As 2021 draws to a close, here's a special message from everyone at the Alzheimer Society of B.C.
The Alzheimer Society of B.C. will be closed on September 30 to recognize the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation.
Every year, the Society and the B.C. Ministry of Health co-host a non-partisan luncheon at the Legislature building in Victoria. It is an opportunity for Members of the Legislative Assembly from across B.C. to hear people’s experiences of dementia and about the importance inclusive communities.
It’s World Alzheimer’s Month, and COVID-19 restrictions have increased Jim Mann's time at home, allowing him to reflect on almost 15 years of living with a diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease. Jim wrote some thoughts for his younger self to give that little bit of assurance that we all need.
2,830 steps for Gerryann! The Dillon family will do the Grouse Grind® as part of the Climb for Alzheimer’s to show Gerryann they are with her on this uphill journey.
This month, people around the province are doing the Climb for Alzheimer’s to raise funds to help make a difference in the lives of thousands of British Columbians. On September 19, Malik Dillon, his family and friends will join us in North Vancouver to climb the Grouse Grind® in honour of Malik’s wife, Gerryann.
Mild levels of hearing loss may increase the risk of cognitive decline and dementia. Join our webinar as we discuss the connection between hearing loss and brain health as we age.
Notice of the annual general meeting of members of the Alzheimer Research Foundation of B.C. ("the Foundation")
In September, as World Alzheimer’s Month is recognized around the world, the Alzheimer Society of B.C. is calling attention to the many challenges that British Columbians living with dementia, their caregivers and families have experienced over the past year.