Wellness, Connect & Care

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The Wellness, Connect & Care PEI program is open to all seniors and provides experiences of healthy active living, social connection, engaging activities, and health and wellness education. Join us for arts, music, games, storytelling, and discussion groups. Registration required!

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For a list of all upcoming Alzheimer Society of PEI events, please see our Event Calendar.

Walking Groups for Seniors

Walk with us to stay active and fit, chat with others, and explore new routes and trails. Open to all seniors, these free walking groups are also a dementia friendly environment, perfect for a person living with dementia and a family member to attend together. Walking is an excellent way to promote cardiovascular and brain health, build strength to reduce the risk of falls, and lift mood! 

City Walk Summer Series
Guided walks exploring historic locations in Charlottetown.
Saturday Mornings | Charlottetown
More info | Register Now

The Walkers that Talk
Casual walking group for connecting with others while staying active.
Tuesday Mornings | Charlottetown
More info | Register Now

Social Activities for Seniors

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These events designed for seniors are intended to foster social connection, engagement in activities, and education, virtually and in person. They focus on social connection activities through arts and crafts, music concerts and singalongs, personal sharing and relating games, and health and wellness education like reducing stress/living well, caregiving tips, accessing resources in the community and maintaining brain health.

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Become a Volunteer

The Wellness Connect and Care program features rich opportunities for seniors to volunteer and give back to their community. Volunteers are essential to the program, and the experience is rewarding. Openings for walking group leaders and social activity leaders are available all across PEI.

Walking Group Leader – Assist in leading or co-leading an ongoing walking group for seniors in your community. Training and support is provided!

Social Activities Leader – Do you have a skill, talent, or passion you could share with others in the community? We are looking for seniors to help us lead interesting social activities like arts and crafts nights, music concerts and sign-alongs, hobbies based outings, games nights, story telling, and talking circles.

Become a volunteer today.

Contact us at [email protected] or 902-628-2257 for more information.

 

This program funded in part by the New Horizons for Seniors Program (NHSP). NHSP is a federal grants and contributions program that provides funding for projects that make a difference in the lives of seniors and their communities. 

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Volunteers are the most important resource for charitable organizations like ours. At the Alzheimer Society, volunteer time and energy are essential to help us support people living with dementia.

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Programs and Services

The Alzheimer Society of Prince Edward Island can help you by providing information, resources, education, support and counselling. Use this page as your guide to find the care and support you may need.

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