“It's about communication.”

In ‘Falling,’ Viggo Mortensen draws on his personal experiences to depict the true-to-life challenges facing people and families living with dementia.

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Lance Henriksen and Viggo Mortensen in the film 'Falling'.

Lance Henriksen as Willis (left) and Viggo Mortensen as John (right) in FALLING. Photo: Brendan Adam-Zwelling, Courtesy of Mongrel Media. Image courtesy of Mongrel Media.

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No matter where you live in Canada, you have a Society that you can be involved in. Your Society can help and support you with programs, services, education and resources tailored to you.

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You can help save and change lives for generations to come by including the Alzheimer Society in your will.

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Dementia Journey Survey

The Alzheimer Society of Canada, in partnership with the College of Family Physicians of Canada, is asking you to participate in this 20-minute survey to help us understand your experience with the care you receive from your family physician or other healthcare provider.

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Medical assistance in dying

Canada's laws on medical assistance in dying are currently being debated in Parliament, and changes may be coming soon.

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ASRP Exchange: Dr. Heather Cooke

Wed, Mar 10, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Please join us for a presentation, led by Dr. Heather Cooke from the University of British Columbia, about workplace incivility and bullying in long-term care.

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