Zelda Freitas, BA, BSW, MSW, Social Worker Graduate of the McGill University School of Social Work and Social Worker of 28 years. For the past 11 years, clinical supervisor in a community health care centre offering services to persons in loss of autonomy including palliative care in a home based program. Presently, Coordinator of the Developing Practices in support of Caregivers of the CIUSSS West-Central Montreal, Center for Research and Expertise in Social Gerontology. Member of the Council on Palliative Care since 1998, offering education presentations on topics related to caregiving issues, grief and loss, and access to care. Several collaborative research projects, presentations and publications related to psychosocial and interdisciplinary intervention in palliative care.