext. 103 or This email address is being pro­tected from spam­bots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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MAY 30

ST-​HUBERT

Time :

1:30pm to 3:30pm

Loca­tion :

Cen­tre mon­térégien de réadap­ta­tion, 5300 ch. Cham­bly, St-​Hubert J3Y 3N7

Rooms: Mon­térégie and Longueuil

Reg­is­tra­tion :

Leigh at 5147252653, ext. 112, or This email address is being pro­tected from spam­bots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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*Snacks and bev­er­ages are offered at all our groups and con­fer­ences, as well as free parking

WEBI­NAR AND CONFERENCE

MAY 10

ADAPTED TRAVEL IN QUE­BEC AND ELSEWHERE

Plan­ning and prepar­ing for a trip is a good oppor­tu­nity to break away from the daily rou­tine which can be at times bur­den­some. Isabelle Ducharme, Pres­i­dent of the board of direc­tors at Kéroul, will be pre­sent­ing a con­fer­ence on adapted travel for peo­ple with reduced mobility.

Time :

1:30pm to 3:00pm

Reg­is­tra­tion :

To attend in per­son: Eliz­a­beth at 514 7252653, ext.: 103 or This email address is being pro­tected from spam­bots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

To attend via webi­nar: by email at This email address is being pro­tected from spam­bots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or via The Care­giver Network’s website.

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REGIONAL CON­FER­ENCE

MAY 16

LAU­REN­TIANSSAINT-​JÉRÔME

A gen­eral pre­sen­ta­tion on ALS will be given by Dr. Marie-​Josée Lan­glois, neu­rol­o­gist at the CISSS des Lau­ren­tides, for those touched by ALS and health­care pro­fes­sion­als fol­lowed by a Q&A period and a sup­port group for families.

Time :

1 :30pm to 4 :45pm

Loca­tion:

Hôpi­tal régional de Saint-​Jérôme (in the audi­to­rium Pavil­lion Jeanne-​Mance– Bloc E), 290 rue de Mon­tigny à Saint-​Jérôme

Reg­is­tra­tion :

Eliz­a­beth at 514 7252653, ext. 103 or This email address is being pro­tected from spam­bots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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TELE-​SUPPORT GROUP

MAY 25

SAGUE­NAY, CAP­I­TALE NATIONALECHAUDIÈRES-​APPALACHES

This tele-​support group is reserved for peo­ple with ALS, care­givers and pro­fes­sion­als in the SAGUE­NAY, CAP­I­TALE NATIONALECHAUDIÈRES-​APPALACHES regions (In French)

Time :

1:30pm to 3:30pm

Reg­is­tra­tion :

Eliz­a­beth at 514 7252653, ext.: 103 or This email address is being pro­tected from spam­bots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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FUNDRAIS­ING EVENTS

APRIL 2223

MON­TREAL

Sco­tia­bank chal­lenge is at our doors

This is one of the most impor­tant races in Que­bec. A few spots our still avail­able for the 5 km (with or with­out stroller). Reg­is­ter soon or encour­age a par­tic­i­pant! Stay tuned for more races in Saint-​Hyacinthe, Laval and Bromont!Registration : canadarun​ningseries​.com
Promo code : Audrey at 514 7252653, ext.110 This email address is being pro­tected from spam­bots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. [+] Infor­ma­tion

APRIL 22SAINTE-​JULIE

Din­ner & Show with Peter Myles

In honor of his friend Steeve Day who is liv­ing with ALS, Peter Myles will per­form a coun­try music show that you will never forget.

Time: Din­ner at 6pm, show at 8pm

Loca­tion: Micro Brasserie Broue Shoppe – 1950 chemin Fer-​à-​cheval, Sainte-​Julie

Infor­ma­tion and pur­chase: This email address is being pro­tected from spam­bots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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MAY 20-​21MONTREAL

Chan­tal Lan­thier soft­ball game

Soft­ball game ben­e­fit­ting the ALS Soci­ety of Que­bec and Nathalie Bre­ton (TREKELLES MARCHENT” and Cap Fémina Aven­ture par­tic­i­pant), with the col­lab­o­ra­tion of the Ligue de balle Crémazie.

Cost: $300/​team (mix team 2f min­i­mum), 3 games guar­an­teed. 16 teams in total – only 6 spots left!

Loca­tion : George-​Vernot Park, Mon­treal (Villeray)

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MAY 22

SAINT-​HYACINTHE

Yoga for ALS

Orga­nized by the Cen­tre ADN, the ses­sion of out­door yoga, led by Anne and Karolann, promises to be mag­i­cal on a site infused with nature and tran­quil­ity. The activ­ity is free for all and begins at 7:30 pm.

Cost: You are invited to donate to the ALS Soci­ety of Que­bec (sug­ges­tion $15, price of a spe­cial course).

Loca­tion : Cen­tre ADN - 17000 des Golfeurs avenue, Saint-​Hyacinthe J2T 0C6

Infor­ma­tion : 450 2505463

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SUM­MER

ALL REGIONS

Less than a month before the first ALS Walk!

May 6

Saint-​Hyacinthe

Gérard Côté Prom­e­nade (race option)

Sooner you start fundrais­ing, bet­ter the results!

June 10

Outaouais

Cana­dian War Museum

June 10

Québec

Vic­to­ria Park

June 11

Charlevoix

Charlevoix’s Museum

June 17

Sher­brooke

Lac des Nations

June 18

Trois-​Rivières

Sanc­tu­aire Notre-​Dame-​Du-​Cap

August 20

Laval

Gagné Park (race option)

Sep­tem­ber 10

Rivière-​du-​Loup

Parc du Campus-​et-​de-​la-​cité

Sep­tem­ber 16

Mon­tréal

Maison­neuve Park

To be determined

Lennoxville

Bishop’s Uni­ver­sity

Reg­is­tra­tion: walks​.alsque​bec​.ca or con­tact our fundrais­ing coor­di­na­tor Audrey Houle: 514 7252653, ext.110 or This email address is being pro­tected from spam­bots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


AUG.
2527

VAUDREUIL-​DORION

Ride to fight ALS – A cycling event for everyone!


Hun­dreds of cyclists and guests are meet­ing at Château-​Vaudreuil for days filled with fun and excite­ment. Routes are acces­si­ble at all lev­els of cyclists and there is the option to par­tic­i­pate either for 1, 2 or 3 days.Reg­is­tra­tion: ridetofigh​t​als​.ca
Con­tact: Audrey Houle : 514 7252653, ext.110 This email address is being pro­tected from spam­bots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

MAKE A DIF­FER­ENCE: GET INVOLVED!

•Join an orga­niz­ing com­mit­tee near you (Walk or Ride);

•Become a volunteer;

•Cre­ate your own ALS fundraiser – we can help.

Please con­tact Audrey Houle at 1 877 7257725 /​514 7252653, ext. 110 or email This email address is being pro­tected from spam­bots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

ALS SOCI­ETY OF QUEBEC


5415, Pare St., suite 200, Mount Royal H4P 1P7
Phone: 514 7252653 | 1 877 7257725
Fax: 514 7256184
Email:
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Last Updated: Wednes­day, 26 April 2017 15:44