This month at the Alzheimer Society.

Webinar - Dementia & Communication

York Region
Thu, May 6, 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Brookside Court & The Renoir Retirement Communities invites you to a two-part webinar by the Alzheimer Society of York Region: May 6, Dementia Umbrella and May 13, Communications and Behaviours.

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Options for Care - virtual - May

York Region
Thu, May 6, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Options for Care Virtual Education Series Supporting the Increasing Care Needs of People Living with Dementia is part of an education session to help caregivers of those living with dementia. Free.

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First Steps virtual education series

York Region
Wed, May 12, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Caregivers and people living with dementia can learn about the disease, adapting to brain changes, planning ahead and building a circle of support in a four-part program called First Steps.

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Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction

York Region
Wed, May 12, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR), for caregivers of people living with dementia, is an approach that has been shown to be effective for managing stress. This online program is by AS York and Sinai Health, Cyril & Dorothy, Joel & Jill Reitman Centre for Alzheimer's Support and Training.

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Webinar - Communications and Behaviours

York Region
Thu, May 13, 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Brookside Court & The Renoir Retirement Communities invites you to the second of a two-part webinar by the Alzheimer Society of York Region: May 13, Communications and Behaviours.

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First Link Memory Cafe - May

York Region
Tue, May 25, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The First Link® Memory Café Program on Zoom is a collaborative program run by Mosaic Home Care and AS York for those living with memory issues and their caregivers.

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Alzheimer’s disease and care - French

York Region
Fri, May 28, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The Association des Francophones de la Région de York (SAY-F), of which the Alzheimer Society of York Region is a member, is hosting a virtual presentation in French about Alzheimer's disease.

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Walk for Alzheimer's - virtual event

York Region
Sat, May 29, 7:00 am - 6:00 pm

The IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer's is again virtual this year. People are encouraged to register and walk 17,000 steps - one step for each York Region resident living with dementia.

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