All the latest news and stories about Alzheimer's disease, dementia, and the brain.

A Caregiver's Journey

Durham Region
November 16, 2023

The Alzheimer Society of Durham Region offers a variety of programs and services to those caring for people living with dementia.

Bill and Lynne a caregivers journey

Fundraising for the Walk

Durham Region
May 10, 2023

Help support the nearly 12,000 people in Durham Region living with dementia and their care partners by fundraising for the IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer's.


From the Desk of our CEO

Durham Region
April 10, 2023

This month hear from our CEO, Gillian Barrie, as she speaks about our new Strategic Plan and achieving Accreditation.

From the desk of our CEO April 2023. Gillian Barrie, Forget Me Nots

Spring 2023 Program Calendar

Durham Region
March 20, 2023

Our quarterly Program Calendar for programs offered April to June 2023. Incudes support groups, education sessions, social and recreation programs and more.

Spring Program Calendar

February is Recreation Therapy Month

Durham Region
February 17, 2023

Recreation Therapy offers many benefits to people living with dementia by keeping individuals active and social. Learn more about the benefits and how to introduce Recreation Therapy into your routine.

Adults participating in recreation therapy

January is Alzheimer's Awareness Month

Durham Region
January 2, 2023

Every January ASDR recognizes Alzheimer’s Awareness Month by encouraging organizations and individuals to learn more about dementia and its impact on those living with the disease.

January is Alzheimer's Awareness Month