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Whether you want to learn more about the programs and services we offer or find dementia-related information specific to your needs, we have the education and resources to help you.

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A Guide for Virtual and Telephone Visits

Staff from the Alzheimer Society of Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland, Haliburton, the Alzheimer Society of Oxford, and the Alzheimer Society of Ontario have written and produced Together Apart: A Guide to Visiting from a Distance in response to COVID-19 to help reduce the social isolation people living with dementia are facing, which you can download on this page.

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Together Apart Guide

I'm living with dementia

Our mission is to support you. The Alzheimer Society can provide you with the information and resources to help you manage your diagnosis, assert your rights, live well with dementia, plan for your future and more.

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I'm caring for a person living with dementia

Understanding dementia and its progression is vital to ensure that both you and the person with dementia can live as well as possible. We have the resources to support you and your care of the person living with dementia.

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I'm a first responder

As a first responder, you may come into contact with someone living with dementia. It's important to be prepared with strategies on how to recognize, communicate with and respond to someone living with dementia.

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I'm a financial professional

As a financial advisor, you're likely to have clients affected by dementia – whether they have the disease themselves, or are caring for a person who does. Learn how you can offer assistance that's sensitive to their needs.

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Dementia resources

The Alzheimer Society provides many resources for people living with dementia, family members, caregivers, healthcare providers and more.

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