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We're here to help you

The Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia can help you by:

  • Providing you with information on Alzheimer's disease and other dementias
  • Connecting you to programs and services near you
  • Supporting you in making a difference in our community

Alzheimer InfoLine

1-800-611-6345 (toll free within Nova Scotia) or 902-422-7961
Email: [email protected]

Chief Executive Officer

John Britton, CEO
Tel: 902-422-7961 ext. 223
Email: [email protected]

Programs and Services:

Sacha Nadeau, Director, Programs and Services
Tel: 902-422-7961 ext. 244
Email: [email protected]

Kaija Whittam, Manager, Client Services
Tel: 902-422-7961 ext. 227
Email: [email protected]

Mallory Perry, Team Lead, Client Services
Tel: 902-422-7961 ext. 225
E-mail: [email protected]

Melissa Ray, Coordinator, Client Services
Tel: 902-422-7961 ext. 249
Email: [email protected]

Emma Meulenkamp, Coordinator, Client Services
Tel: 902-225-8294
Email: [email protected]

Ceilidh Haliburton, Coordinator, Client Services
Tel: 902-220-0962
Email: [email protected]

Elizabeth Fitzgerald, Coordinator, Client Services & FirstLink® Outreach
Tel: 902-422-7961 ext. 228
Email: [email protected]

Kirstie Creighton, Manager, Education & Belonging
Tel: 902-422-7961 ext. 229
Email: [email protected]

Kara Gouthro-Murgatroyd, Team Lead, Education
Tel: 902-422-7961 ext. 242
Email: [email protected]

Beth House, Team Lead, Dementia Friendly Communities
Tel: 902-422-7961 ext. 233
Email: [email protected]

Chelsea Slawter-Wright, Coordinator, Education & Engagement, African Nova Scotian Communities
Tel: 902-422-7961 ext. 232
Email: [email protected]

Heather Murdock, Coordinator, Programs and Services Administration
Tel: 902-422-7961 ext. 243
Email: [email protected]

Marco Redden, Coordinator, Research & Evaluation
Tel: 902-422-7961 ext. 258
Email: [email protected]

Ryleigh Daigle, Coordinator, Programs and Services Intake
Tel: 902-220-4989
Email: [email protected]

Regional Education & Outreach

Connie VanBerkel, Senior Manager, Programs & Community Development
Tel: 902-422-7961 ext. 247
Email: [email protected]

Catherine Shepherd,  Regional Coordinator, Education & Outreach & Provincial Lead, FirstLink®
Cape Breton
Tel: 902-842-1314
Email: [email protected]

Beth Bennett, Regional Coordinator, Education & Outreach
Guysborough, Antigonish & Pictou County
Tel: 902-870-2054
Email: [email protected]

Claire Jimmison, Regional Coordinator, Education & Outreach
Annapolis Valley
Tel: 902-790-4189

Donna Lawrence, Regional Coordinator, Education & Outreach
Northern Region (Cumberland, Colchester, East Hants)
Tel: 902-220-3823
Email: [email protected]

Sandra Hubbard-Leblanc, Regional Coordinator, Education & Outreach
Tri-County (Yarmouth, Shelburne, Digby)
Tel: 902-774-0042
Email: [email protected]

Rhonda Lemire, Regional Coordinator, Education & Outreach
South Shore
Tel: 902-527-6962
Email: [email protected]


Denise Collier, Officer, Transformational Giving
Tel: 902-422-7961 ext. 241
Email: [email protected]

Denise Fitzgerald, Coordinator, Donor Relations & Database
Tel: 902-422-7961 ext. 259
Email: [email protected]

Lauren Barron, Coordinator, Fund Development
Tel: 902-943-9454
Email: [email protected]

Kerrie Coady, Coordinator, Walk For Alzheimer's 
Tel: 902-890-8045
Email: [email protected]

Nick Locke, Fund Development Consultant 
Tel: 902-221-4323
Email: [email protected]

Finance & Operations:

Audrey Milley, Director, Finance & Operations
Tel: 902-422-7961 ext. 246
Email: [email protected]

Amara Waddell, Office Coordinator
Tel: 902-422-7961 ext. 260

Sarah Creelman, Office Coordinator
Tel: 902-422-7961
Email: [email protected]

Volunteer Recruitment & Support

Marilyn MacMullin, Coordinator, Volunteers
Tel: 902-422-7961 ext. 245
Email: [email protected]

Communications & Marketing

Jenna Farrell, Manager, Communications & Marketing
Tel: 902-422-7961 ext. 226
Cell: 902-237-9457
Email: [email protected]

Lesley MacLean, Coordinator, Communications & Marketing
Tel: 902-422-7961 ext. 232
Email: [email protected]

Provincial Office:

112-2719 Gladstone Street, Gladstone Ridge Professional Centre (building is setback from street, front entrance at back of parking lot)
Halifax, Nova Scotia
B3K 4W6
Tel: 902-422-7961 or toll free within Nova Scotia 1-800-611-6345
Fax: 902-422-7971
E-mail: [email protected]


Monday - Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

About us

We are a leading not-for-profit health charity working to improve the quality of life for Nova Scotians affected by dementia and advance the search for the cause and cure.

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