National caregiver support organizations

The following national organizations support caregivers and patients by sharing information and resources, and providing opportunities to build a caregiving network in Canada.

Canadian Abilities Foundation

This online guide has a wide range of resources, including an online magazine, Caregiver Solutions, and more.

Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association (CHPCA)

CHPCA is the national voice for hospice palliative care in Canada, advocating for quality end-of-life and hospice palliative care in Canada. They provide resources to family caregivers.

Canadian Virtual Hospice

This website is Canada’s largest repository of information on palliative and end-of-life care for patients, family caregivers, healthcare providers, researchers and educators. It also provides discussion forums and professional advice free of charge.

Caregiving Matters

An internet-based registered charity, Caregiving Matters offers education and support to family caregivers.

Carers Canada

Carers Canada embodies and reinforces the national and international movement to ensure the recognition and inclusion of carers in social policy.


At this online community dedicated to all topics caregiving and health, you can talk with experts and meet other caregivers like you. Learn, share and connect with the largest online caregiver support network in Canada.