About us


The Alzheimer Society of Timmins-Porcupine District exists to alleviate the personal and social consequences of Alzheimer's disease and related disorders and to promote research.

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We are a not for profit organization dedicated to helping people affected by Alzheimer's disease. Care and support are central to what we do. We strive to improve the quality of life for those affected by Alzheimer's disease and related dementias.

Organization Description and Historical Background

The Alzheimer Society of Timmins-Porcupine District was founded by a group of family caregivers in 1988 under the leadership of Monica Bevil. It is a non-profit corporation and registered charity governed by a Board of Directors who are elected by the membership at the Annual General Meeting held in June each year.

The Society is operated and managed by a staff team of full- and part-time employees who are responsible for the design and implementation of family support and education services.

The Society receives funding from the Ministry of Health, community donations and memorials. Research support dollars are raised through fundraising organized by the Society.

The Society of Timmins-Porcupine District Inc., through its affiliation with the Alzheimer Society of Ontario and the Alzheimer Society of Canada, maintains an active role in supporting the growth and development of the Alzheimer's movement.

Our dedicated Board, Staff and Volunteers work tirelessly to make a difference in the lives of those we serve.


Client Bill of Rights and Feedback

Please click this link to see our Client Bill of Rights and Feedback brochure

Our Team

Meet our dedicated staff who work tirelessly to make a difference in the lives of those we serve.

Job Postings are located on INDEED or https://www.jobsintimmins.com/

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Board of Directors

Members of the Alzheimer Society of Timmins-Porcupine District's Board of Directors guide the organization’s efforts to improve service and care, fund and advance research, educate our community and mobilize support.

Please see below any vacancies as well as our Strategic Directions for 2022-2027

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Media centre

Need more information on Alzheimer's disease and other dementias in Ontario? Contact our Marketing and Communications team.

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Programs and services

The Alzheimer Society of Timmins-Porcupine District provides a variety of programs and services to the Cochrane and Temiskaming districts. We provide services in English and in French.

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Main office

38 Pine St North
101 Mall Unit 107 A Lower Level
Timmins, ON, P4N 6K6
Phone: 705-268-4554
Toll-free: 1-844-288-4554
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