This month at the Alzheimer Society.

September 2021

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The ASRP Exchange with Dr. Michael Jackson

Canada
Wed, Sep 29, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Online

Please join us for a presentation led by Dr. Michael Jackson from the University of Manitoba. Dr. Jackson is an ASRP Biomedical Grant recipient and his project is titled: "Identifying perspective therapeutic targets in Alzheimer's disease: Understanding the cascading affects of cellular deterioration".

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First Link Learning Series - Pain & Distress

Newfoundland and Labrador
Wed, Sep 29, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

The Alzheimer Society of Newfoundland & Labrador is offering the 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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Evening of Education

Saskatchewan
Tue, Sep 28 - Wed, Sep 29

"Walking Through Grief and Loss with a COVID-19 Lens: <br />
Strategies for Survival"<br />
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Join us for an opportunity to reflect upon the types of loss and grief experienced during the pandemic and beyond. Learn helpful tools and strategies to build resiliency as you cope with grief.

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Painting with Laurie

Kenora / Rainy River Districts
Tue, Sep 28, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

An event for Care Partners and Persons living with Dementia

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Painting with Laurie

Kenora / Rainy River Districts
Tue, Sep 28, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

An event for Care Partners and Persons living with Dementia

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First Link Learning Series - Advanced Dementia

Newfoundland and Labrador
Wed, Sep 22, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

The Alzheimer Society of Newfoundland & Labrador is offering the 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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Humanity in Music

Timmins-Porcupine District
Tue, Sep 21, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This World Alzheimer’s Day on September 21 at 6:00 PM, Humanity in Music will commemorate those living with dementia, their caregivers, their families, and their journey with a special online concert featuring Canadian music and Canadian artists!

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Humanity in Music

Ontario
Tue, Sep 21, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This World Alzheimer’s Day on September 21 at 6:00 PM, Humanity in Music will commemorate those living with dementia, their caregivers, their families, and their journey with a special online concert featuring Canadian music and Canadian artists!

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Virtual Caregiver Support Network – Province-Wide

New Brunswick
Tue, Sep 21, 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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Virtual Caregiver Support Network – Province-Wide

New Brunswick
Thu, Sep 16, 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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Next Steps

Muskoka
Thu, Sep 16 - Thu, Sep 23

A FREE Education Series Focused on Understanding and Supporting a Person Living with Dementia

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The ASRP Exchange with Dr. Matthew Parsons

Canada
Wed, Sep 15, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Online

Please join us for a presentation led by Dr. Matthew Parsons from Memorial University. Dr. Parsons is an ASRP Biomedical New Investigator Grant recipient and his project is titled: "Strengthening brain cells: Determining the failure of brain cell communication in Alzheimer's disease".

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First Link Learning Series - The Day of Placement

Newfoundland and Labrador
Wed, Sep 15, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

The Alzheimer Society of Newfoundland & Labrador is offering the 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 101

Kenora / Rainy River Districts
Tue, Sep 14, 10:30 am - 11:30 am

An event for Care Partners and Persons living with Dementia

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Learn the ABC's of Dementia

Saskatchewan
Thu, Sep 9, 4:00 pm - 5:00 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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First Link Learning Series - The Long Term Care Process

Newfoundland and Labrador
Wed, Sep 8, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

The Alzheimer Society of Newfoundland & Labrador is offering the 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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Climb for Alzheimer's

British Columbia
Wed, Sep 1 - Wed, Sep 22

From September 1 – 21, 2021, hikers and climbers from all over the province will be able to explore beautiful British Columbia while raising funds in support of the Alzheimer Society of B.C. and showing the thousands of people affected by dementia that they are not alone. With the additional option to join us as a group as we take on the legendary Grouse Grind® in North Vancouver on Sunday, September 19!

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