NOVA West Island is a not-for-profit, volunteer-driven, community-based healthcare organization with more than a century of providing comprehensive, compassionate, quality care to vulnerable individuals in the community. The primary mandate is to provide specialized care and support in the home to cancer and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) clients during the course of the illness and particularly in the palliative stage. Other programs include bereavement support for children and adults, adult day centers, home support services. ALS and Alzheimer Caregivers Support Groups are also available. For more information please go to our Support Groups Tab, or call the NOVA office at 514-695-8335.

Municipalities Served: Baie d'Urfé, Beaconsfield, Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Dorval, Ile Bizard, Ile Perrot, Kirkland, Lachine, Pierrefonds, Pincourt, Pointe-Claire, Roxboro, Senneville, Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, Ste-Geneviève, Terrasse-Vaudreuil.

NOVA West Island receives no federal or provincial government funding and depends on your contributions. Please support the THRIFT SHOPS


Fundraising events and the annual campaign.   Individual, corporate and IN MEMORIAM donations are gratefully accepted.

NOVA recently celebrated 100 Years of Community Care - 1911  2011

West Island Crusade Against Cancer will be holding several events with proceeds going to NOVA West Island and other organizations. Visit


NOVAWI is also a member of the Montreal West Island Chamber of Commerce   




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Donate and help out Nova West Island! You can do so by calling us, through the mail or via the Canada Helps site:


Please note that Canada Helps takes a 3.9% administration fee for all donations