Welcome to The Oasis in Kanata, a community outreach program of Glen Cairn United Church that offers information, education, and support for caregivers of people with mental illness living in Kanata and the surrounding area. To see where we are located, click here.
Information Sessions are free and open to all. (See the Oasis events page) Sessions feature presentations on a wide variety of topics by mental health specialists and individuals with lived experience.
Workshops and multi-week courses, provided by accredited organizations at nominal cost, help caregivers better care for themselves and their loved one. (See Our Commitment to Accessibility statement)
Caregivers Matter support group sessions are free, open to anyone over the age of 18, and take place on the first Monday of each month from 7 to 8:30 pm, unless otherwise indicated. Sessions are led by our Program Manager and trained volunteers. The group offers information and facilitated discussion of issues of concern to caregivers in a confidential, small group setting. For more information, Email info@TheOasisKanata.ca.
For information about other upcoming events in our area related to mental health, visit our Community news page.
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