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On May 29, people are invited to walk 17,000 steps - one step for each York Region resident living with dementia during the virtual IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer's. #IGWalkforAlz

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Register today for the IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer's and raise awareness and funds for York Region residents impacted by dementia.

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Honorary Family - David and Bruce Rhodes

York Region
April 28, 2021

Liz Maynes was 61 when she passed away in 2019 after a nine-year battle with young-onset dementia. Her husband Bruce Rhodes and their son David are this year's Honorary Family for the IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer's taking place virtually May 29.

Family photo of David, Bruce and Liz standing in front of trees and a mountains.


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Learn what is happening at AS York by joining its mailing list. By signing up to the mailing list, you agree to get information and resources to help you on your dementia journey.

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First Link®

Newly diagnosed with dementia or know someone who is? This page is your First Link to programs, information and referrals to Alzheimer Society of York Region and community services.

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Eastern York Region North Durham Ontario Health Team (EYRND OHT)

The Alzheimer Society of York Region is one of the partner organizations in Markham Stouffville Hospital's Eastern York Region North Durham Ontario Health Team (EYRND OHT). The Eastern York Region North Durham Ontario Health Team (OHT) established dementia as one of its two healthcare priorities in its first year of service. AS York sits on the governing committee, among other roles, and co-chaired its dementia task force.

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