All the latest news and stories about Alzheimer's disease, dementia, and the brain.
Make your own Touch Quilt for someone living with dementia
Brighten someone’s holiday season by giving local ❄️
New Ontario Dementia Care Alliance Launches to Create a More Dementia-Friendly Province
Gift ideas for people with dementia
Gift-giving and receiving can be a fun part of many holidays. Here are some ideas on gifts for people living with dementia.
Visiting someone with dementia over holidays? Here are 10 tips
December can be a holiday time for many people, bringing more visits with friends and family. Here are some tips for visiting someone with dementia during holidays of all kinds.
A few tips on art, creativity and dementia
Focus on fun. Don’t judge. Reduce distractions. Reach out to your local Alzheimer Society. All these tips can bring more art into your life.
Physicians’ corner: Canadian doctors share their most-used dementia-care tools
Recently, we worked with the College of Family Physicians of Canada to survey doctors nationwide. And we asked family physicians to share the dementia-care tools they currently use most. Here's what they told us.
Honouring Roger Marple
Roger, who lived with young-onset dementia, was a champion of ending dementia stigma. He was a mentor and friend to many, and we at the Alzheimer Society of Canada will miss him dearly, while remembering the important contributions he made to our work.