Dementia resources in B.C.
The Alzheimer Society of B.C. is your connection to a variety of resources and information about Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, and to helpful information for family members and caregivers.
The First Link® Dementia Helpline
The first number you call.
Lower Mainland: 604-681-8651
The First Link® Dementia Helpline is a province-wide service for people living with dementia, their caregivers, family and friends. The Helpline assists individuals in building the confidence to maintain quality of life when facing dementia. Learn more about the First Link® Dementia Helpline.
Download our First Link® brochures for people affected by dementia or health-care providers.
Alzheimer Resource Centres
Alzheimer Resource Centres located throughout the province offer information, educational opportunities, support groups and the ability to talk directly with a knowledgeable team member. Books and videos can be viewed on site and a variety of print resources are available to take home. Find your local Alzheimer Resource Centre.
The Alzheimer Society of B.C. has a variety of free educational brochures and fact sheets for people with dementia, their families, caregivers and anyone who is concerned about dementia. Learn more about print resources.
Resources in other languages
Information about Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias is available in French, Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Persian and Punjabi. Click here to access these materials.
We host regular webinars on a range of topics related to living with dementia. You can access a selection of videos from previous webinars divided by theme.