A Changing Melody

A Learning and Sharing Forum for Persons with Memory Loss and their Partners in Care

Please join us! 

Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Grand Gardens North
1324 Great Northern Road
10:00 am—2:00 pm
Registration at 9:45 am

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About The Speakers

Carol Gunn
Carol is a retired elementary school teacher. Carol will be sharing her brother’s story as well as her own journey.

Janice Seppala
Janice is the Education Coordinator at the Alzheimer Society. She provides awareness of Alzheimer disease and dementia, public education, school presentations, training for professional caregivers and workshops. 

Vicky Roy and Cathie Randell
Vicky and Cathie are both Registered Practical Nurses facilitating support and education programs for persons with dementia and their family members. 

Emily Piraino
Emily is the Psychogeriatric Resource Consultant with North Bay Regional Health Centre. She is also the lead for the Behaviour Supports Ontario team for Sault Ste. Marie and the Algoma District.

Debbie Sorokopud
Debbie is a Recreational Therapist who coordinates the Minds in Motion program for the Alzheimer Society.

Ed Pitre

Research shows us that music has amazing therapeutic effects on people with dementia. Ed is a talented local musician who will be sharing his music with us.

Last Updated: 11/08/2017