The Research Chair wishes to provide an easily accessible list of free and confidential helplines that can be called by older adults and their close one experiencing
- Domestic abuse
- Suicidal thoughts
- Financial fraud
- Or any difficult psychosocial situation
Despite the instructions of social distancing promulgated by the Government of Quebec in connection with the current pandemic, the situations mentioned above should not be tolerated. The measures put forward by the government do not justify enduring a situation that endangers your personal safety.
Do not hesitate to ask for help in these uncertain times. You can find someone knowledgeable and well-trained to address your needs and concerns at the other end of the line.
The PDF format of the list can be downloaded by clicking on this link.
*Many offices are currently operating at a reduced capacity due to the evolving COVID-19 situation. Resources availability may vary