Health Promotion Programs

HEALTH PROMOTION PROGRAMS

We offer various health promotion programs in the community that encourage healthy physical, cognitive and emotional well being for persons living with dementia and their care partners.

Health Promotions Programs

Ageless Grace
Ageless Grace is a brain fitness program that focuses on the healthy longevity of the body and mind.

Art Therapy
Art Program is designed to engage persons living with dementia in stimulating activities including art, music, dance & more.

Chair Yoga
Chair Yoga is a gentle form of yoga practiced sitting on a chair.

Cycling without Age
Cycling without Age is a program designed to engage older adults by providing bike rides on a specialized bike piloted by a trained volunteer. It allows participants to enjoy the outdoors while socializing with others.

Drop-in Activity
Drop-in Activity is an activation program that provides social, cognitive and physical activities for everyone.

Minds in Motion®
Minds in Motion® is a community-based social program that incorporates physical activity and cognitive stimulation.

Music Project
The Alzheimer Society Music Project is designed for persons living with dementia. A personalized iPod is provided to the client along with earphones and a charging accessory. The goal of this project is to provide persons living with dementia a soundtrack to their lives to enhance their social and emotional well being. For more information about the project, please visit musicproject.ca.

Urban Poling
Urban Poling consists of walking with poles to activate lower and upper body muscles.

Contact information

For more information on our Health Promotion Programs, please contact:

Sudbury and area
Alex Mayotte
705-524-2024 ext. 237

amayotte@alzheimersudbury.ca

North Bay and area
Maryse Raymond
(705) 493-495-4243 ext. 327

mraymond@alzheimernorthbay.com

Manitoulin Island and area
Megan Cairns
(705) 524-2024 ext. 405

mcairins@alzheimersudbury.ca


Last Updated: 03/06/2020