Programs & Services

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We are here to provide the information, support and education about dementia you are looking for and to help you find programs and services to meet your needs.

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We can help

The Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia can help you by providing information, resources, education and support. Call 1-800-611-6345 to find out more about how we can help.

InfoLine

An opportunity to talk with someone who understands the dementia journey can provide vital support. Learn more about our InfoLine service.

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Artful Afternoon

The Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia and The Art Gallery of Nova Scotia work together to provide a fun and creative program for people with dementia and their partner in care to connect with art.

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Shaping the Journey

Shaping the Journey™ is a program designed for people with a recent diagnosis of early-stage dementia, and a care partner, family member, or friend.

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Coffee & Conversation

Coffee and Conversation is a support group offered by Nova Scotia Health and the Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia for people living with early-stage dementia.

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U-First!® for Healthcare

This program provides new ideas on how to support people with behaviour changes related to dementia and helps develop new skills to feel more confident in your interactions with people living with dementia.

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Minds in Motion®

Minds in Motion® is a community-based social program that incorporates physical activity and mental stimulation for people with early to mid-stage signs of dementia and their care partners.

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