Mission and Vision Statements

Our Mission

To alleviate the personal and social consequences of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias while improving the quality of life of our clients, their families and caregivers and to promote research for a cure.

Our Vision

To be, the North East Ontario Centre of excellence, innovation and research in collaboration with community partners, for the care, treatment and support of those affected with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia.

Our core values define the way that all Local Societies will work together. Central to this work is a commitment to people with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias and their caregivers to the following values:

  • Person-Centered
  • Dignity
  • Accountability
  • Partnership
  • Leadership
  • Excellence 

Key priorities for the 2014-2017 Strategic Plan are under 5 pillars:

  1. Organizational effectiveness and capacity
  2. Best Practice Programs and Services
  3. Fund Development
  4. Empowerment  Leadership 
  5. Research and Innovation

Strategies that will be built into every priority:

As Society engages in building the changes necessary to meet the growing needs, innovation and focused approaches will be of the utmost importance in our work. This requires investments into our future and enhanced belief in all we do.  The following strategies will be built into every priority and within all who work, volunteer and promote the Société Alzheimer Society role in dementia care.

  1. Invest in the Brand at all levels
  2. Investing in technology
  3. Investing in Human Resources
  4. Investing in Building a world where Alzheimer or a related dementia is a chronic disease where it is possible to live well within the progression of the condition.  

Last Updated: 11/08/2017