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From time to time, the Waterloo Region Family Network (WRFN) is asked to distribute information on behalf of third parties. WRFN provides general information to self-advocates and families of children with special needs. The information provided on this website is not a recommendation, referral or endorsement of any resource, therapeutic method, or service provider. WRFN is not responsible for any information or services provided by third parties. You are urged to use independent judgment when considering any resource.

 


 

Ontario Caregiver Organization Programs

SCALE PROGRAM: CAREGIVER NEEDS AND WELL-BEING

Eight weekly webinars, online group coaching and one-on-one telephone counselling.

SCALE  (Supporting  Caregiver Awareness, Learning and Empowerment) focuses on topics relevant to new or experienced caregivers, including caregiver stress, managing feelings of anxiety or guilt, and self-care for the caregiver. Registration is required.

 

CAREGIVER 101

Learn about caregiving roles, conflicts in caregiving, caregiver burnout, what to expect, developing resilience, and what supports are available. Access the online course here.

 

YOUNG CAREGIVERS CONNECT

Young Caregivers Connect is a website to help young caregivers aged 15-25. The website was designed in collaboration with, and for, young caregivers and offers information and resources and a way to connect that address their unique needs. Visit the website here.

 

TIME TO TALK PODCAST

Join Host Michelle Jobin along with experts and caregivers, to discuss things that matter most to caregivers. Access the podcast here.

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