Alzheimer Society Toronto Blog

AAIC 2016 Sneak Peek: Ambiguous Loss

AST is proud to have multiple staff members presenting at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in Toronto this July 24-28. On Wednesdays leading up to the conference, we’ll be giving you a sneak peek into each presentation. Check out the previous instalments here. This is the fifth preview, featuring Erin, Social Worker and her work with Ambiguous … Continued

Neighbourhood Friends: Woodbine Entertainment Group

Without support from the community, the Alzheimer Society would not be able to reach as many community members, or provide as many free counselling and education hours. That’s why when a neighbourhood friend like Woodbine Entertainment Group offers their support, it means the world to us. Let’s talk a little bit about Woodbine and what they … Continued

Golf 2 Remember 2016

On Wednesday, August 17, GTA golfers will gather together in support of the Alzheimer Society, and in support of working together to support the work that we do. This is the 5th annual Golf 2 Remember tournament, organized by Betsy Sumner, Tara Morse, and Jane Simard. So far, the Golf 2 Remember team has raised … Continued

AAIC 2016 Sneak Peek: Dementia, Sexuality & Intimacy

AST is proud to have multiple staff members presenting at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in Toronto this July 24-28. On Wednesdays leading up to the conference, we’ll be giving you a sneak peek into each presentation. Check out the previous instalments here. This is the fourth preview, featuring Kari, Public Education Manager, and Peter, Social Worker. Living … Continued

Make a Difference this Father’s Day

This Father’s Day, as on all days, I celebrate and honour my dad. There is so much to be grateful for in this world — particularly for a man who lived a full life raising four children (and now 3 grandchildren) and having a bustling law practice which brought him so much joy, quality of … Continued

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