Information and resources for health-care providers

Here are resources to help you navigate caring for people living with dementia and their caregivers as well as diagnosis and the frameworks that are in place throughout British Columbia to guide dementia care.

Organizations in British Columbia and the Yukon can also order our informational brochures from the Alzheimer Society of B.C.'s Provincial Office by emailing [email protected] and requesting a public order form. 

  • Person-centred care
    Learn more about person-centred care, symptoms and behaviours common among people living with dementia and how to care for individuals respectfully and safely.
  • Working with families
    Learn more about how to support caregivers on the dementia journey – including yourself as a health-care professional.
     
  • Diagnosis
    Learn more about identifying the warning signs of dementia and making a diagnosis.
     
  • Guidelines for care
    There are support frameworks in place throughout British Columbia to help guide treatments and care for people living with dementia. Learn more about how these resources can help you diagnose and treat people living with dementia.