Support Groups

Parkinson Society of Quebec
Organisation raising money for, and helping sufferers of Parkinsons Disease. 550 Sherbrooke Street West, Suite 1080, West Tower, Montreal, H3A 1B9.
Canadian AIDS Society
Promotes education and awareness and also provides information and resources to those living with HIV and AIDS. 1750 rue St-Andre, 3rd Floor, Montreal, H2L 3T8.
West Island Community Shares
Non-profit fund raising organization that provides funds for local charities. 1000 Blvd. St-Jean, Suite 610, Pointe-Claire, H9R 5P1.
Gamblers Anonymous Montreal
Information and help for gambling problems and addictions. Regular meetings held at various locations across the region.
Alcoholics Anonymous Montreal
Regular meetings across the region for people struggling with alcohol addiction. Web site shows location a times of the many meetings being held every day.
Alzheimer Group Inc.
Not-for-profit organisation aiming to improve the life of individuals and families living with Alzheimers Disease. 5555 Westminster Avenue, Suite 304, Montreal, H4W 2J2.
Volunteer Bureau of Montreal
Promoting to the public the idea of volunteering for services in the community and providing volunteers for local community organisations and events. 2015 Drummond Street, Suite 300, Montreal, H3G 1W7.
Volunteer West Island
Recruiting, training and referring volunteers within the West Island community for a variety of different opportunities. Well known organization with 40 year history. 1 rue de lEglise, Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, H9X 1W4.
Muscular Dystrophy Canada
Charity raising money in order to fund research into Muscular Dystrophy and to find a cure. Also providing support and assistance to those suffering from the disease. 1425, Rene-Levesque Blvd. West, Office 506, Montreal, H3G 1T7.
Breast Cancer Action Montreal
Non-profit organisation educating the public to the primary pollutants that cause breast cancer, and also providing support and advice to women living with the disease. 1001 rue Lenoir, Suite B250, Montreal, H4C 2Z6.
Broad range of services and activities for people of all ages living with physical and mental disabilities. 111 Ave. Donegani, Pointe-Claire, H9R 2W3.
YWCA Montreal
Arm of the YMCA that provides support, education and guidance to women and girls in need. 1355 Blvd. Rene-Levesque West, Montreal, H3G 1T3.
Epilepsie Montreal Metropolitain
Non-profit organisation promoting the greater welfare of people suffering from epilepsy, and of their families. 3800 Radisson Street, Room 115, Montreal, H1M 1X6.
Drug Rehab Services
Information and services to help those suffering from drug and alcohol addictions. Several clinics and rehap centers in the Montreal region.
Addington House
English language drug and alcohol abuse residential rehabilitation centre with a live in 3 month plan followed by a 2 year support program. Certified by the Government of Quebec.
Community Health and Social Services Network (CHSSN)
A Quebec wide network of community organisations, public institutions and resources ensuring that the English speaking public have access to health and social services in English. 1270 Ste-Foy Road, Suite 2106, Quebec City, G1S 2M4.
Golden Home Care
Personalised non-medical in home support and personal care services to seniors, intellectually challenged individuals and other family members. 3049 rue Deacon, Unit D, Dollard-des-Ormeaux, H9B 2M5.
Autism Central
Non-Profit organisation supporting rehabilitative, vocational and residential services in Montreal for children and adults with autism and intellectual disabilities. 5329 rue Ferrier, Montreal, H4P 1M1
Family Resource Center
Non-Profit organisation supporting children, teenagers and young adults who have academic and social difficulties. Family and parent support groups and development workshops. Open Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00 4855a Blvd. des Sources, Pierrefonds, H8Y 3C8
Montreal Center for Anxiety & Depression
Supporting children, adults, couples and families that are suffering distress and anxiety issues. Brunswick Medical Center, 955 Blvd. St-Jean, Suite 305, Pointe-Claire, H9R 5K3.
IAM Cares
Part of an international network providing guidance and advice to help people with physical and sensory disabilities get back to work. 750 Marcel-Laurin Blvd, Suite 450, Saint-Laurent, H4M 2M4.
Osteoporosis Canada
Charity and support group raising money to support those suffering from Osteoporosis. Advice, support and events for sufferers. 274 Antoine Forestier, Laval, H7M 6B9.
Quebec Community Groups Network
Non-profit organisation connecting 41 English language community organisations across Quebec. 1819 Blvd. Rene-Levesque West, Suite 400, Montreal, H3H 2P5.
LArche Canada
Community homes and day centers for people who have developmental disabilities, and those who care for them. 6115 rue Jogues, Montreal, H4E 2W2.
Association Quebecoise de la Douleur Chronique
Support groups for people suffering from chronic pain. Regular clinics and meetings for sufferers to help reduce their isolation and suffering. 7400 Blvd. les Galeries dAnjou, Suite 410, Montreal, H1M 3M2.
Crime Victims Assistance Centre
Assistance Centre provides guidance and advice to people effected by, or witnesses to a criminal offence. Office open Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00. Phone number varies depending on location.
Auberge Shalom pour Femmes
Centre for women in abusive relationships and their children. 24 hour telephone support hotline as well and counselling and resource office.
Action Centre Foundation
Bilingual day centre for people suffering with physical disabilities. Non profit organisation providing regular activities and events for physically challenged citizens. 2214 Dollard Avenue, LaSalle, H8N 1S6.
NOVA Health
Non-profit volunteer health organization caring for vulnerable individuals in the cummunity. Home care and bereavement support for adults and children plus adult day centers. 422 Beaconsfield Blvd., Beconsfield, H9W 4B7. Also in Westmount.
Alzheimer Society Montreal
Non-Profit organisation promoting awareness and studies into alzheimer and dementia. Counseling, information, support groups, documentation and MedicAlert program. Open Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00. 5165 Sherbrooke St. West, Montreal, H4A 1T6.
Womens Centre of Montreal
Providing women of Montreal a place to confidentially discuss various issues and problems. Regular individual and group meetings. Open Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00. 3585 rue Saint-Urbain, Montreal, H2X 2N6.
Canadian Cancer Society
Nationwide organisation providing information and advice on all types of cancer. A lot of information is available on the website. 5151 Blvd. lAssumption, Montreal, H1T 4A9.
West Island Community Resource Centre
Non-profit organisation providing an information and referral service by phone, email and in person. Various events throughout the year giving guidance and assistance on different personal and community issues. 114 Ave. Donegani, Pointe-Claire, H9R 2V4.
Pavillion Foster
Drug and alcohol addiction English rehabilitation centres with several locations in the region. 6 Foucreault Street, St-Philippe-de-Laprairie, J0L 2K0.
Moisson Montreal
Food bank and distribution project circulating donated and recuperated produce to less fortunate individuals and families in the area. 6880 Cote-de-Liesse Road, Montreal, H4T 2A1.
Le Parapluie Bleu
Bilingual therapy centre for children and adolescents with developmental challenges. Therapies include applied behavioural analysis, occupational therapy, speech therapy and play therapy. 3 Blvd. Samson, Suite J, Laval, H7X 3S5.
Colorectal Cancer Association of Canada
Provides advice and support to sufferers as well as raising money to fund specialist research projects. 1350 rue Sherbrooke West, Suite 300, Montreal, H3G 1J1.
Quebec Society for Disabled Children
Support services for parents of disabled children such as respite breaks and advice. Day camps and activity centres for the children to provide stimulation and education. 2300 Blvd. Rene-Levesque West, Montreal, H3H 2R5.
Frinds for Mental Health
Non-profit organisation providing support, information and education to the families and friends of those suffering from mental illness. 750 Ave. Dawson, Dorval, H9S 1X1.
Free and confidential telephone and online counseling service for children and teens. Open 24 hours a day 365 days a year.
Action on Mental Illness in Quebec (AMI Quebec)
Action on Mental Illness in Quebec provides advice and support for sufferers of mental illness and their care givers. Also a host of useful information on the web site. 6875 Blvd. Decarie, Suite 300, Montreal, H3W 3E4.
Assistance aux Femmes
Safe house for women and children who have been victims of domestic violence.
AIDS Community Care Montreal (ACCM)
Workshops and counseling services as well as information on prevention for HIV, AIDS and Hepatitis C. 2075 rue Plessis, Basement Level, Montreal, H2L 2Y4.
Chronic Pain Support Group Montreal
Self-management pain support group. Meeting at the Westmount Park United Church, At 4695 de Maisonneuve. Every second Friday From 13:00-15:00.
MAB-Mackay Rehabilitation Centre
Multi disciplined education and rehabilitation centre for children and youths with motor impairments or communication disorders, and people of all ages who may be deaf, hard of hearing or visually impaired. 7000 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, H4B 1R3.
Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB)
Nationwide organisation giving support and guidance to people who are blind or partially sighted. 3044 rue Delisle, Montreal, H4C 1M9.
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada
Non-Profit organisation raising money for and providing research, patient support and advice on Leukemia and Lymphoma. 1255 rue University, Office 705, Montreal, H3B 3W1.