Our East Kootenay resource centre


Dementia-Friendly Communities

Hours of operation: We are currently offering virtual support only.
Phone: 778-761-2011 or 778-774-2133
Toll-free: 1-833-426-0534
Email: [email protected]

Serving: Cranbrook, Creston, Fernie, Golden, Kimberley, Invermere

Call the resource centre between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday, or call the First Link® Dementia Helpline at 1-800-936-6033 for support in English between 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. Monday to Friday.

For information about upcoming education workshops, locations for support groups and other support in this area, see the First Link® bulletin for the East Kootenay. For locations of support groups, please contact the Resource Centre.

Tele-support Group:
For those who are unable to attend a support group in person, the tele-support group offers the opportunity to meet with others by phone.

Dementia education:
Learn from home — participate in the Alzheimer Society of B.C.’s free one-hour webinars.