Vision, mission and values

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Learn about what drives us at the Alzheimer Society of Newfoundland and Labrador.

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Vision

A world without Alzheimer disease.

 

 

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    Mission

    The Alzheimer Society of Newfoundland and Labrador, Inc. exists:

    • to support the search for the cause and cure of Alzheimer disease, its diagnosis, treatment, and care;
    • to raise public awareness of the personal social impact of this disease;
    • to promote the provision of support to families and caregivers in the province.
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    Values

    We believe in:

    • Quality of Life: Persons with Alzheimer disease and their caregivers deserves the best possible quality of life while maintaining their basic human rights.
    • Our Partners: The Alzheimer Society cannot stand alone in this mission. Without generous support and cooperation of our partners we could not continue to assist those in need.
    • Our People: Our staff and volunteers are respected and valuable resources; directly driving our society towards our vision.
    • Our Services: Our services respond to the needs of those with Alzheimer disease and their caregivers, respecting the rights, confidentiality, and dignity.
    • Our Research: We actively support ongoing research and education initiatives of the National and International Alzheimer movement. We encourage and support advancements in diagnosis, treatment, and care of persons with Alzheimer disease.
    • Accountability: Our Society exercises the prudent use of its finical resources and is accountable to the public for the use of all resources.