We’re committed to building a community of care, a province where people living with dementia are acknowledged, included and supported.
As health-care providers, you play an essential role in realizing our vision and bringing B.C. closer to becoming dementia friendly. One key way you can do this is by referring individuals affected by dementia to First Link.® Download the referral form.
- Making a referral to First Link®
Physicians and other health-care providers can connect people affected by dementia to Alzheimer Society of B.C services and support at any stage of the disease. Learn more about First Link® referrals.
- Education for health-care providersWe offer a variety of workshops on caring for people living with dementia. Find more information about the different workshops offered and how to schedule one.
- Information and resourcesFind more information about dementia, diagnosis, person-centred care and working with families.
- First Link® Dementia HelplineLearn about the First Link® Dementia Helpline and how to find more information.