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Government Services

 

Name of Organization: Info-Santé Health Line

Type: Government

Phone: 8-1-1

Services: Telephone consultation by health professionals in case of non-urgent problems. To have health related questions answered or be referred to the right service. 24/7 service.

 

 

Name of Organization: Régie de l’assurance maladie du Québec (R.A.M.Q)

Type: Government

Phone: 514-864-3411

Web: www.ramq.gouv.qc.ca

Services: Health insurance and prescription drug plans

 

 

Name of Organization: Santé-Montreal

Type: Government

Phone: 8-11

Web: www.santemontreal.qc.ca

Services: Information about health services in the West Island, including: medical clinics, support groups, family and senior services etc.

* For a listing of medical clinics in the West Island please consult the following list

 

CLSCs

 

Name of Organization: CLSC Dorval-Lachine

Type: Government

Address: 1900 Notre-Dame, Lachine, QC, H8S 2G2

Name of Organization: CLSC Lac St-Louis

Type: Government

Address: 180 Cartier, Pointe-Claire, QC, H9S 4S1

Name of Organization: CLSC Pierrefonds

Type: Government

Address: 13800 Gouin West, Pierrefonds, QC, H8Z 3H6

Phone: 514-626-2572

Website: www.csssouestdelile.qc.ca/en/facilities/our-clsc/clsc-de-pierrefonds

 

Hospitals

 

Name of Organization: Lakeshore General Hospital

Address: 160, avenue Stillview,  Pointe-Claire, Québec H9R 2Y2

Type: Government

 

 

Name of Organization: Veterans’ Hospital

Address: 305, boul. des Anciens-Combattants, Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, QC H9X 1Y9

Type: Government

Phone: 514-457-3440

Web: www.veterans.gc.ca

Dental Clinics

 

Name of Organization: John Abbott College – Dental Hygiene Department

Address: 21275 Lakeshore, Stewart Building, Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue

Type: Government

Phone: 514-457-5010

Services: Dental procedures offered by students of the program. These procedures are usually at the lower rate than a regular dental office. There is a waiting list.

*for a complete list of public dental clinics in Montréal please consult the following list*

 

Health Care & Home Support Services

 

Name of Organization: NOVA West Island

Address: 447 Boul. Beaconsfield, Beaconsfield, QC, H9W 4C2

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514-695-8335

E-mail: info@novawi.org

Services: Offer health care services including: palliative care, cancer care, bereavement support groups, home support services and an adult day center.

 

Name of Organization: West-Nette Services

Address: 4523 Boul. St-Charles

Email: westnette@services-west-nette.org

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514-626-1296

Services: Offers subsidized house cleaning services for people 65 years and over (based on your declared income).

 

Name of Organization: West Island Palliative Care Centre

Address: 265 André Brunet Kirkland, Québec H9H 3R4

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514-693-1718

Fax: 514-693-0374

Services: provides active and compassionate care in order to comfort and support terminally ill patients and their loved ones

Name of Organization: Dorval Youth for Seniors

Type: Non-Profit municipal service

Phone: 514-633-4100

Services: provides domestic services to Dorval seniors, such as: lawn mowing, snow removal, gardening, window cleaning, and general cleaning and maintenance. Call to find out if you are eligible.

 

Name of Organization: Pointe-Claire Aid for Seniors

Address: 94 Douglas-Shand, Pointe-Claire, QC, H9R 2A8

Type: Non-Profit Municipal

Phone: 514-630-1248

Services: free housekeeping service for seniors, for both interior and exterior jobs. Call to find out if you qualify.

 

Name of Organization: Pierrefonds Community Aid

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514-624-1448

Services: offers domestic home support such as light house cleaning to seniors. A small fee applies.

 

Name of Organization: Volunteer West Island

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514-457-5445

Services: a handyman service through which seniors, referred by their CLSC, can obtain help in completing light repairs and maintenance around the house (ex: hanging pictures; changing light bulbs, handles and locks; replacing faucet washers; etc)

 

Mental Health Services

*For a list of support groups, please refer to our social services page

Name of Organization: CLSC Psycho-Social Intake

Phone:

514-639-0650 (Dorval-Lachine)

514-626-2572 ext. 3956 (Pierrefonds)

514-697-4110 ext. 1559 (Lac St Louis)

Services: Experiencing a difficult situation? You can contact your local CLSC to receive help to deal with a personal, family or social issue:

  • family or personal problems
  • depression and anxiety
  • conjugal and family violence
  • any other issue

 

Name of Organization: Centre Bienvenue

Address: 12694 Boul. Gouin, Pierrefonds, QC, H8Z 1W4

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514-421-2212

E-mail: centrebienvenue@videotron.ca

Web: www.centrebienvenue.org

Services: Provides support and services in social readaptation and community reintegration to improve the quality of life for West Island adults who are coping with mental illness.

 

 

Name of Organization: Omega Centre

Address: 600 de L’église, Dorval, QC H9S 1R3

Email: info@omegacenter.org

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514-631-2760

Web: www.omegacenter.org

Services: Offers a daycentre and transitional group home. The daycentre is designed to provide educational and recreational activities as well as stimulation and socializing opportunities (see activity schedule). We provide support, counseling and interventions

 

 

Name of Organization: Community Perspectives in Mental Health

Address: 4523 Boul. St-Charles, Pierrefonds, QC H9H 3C7

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514-696-0972

Fax: 514-696-0982

Web: www.pcsm-cpmh.org

Services: Provide support and services to people living with mental health problems. Offer services such as home support visits, housing assistance, life skills training, budgeting etc.

 

 

Name of Organization: Friends for Mental Health

Address: 750 Dawson, Dorval, QC, H9S 1X1

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514-636-6885

Web: www.asmfmh.org

Services: Offers counselling and telephone assistance for people suffering from a mental illness or their families. Also, they offer educational training for individuals and families, support groups, conferences and activities for children of parents with mental illness.

 

 

Name of Organization: West Island Crisis Centre

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514-684-6160

Website: www.wicrisiscenter.com

Services: Offers a telephone intervention service that is available 24/7 to individuals in psychological or psychosocial distress, as well as to their family and friends

Name of Organization: Agence Ometz

Phone: 514-343-3524

Website:www.ometz.ca

Services: Ometz is a non-profit, community-based human services agency that supports and strengthens individuals and families by offering services for mental health.

 

Name of Organization: ANEB Québec

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514-630-0907

Website: www.anebquebec.com

Services: Provide information about prevention and support helpline/ groups for people with an eating disorder or their families

 

 

Name of Organization: Family Life Centre

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514 630 7794

E-mail: familylifecentre@gmail.com

Website: www.familylifecentre.ca

Services: Offers free support to individuals and families through referral services, short-term counselling and life skills education

 

 

Name of Organization: West Island Citizen Advocacy

Type: Non-Profit

Phone:514-694-5850

Email : wica@qc.aibn.com

Website: http://volunteerwica.com

Services: Intervention for crisis situations and defense of rights of seniors facing psychological, emotional, physical abuse

 

 

Name of Organization: Équipe Entreprise

Type: Non-Profit

Address: 750 avenue Dawson, Dorval, QC

Phone: 514-636-1081

Website: www.equipeentreprise.org

Services: Offer a social integration program allowing people with mental illness the opportunity to gain work experience under a supervised and supportive environment

 

 

Name of Organization: L’Arrimage

Type: non-profit

Address: 1649 rue Fleury E, Montreal, QC H2C 1S9

Téléphone:514-389-9393

Fax: 514-389-5776

Web : www.larrimage.ca

E-mail: infos.mtl@larrimage.ca

Services: Offers specialized employment services to people living with mental health problems wishing to integrate or reintegrate the labour market.

 

 

Name of Organization: Revivre/ Reliving

Type: non-profit

Address: 5140 rue St-Hubert, Montreal, QC

Téléphone:514-738-4873

Website : www.revivre.org

Services: Hotline, information, references and support groups for those suffering from a mental illness

 

Name of Organization: Action Autonomie

Address: 3958 rue Dandurand, Montréal, QC H1X 1P7 

Type: Non-Profit

Phone:514-525-5060

E-mail: lecollectif@actionautonomue.qc.ca

Services: Defends the rights of people suffering from mental health issues by offering information, support and resources

 

Name of organization: Les Déprimés Anonymes Inc

Website:www.deprimesanonymes.org

Email:danonym@cooptel.qc.ca
Phone: 514-278-2130
Services: Helpline for people suffering from depression.

 

Name of organization: La clé des champs

Phone: 514-334-1587

E-mail:lacle@lacledeschamps.org

Services: Help for people with anxiety disorders. French service.

 

Name of organization: Phobies-zero

Web : www.phobies-zero.qc.ca

Phone: 514-276-3105

E-mail: admin@phobies-zero.qc.ca

Services: Help and support groups for people suffering from anxious behaviours including OCD (obsessive compulsif disorder). French service.
Name of Organization: Action on Mental Illness (AMI)

Phone: 514-486-1448

Website:www.amiquebec.org

Services: Helps families manage the effects of a loved one’s mental illness through support, education, guidance and advocacy. For information about support groups, visit www.amiquebec.org/support/

 

Name of Organization: Lakeshore General Hospital Psychiatric Outpatient Clinique

Address: 175 Stillview avenue, Pointe-Claire, QC

Type: Government

Phone: 514-630-2010

Services: Clinic with specialists; psychiatrists, social workers, psychiatric nurses and OTs

 

Name of Organization: Douglas Mental Health Hospital

Address: 6875 Boul. LaSalle, Verdun, QC  H4H 1R3

Web: www.douglas.qc.ca

Type: Government

Phone: 514-761-6131

Important links:

Association canadienne pour santé mentale:  www.acsm.qc.ca or 514-849-3291

Société québécoise de la schizophrénie: www.schizophrenie.qc.ca

Mental health support groups in Montreal:  http://groups.psychologytoday.com/rms/state/quebec.html

Housing information for people with a mental illness: please click here

 

Specialized Health Care Support and Services

Parkinson’s disease

 

Name of Organization: Groupe d’entraide Ouest de L’ile

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514-868-0597 (Francine Marcil)

Services: Support group for people with Parkinson’s disease

 

 

Name of Organization: West Island Support Group

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514-631-5351 (Marcel Desmarais)

Services: Support group for people with Parkinson’s disease

 

 

Alzheimer’s disease

 

Name of Organization: NOVA West Island

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514 695-8335

E-mail:info@novawi.org

Website: www.novawi.org

Services: Offer support groups for those suffering from Alzheimer’s and for their caregivers

 

Name of Organization: Alzheimer’s Society of Montreal

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514 369-0800

E-mail: info@alzheimermontreal.ca.

Website: www.alzheimer.ca

Services: Offer support groups for those suffering from Alzheimer’s and for their caregivers; also has day programs on 3 different days for adults with cognitive impairment. Consult their Winter 2017 schedule here.

 

Name of Organization: Alzheimer’s Group Inc.

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514 485-2667

E-mail: info@agiteam.org.

Website: www.agiteam.org

Services: Offer support groups for those suffering from Alzheimer’s and for their caregivers

 

 

Eating Disorders

 

Name of Organization: Overeaters Anonymous

Type: Non-Profit

Phone:450-687-0724 (Mickey)

Services: Offers a 12 step support group at Ste-Genevieve United Church in DDO every Thursday at 7:0p.m.

 

Asbestos-related Illnesses

Name of Organization: Mesothelioma center

Type: Non-Profit

Website: www.asbetos.com

Services: this American patient advocacy group offers a comprehensive and informative website for those who have been made ill from asbestos exposure.

 

Arthritis

 

Name of Organization: Arthritis West Island Self Help (A.W.I.S.H)

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514- 631-3288

E-mail: arthritis@awishmontreal.org

Website: www.awishmontreal.org

Services: Offer free info sessions, educational courses, support groups and specialized exercise groups

 

Name of Organization: Arthritis Society

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514- 846-8840

E-mail: info@qc.arthrite.ca

Website: www.arthritis.ca

Services: Information, support, education and events for people suffering from arthritis

 

Lou Gehrig/ALS

 

Name of Organization: NOVA West Island

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514-695-8335 ext. 204 (Gloria Timmons)

E-mail: info@novawi.org

Website: www3.novawi.org

Services: Offer a support group for caregivers of family members who suffer from Lou Gehrig/ALS every Monday of the month from 6-8pm at Christmas Park School in Beaconsfield

 

 

Cancer

 

Name of Organization: West Island Cancer Wellness Centre

Address: 115 rue Du Barry, Kirkland (QC) H9H 0C4

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514-695-9355

Website: www.wicwc.org

Services: Offers programs that focus on empowering people who are experiencing cancer with compassionate support and comprehensive information for mind, body, and spirit.

 

Name of Organization: NOVA West Island

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514-695-8335

Website: www.novawi.org

Services: specialized care and home support for cancer patients. Support groups for patients.

 

Name of Organization: Venturing out beyond our cancer

Type: Non-Profit

Address: 269 boul. St. Jean, Suite # 215 Pointe-Claire, Québec H9R 3J1

Phone:514-695-9292

Fax: 514-695-3443

E-mail: info@voboc.org

Website: www.voboc.com

Services: Supporting adolescents & young adults with cancer

 

Name of Organization: Canadian Cancer Society

Type: Non-Profit

Phone:514-255-5151

E-mail: webmestre@quebec.cancer.ca

Website: www.cancer.ca

Services: Information, support and education for people with cancer

 

Name of Organization: Hope and Cope

Address: 3755 Chemin de la Côte-Sainte-Catherine,QC, H3T 1E2, Pavillon E, Room E-730.1

Phone: 514-340-8255

Fax: 514-340-8605

Website: www.jgh.ca/en/hopecope

Services: Support groups for cancer patients, their family and friends. Also a resource and wellness centre

 

Name of Organization: Fondation québecoise du cancer

Phone: 514-527-2194                                                                                                                                
Email:
cancerquebec.mtl@fqc.qc.ca

Website: https://fqc.qc.ca/

Services: Information, support, accompaniment and lodging for cancer patients

 

 

Name of Organization: West Island Prostate Cancer Support group

Type: Non-Profit

Telephone: 514-694-6412

E-mail: info@mtlwiprostcansupportgrp.ca

Website: www.mtlwiprostcansupportgrp.ca

Services: Support group for those who need help dealing with a diagnosis of prostate cancer and coping with the ensuing problems. The meetings involve an invited speaker, followed by refreshments and conversation.

 

 

Heart and Stroke

 

Name of Organization: Heart and Stroke Foundation – West Island

Type: Non-Profit

Address: 795 Carson, Dorval, QC, H9S 1L7

Phone: 514-636-4599

E-mail: dalia.sodo@fmcoeur.qc.ca

Website: www.heartandstroke.ca

Services: Non-profit group leading in the elimination of heart disease and stroke and reducing their impact through: the advancement of research and its application; the promotion of healthy living; and advocacy

 

Name of Organization: West Island Cardiac Wellness Program

Phone: 514-868-5449

Services: Education, support and cardiac rehabilitation program for patients and their families. Need doctor’s referral to participate

 

Vision

 

Name of Organization: Montreal Association for the Blind – West Island Office

Type: Non-Profit

Address: 180 Cartier Avenue, Pointe-Claire, QC H9S 4S1

Phone: 514-489-8201

Website: www.mabmackay.ca

Services: Vision rehabilitation centre providing social services, counselling, use of adapted aids & products to the blind/visually impaired of all ages. Professional referral required.

 

Name of Organization: The Low Vision Self-Help Association

Type: Non-Profit

Phone: 514-695-2965

E-mail: john.ohderg@videotron.ca

Services: Offers a support group with guest speakers, discussions, information on facilities and resources. Group meets each 2nd Thursday of the month from 1:15-3:30p.m. at 233 Ste-Claire Avenue in Pointe-Claire

 

Tourette’s Syndrome

 

Name of Organization: Association québecoise du syndrome de la Tourette

Address: 7070 Perras, Montréal, QC, H1E 1A4

Phone: 514-328-3910 (Collette Turcotte)

Web: www.aqst.com

Services: Support group and activities for those suffering from tourette’s syndrome (FRENCH ONLY)

 

Infertility

 

Name of Organization: Infertility Awareness Association of Canada

Phone: 514 633-4494

Address: 475 Dumont, suite 201, Dorval, QC, H9S 5W2

Email: info@iaac.ca

Website: www.iaac.ca

Services: patient lead support groups, resource information

 

Diabetes

 

Name of Organization: West Island Diabetes Association

Phone: 514-630-2225 x 5339

E-mail: widaqc@gmail.com

Website: www.diabete.qc.ca

Services: Information, support, events for people living with Diabetes

 

Name of Organization: Inf0-Diabète

Phone: 514-259-3422 x 233

E-mail: infodiabete@diabete.qc.ca

Services: information and referral line

 

Multiple Sclerosis

 

Name of Organization: West Island MS Self-Help Group

Address: 3869 des Sources, #204, Dollard-des-Ormeaux, QC, H9B 2A2

Phone: 514-676-1588

E-mail: grpspbo@videotron.ca

Services: Information, support, outings, events, for people with MS