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A private evening with Still Alice

On Wednesday January 21st, 200 guests filled the Varsity theatre and were treated to a private screening of the award-winning film Still Alice, before it opens in theatres this week. Each guest was a registered walker for the Alzheimer Society of Toronto’s Walk for Memories presented by Memory Care. It was a truly meaningful opportunity for the Alzheimer … Continued

Cathy’s #WhyIWalk Story (Video)

Every walker story is different. See why Cathy Barrick walks and why the Walk for Memories presented by Memory Care matters to her.   Donate to Cathy’s fundraising campaign, or find other stories that inspire you. Support the Walk for Memories presented by Memory Care to help us end Alzheimer’s disease.  

Add your photo to the Wall of Memories!

Share your story on the Wall of Memories, powered by TPH. If you are attending the 25th annual Walk for Memories presented by Memory Care, this is your opportunity to have your picture pre-posted on the iconic Wall of Memories. When you arrive on January 31st at Brookfield Place, you will see the photograph you … Continued

Stephanie’s #WhyIWalk Story

My Baba. She was part of the 72% Stephanie Mashtaler is walking in honour of her Baba, her grandmother Sophie, who lived with Alzheimer’s disease for over 13 years. She is proudly walking to hold on to wonderful memories of a beautiful grandmother, to raise awareness of the services and support offered by the Alzheimer … Continued

Grace’s #WhyIWalk Story

My mother. She was part of the 72% This is the sixth year that Grace Gouveia and her family are participating in the Walk for Memories. Grace and her family walk in honour of both her mother and father who were diagnosed with dementia. Grace continues to support the Walk for Memories because she wants others to … Continued

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    @Official_Shar Have you heard of the #WalkforMemories? Would love if you joined us Saturday to honour your grandma.

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