Association lavalloise de parents et amis pour le bien-être mental (ALPABEM)
Location : Vimont
Allocated amount : $81,300
First year of funding : 1993
Promote mutual aid among the parents or spouses of persons with mental health problems, reduce their feelings of powerlessness and loneliness, equip them to improve their quality of life, and distribute information on mental health.
Information, promotion and referral, telephone listening service, self-help groups, activities in the schools for children aged 6-17, interpersonal communication workshops, outdoor camp, documentation centre, mentoring, respite, newsletter, presentations.