Canadian Mental Health Association - Windsor-Essex County Branch

Site: Windsor - Windsor Ave

Service: Advancement Services, Mental Health Program for Older Adults - Coping with Caregiver Stress

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments Note that the agency has changed the program name from * Resource Centre and Prevention Services to * Advancement Services
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-255-7440
Fax 519-971-0058
Primary Contact Jill Cadarette, Gerontology Education Specialist; Phone: ext 269
Volunteer Coordinator Zoja Holman, Community Development Officer
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) 6 week education and support program * provides help to deal with being a caregiver to someone who is aging * offers a variety of strategies for coping with stress, difficult situations, communication problems and multiple responsibilities * offers support in dealing with the common feelings and anxieties affecting the quality of life for the caregiver * continuous waiting list is maintained * county groups also offered * conducts community presentations
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm * After hours by appointment only
Meetings Call for date, time and location
Areas Served Essex County
Eligibility Persons caring for an older adult living alone or in the home of the caregiver
Application Registration process required
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Agency Information
Established 1997
Primary Executive Claudia den Boer Grima, CEO, CMHA
Alternate Executive Mary C Wilson, Acting CEO; Phone: ext 236; Email:
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care
Site Information
Located In Community Windsor
Address & Map
1400 Windsor Ave
Windsor, ON N8X 3L9
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Intersection Windsor Ave and Ellis St
Bus Routes Transway 1C
Accessibility Fully Accessible - Parking, Ramp, Entrance, Washroom
Service Categories Caregiver Counselling ~ Families/Friends of Frail/Dependent Elderly ; Caregiver/Care Receiver Support Groups ~ Families/Friends of Frail/Dependent Elderly