This month at the Alzheimer Society.

April 2021

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First Link Learning Series - Day to Day Care

Newfoundland and Labrador
Wed, Apr 28, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

The Alzheimer Society of Newfoundland & Labrador is now offering First Link Learning Series online, at no cost, to continue educating people with dementia and their families on how to live well with dementia.

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First Link Memory Cafe - April

York Region
Tue, Apr 27, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Alzheimer Society of York Region

The First Link® Memory Café Program on Zoom is a collaborative program run by Mosaic Home Care and AS York for those living with memory issues and their caregivers.

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Forget-Me-Not Breakfast 2021 - virtual

York Region
Sat, Apr 24, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Alzheimer Society of York Region

This year's Forget-Me-Not Breakfast takes place Saturday, April 24 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. and features Dr. Sharon Cohen from the Toronto Memory Program. Dr. Cohen's will share the latest updates in research and will follow her discussion with a Q&A.

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First Link Learning Series - Understanding Behavior

Newfoundland and Labrador
Wed, Apr 21, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

The Alzheimer Society of Newfoundland & Labrador is now offering First Link Learning Series online, at no cost, to continue educating people with dementia and their families on how to live well with dementia.

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Virtual Caregiver Support Network

New Brunswick
Tue, Apr 20, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

This is a free monthly program that enables those caring for someone living with dementia to connect virtually and receive support. Caregivers get together to share their experiences, offer support and learn from one another.

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Finances and Dementia – Advice for the Journey

Canada
Tue, Apr 20, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Online

Presented in partnership with IG Wealth Management, join us for a free one-hour interactive webinar that can help you navigate through the unique financial challenges that face caregivers and people living with dementia.

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Virtual Caregiver Support Network

New Brunswick
Thu, Apr 15, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

This is a free monthly program that enables those caring for someone living with dementia to connect virtually and receive support. Caregivers get together to share their experiences, offer support and learn from one another.

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First Link Learning Series - What To Expect

Newfoundland and Labrador
Wed, Apr 14, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

The Alzheimer Society of Newfoundland & Labrador is now offering First Link Learning Series online, at no cost, to continue educating people with dementia and their families on how to live well with dementia.

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Dementia Care Training (DCT 101)

Prince Edward Island
Wed, Apr 14 - Thu, Apr 15

Each 12-hour course (6 hours per day for 2 days) will provide and enhance your knowledge and awareness of dementia, increase your effective communication strategies, and practice hands-on skills which will enable you to provide quality care for persons with dementia.

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Learn the ABC's of Dementia

Saskatchewan
Thu, Apr 8, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan

Learn more about dementia and the changes in abilities, behaviour, and communication it can cause at one of these virtual public awareness presentations offered via Zoom

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Options for Care - virtual - April

York Region
Thu, Apr 8, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Alzheimer Society of York Region

This is a three-week education session. Week 1 – When Care Needs Are Increasing; Week 2 – Long Term Care Decisions; Week 3 – Transitioning Care Roles. Upcoming Dates Thursdays April 8, 15 and 22 from 1 to 3 p.m.

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Musical Memories

Demo
07 April - 12 May 2021

A 6-week online music therapy group for people living with dementia and their care partners

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Care in the Later Stages (virtual)

York Region
Tue, Apr 6, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Alzheimer Society of York Region

This virtual education series talks about ensuring the quality of end of life for people living with dementia.

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