AS York Online Store


This is the place you come to purchase books and other items. Looking for something? Connect with Lisa Day, communications and fund development coordinator, at [email protected] to inquire.

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The AS York online store offers items to purchase in support of programs and services for York Region residents impacted by dementia.

Check out the links below for what is available in the store. 

Forget-Me-Not Breakfast 2021

This year's virtual Forget-Me-Not Breakfast features Dr. Sharon Cohen from the Toronto Memory Program. Dr. Cohen will provide the latest updates to dementia research followed by a Q&A. The breakfast takes place Saturday, April 24 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Proceeds support programs and services.

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Head and shoulder shot of Dr. Sharon Cohen with a forget-me-not blue flower beside her

Hearts Linked by Courage book

Hearts Linked by Courage Honouring Loved Ones and Caregivers on the Dementia Journey is a collection of stories by York Region residents impacted by dementia and is now available to purchase (book arrives Dec. 3). Thank you to the Carswell Family Foundation for making this book a possibility.

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Front cover of AS York's book from I C Publishing of a grey butterfly on a forget-me-not flower

Our Lingering Farewell

Our Lingering Farewell book by Dr. Allan Carswell was written in honour of his wife, Helen Carswell, who lives with Alzheimer's disease. Proceeds from this book will go to the Alzheimer Society of York Region, among other charities.

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Front cover of Our Lingering Farewell Allan and Helen Carswell with an older picture of the couple on the cover in a circle

Virtual Book Launch - AS York book

Hearts Linked by Courage, Honouring Loved Ones and Caregivers on the Dementia Journey offers 23 short stories by York Region residents impacted by dementia. AS York will host a virtual book launch, featuring many of the authors, to celebrate the book's release during Alzheimer's Awareness Month.

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Images of Hearts Linked by Courage book, laptop and coffee talking about AS York's new book