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Fore! the Memories Golf Tournament

Perth County
Mon, Sep 21, 11:30 am - 8:00 pm
St. Marys Golf & Country Club

In 2020, the Alzheimer Society of Perth County will be holding its 17th Annual Fore! the Memories Golf Tournament on World Alzheimer Day, September 21, 2020, raising funds to help people living with dementia in Perth County.

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A Night to Remember

Saskatchewan
Thu, Oct 15, 10:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Online

A Night to Remember Fall Gala is an enchanting evening, filled with superb food and drink, exciting live and silent auctions, and live entertainment to support the Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan.

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Understanding the 8 A's of Dementia

Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland, and Haliburton
Tue, Oct 20, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Alzheimer Society of Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland & Haliburton

The 8A’s of dementia describe the symptoms of dementia that will affect how a person living with dementia will think and act. In this session, we will explain the 8A’s in more simple terms and explore how they affect a person’s day to day behaviour. <br />
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Learn the ABC's of Dementia

Saskatchewan
Tue, Oct 20, 3:00 pm - {3}:{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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Mindfulness Workshop for Caregivers

Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland, and Haliburton
Tue, Oct 27, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Alzheimer Society of Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland &amp; Haliburton

Supporting a person with dementia requires time and energy. We often hear about the importance of self-care for caregivers, but aren’t sure how to practice it, or when we will find the time. This workshop provides an introduction to mindfulness & highlights some simple mindfulness-based strategies.

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Telethon for Alzheimer's

British Columbia
Sat, Nov 7 - Sun, Nov 8

Broadcast nationwide on Saturday, November 7, 2020 at 7:40 p.m., the Telethon for Alzheimer’s features interviews with researchers and families affected by dementia, as well as vignettes from people making a difference in the lives of others living with dementia.

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Evening of Education

Saskatchewan
Thu, Nov 19, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan

Pain Management for People Living with Dementia<br />
Presenter Dr. Susan Tupper PT, PhD

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Cold Weather Safety Tips

Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland, and Haliburton
Mon, Nov 30, 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Alzheimer Society of Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland &amp; Haliburton

Whether you are going outside for some fresh air, or heading to a medical appointment, getting outside during the winter may be something that is important, or necessary. In this session, we will explore some cold weather safety tips that will help keep you safe, and warm, this winter season. <br />
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Preparing for the Holidays

Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland, and Haliburton
Tue, Dec 8, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Alzheimer Society of Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland &amp; Haliburton

For people living with dementia, the holiday season can be a stressful & overwhelming time. With some modifications to our regular traditions, we can make the holidays more enjoyable for everyone. Join us as we explore some helpful tips that can make this season as stress-free as possible. <br />
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