Dementia research is at a turning point

Researchers are closer than ever to finding effective treatments. With your support, you can ensure that vital research can continue and grow. Please help.

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The latest innovative ideas in dementia research

We're pleased to announce the 2022 grants and awards for the Alzheimer Society Research Program, funding Canadian researchers in the field of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias and investing in the future of dementia care in Canada.

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What is 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.

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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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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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June is Stroke Awareness Month

Did you know that stroke is a common cause of vascular dementia? Vascular dementia is the second most common form of dementia, after Alzheimer's disease. Find out now how awareness of the signs of stroke can help you reduce your risk.

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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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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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