Join the IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer's!

When you participate in your community's Walk, you join thousands of Canadians who want to see a world without Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias.

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Claude’s joyful personality kept shining

Diagnosed with a rare form of dementia, Claude had trouble speaking, and he required a lot of assistance. Yet he still remained upbeat.

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Claude, who lives with dementia, enjoying a lobster dinner.

Walking for my Mom

Canada
May 6, 2021

Every year, Cassandra walks for her mom in the IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer’s. Who do you walk for?

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Cassandra and Karen Best, standing outside and smiling.

Jeff Carney: My story

Canada
May 17, 2022

Jeff Carney, former President and CEO of IG Wealth Management, was diagnosed with early onset Alzheimer’s in 2020. As a long-time and passionate advocate for people living with Alzheimer’s, Jeff continues to raise awareness and support for those impacted by dementia.

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Jeff Carney, former CEO of IG Wealth Management, and his family standing outside, smiling in support of the IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer's.

May is Huntington Disease Awareness Month

What's it like to live with Huntington disease and young onset dementia? Listen to Tim's story, and learn more about the support, education and information that's available for people living with this disease.

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Our Advisory Group of People with Lived Experience of Dementia

Our Advisory Group of People with Lived Experience of Dementia is a community of people who guide the Alzheimer Society of Canada. By drawing on their personal stories of living with or supporting people with dementia, our members can share their voices to change how dementia is understood and treated in Canada.

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Group of happy seniors in the park.

Young onset dementia

When symptoms of dementia start before the age of 65, we call it "young onset dementia." And there's a lot to learn about it. Our Canadian knowledge hub for young onset dementia draws on the experiences and insights of many people, families and researchers.

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We are here to help

Whether you live with dementia, care for a person living with dementia or you have questions that need answers, the Alzheimer Society of Canada’s referral service is here for you.

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National resource library

Through our resource library, you can find a broad range of helpful and informational documents, videos and links related to dementia. We have resources for people living with dementia, families, caregivers, healthcare providers and more.

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Is your workplace dementia friendly?

The impact of dementia is and will continue to be felt across all borders, sectors and cultures. We must act and build a dementia-friendly Canada now.

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Find your Society

No matter where you live in Canada, you have a Society that you can be involved in. Your Society can help and support you with programs, services, education and resources tailored to you.

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National ambassador Roger Marple.

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