Course Schedule

All courses are free and open to the community at large.

Courses will be given at 68 Prince Edward Avenue, in Pointe-Claire
(unless otherwise specified).

Space is limited, so please register in advance by calling 514-694-5850.


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Date: October 13th, 2017
Time: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30, with questions until 12:00 p.m.

Learn about the signs and types of elder abuse, how to recognize it, and what to do if you or someone you know is being abused.

Bilingual with Nicole Thevenet-Toth & Mirella Castrechini, community workers from WICA


Senior Housing in the West Island

Date: October 20th, 2017
Time: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30, with questions until 12:00 p.m.

In English with Kate Coulter of GerontoLogis


Emergency First Aid (EFA)

Date: October 27th & November 3rd, 2017
Time: 9:00 a.m. to noon

CPR (level C), Choking and Automatic Defibrillation (adult, child and infants)
Primary and secondary survey
How to activate the emergency medical system
The law
Heart attacks, strokes
Bleeding, Burns
Heat and Cold emergencies
Bone and joint injuries
Asthma and other respiratory emergencies
Poisons

All participants will receive a completion card from the Heart and Stroke Foundation valid for 3 years.

This course is offered by the City of Pointe-Claire and it takes place at 81 Summerhill in Pointe-Claire, and not at our office at 68 Prince Edward.


Caregiver Burnout and Self-Care

Date: November 10th, 2017
Time: 9:30 a.m. to 11:30, with questions until 12:00 p.m.

Learn more about the challenges of providing care to a vulnerable population and explore coping skills and manageable step-by-step approaches for fitting self-care into your every day life.

In English with Gaétan Lafrenière, Psychologist