Minds in Motion®


Minds in Motion® is a social recreation program that incorporates physical and mental stimulation for people with early to mid-stage Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. This program is designed for the care partner to participate with the person with dementia.

For more information or to register, contact Vanessa Barnes, Active Living Coordinator

  • Phone: 519-332-4444
  • Email: vbarnes@alzheimersarnia.ca

Program information

Minds in Motion is a program for people living with early to mid-stage Alzheimer's disease or other dementia's and their care partners.

The program runs once a week for 8 weeks in a community centre, church, or a similar community-based multi-service centre. The program includes:

  • 45 to 60 minutes of physical activity
  • 45 to 60 minutes of mentally stimulating activities
  • healthy refreshments

Minds in Motion gives you a great environment to establish new friendships with others who are living with similar experiences.

Cost is $15/person for 8 week session.

Please bring a water bottle and wear comfortable clothing and footwear.

PLEASE NOTE: Social Recreation Programs are offered to our clients in the early to middle stages of Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias. For the safety and enjoyment of all, clients must undergo a brief assessment prior to participation.