Mission and vision

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Compassion. Fundraising. Care. Advocacy. Innovations. Storytelling. Public Education. Kindness. World cloud describes some of AS York's best attributes.

Mission Statement

The Alzheimer Society of York Region’s mission is to alleviate the personal and social consequences of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias and to promote research.

Vision Statement

We are committed to the care of families and the cure of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. We will achieve excellence, innovation and leadership in

  • Family-Centred services
  • Advocacy
  • Education
  • Fundraising

through caring professional staff, active volunteers, valued partnerships and a supportive community.

Our Values

  • Collaboration
  • Accountability
  • Respect
  • Excellence