What is Coffee and Chat?
Coffee and Chat is a social program designed to help you meet new people, engage in social activities and have fun! Groups are available in-person or online for various audience groups, including groups for people living with early-stage dementia, caregivers (a family member, friend or other care partner) and mixed groups for both people living with early-stage dementia to attend with a care partner. The program is available in English and Cantonese.
Registration is required. Please contact the First Link® Dementia Helpline at 1-800-936-6033 to learn more about what programs are available in your community.
Why join a Coffee and Chat program?
- Share experiences
- Share a laugh
- Enjoy the company of other people who are living with the disease
- Build new friendships
- Have fun
Ways to join:
- Online: Online groups meets every other week for 60 minutes. Registration in an online group is ongoing.
- In-person: In-person groups meets weekly for 90 minutes. Registration is for a 6-8 week series.
To learn more about Coffee and Chat and what programs are available in your community, please call the First Link® Dementia Helpline at 1-800-936-6033 to register or see the First Link® Bulletin for a list of days and times available.
COVID-19 update: Masks are now optional. To learn more about safety protocols for our in-person events, visit: alzbc.org/COVID-safety