Our vision and mission
The Alzheimer Society will be a premier dementia knowledge resource and a recognized leader in dementia education and support.
To improve the quality of life for people with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias in Algoma District, and to provide support for their caregivers.
Respect: We will show respect, through our words and actions, for the dignity of people affected by Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.
Compassion: We will demonstrate empathy, concern, and understanding for people affected by Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.
Integrity: We will demonstrate honesty, reliability, confidentiality, and trustworthiness in all of our interactions.
Accountability: We are accountable to our clients, members, funding organizations, and donors for the stewardship of the resources entrusted to us on behalf of our communities.
Partnerships: We will promote collaboration among staff and volunteers, community organizations and government agencies, individuals and businesses to ensure we are meeting the needs of the people we serve.
- Person-centred: Our reason for being is to assist those affected by Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias, and all activities will be focussed on that overriding objective.