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Travel and dementia

Join us online December 13 at 12 p.m. Eastern to talk about research, tips and experiences around travelling with dementia.

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Help for people living with dementia and care partners

If you're affected by dementia, know you are not alone. The Alzheimer Society is your First Link® to a community of support, expertise and more.

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Top tips for finding reliable dementia health information

Is the dementia information you’re reading trustworthy? These 5 tips will help you decide.

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Our Advisory Group of People with Lived Experience of Dementia

Our Advisory Group of People with Lived Experience of Dementia is a community of people who guide the Alzheimer Society of Canada. By drawing on their personal stories of living with or supporting people with dementia, our members can share their voices to change how dementia is understood and treated in Canada.

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Find your area’s Alzheimer Society

No matter where you live in Canada, there is an Alzheimer Society that you can be involved in. Your region’s group can help you with programs, services, education and resources tailored to your needs.

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By 2050, nearly 2 million people living in Canada could be living with dementia

In September, during World Alzheimer’s Month, we launched this report to explore what can we do to change Canada’s dementia future.

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National resource library

Through our resource library, you can find a broad range of helpful and informational documents, videos and links related to dementia. We have resources for people living with dementia, families, caregivers, healthcare providers and more.

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Dementia numbers in Canada

By 2030, researchers project that nearly 1 million people in Canada will be living with dementia. And they forecast that more than 1.7 million people in Canada will have dementia by 2050. But by taking action together, we can work on changing our future.

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