Alzheimer Society Toronto Blog

Alzheimer’s Research Opportunities

The knowledge that we gain through clinical research helps improve the ways we can prevent, diagnose, and treat Alzheimer’s and dementias– but researchers can’t do it alone. They need volunteers in order to improve the lives of those who have been affected by Alzheimer’s or other dementias. Click here to learn more about clinical trials and decide if … Continued

#WhyIWalk: Larry Singer

The Walk for Memories, presented by Memory Care, is coming up on January 28, 2017. It is a way to honour and remember the people who have lived with dementia, and raise funds to end Alzheimer’s disease. We are sharing stories from our supporters as we prepare for the Walk; share this story or send us your own using the hashtag … Continued

5 Winter Activities to Enjoy Together

As we head into the winter season and the holidays, it’s the perfect time to see friends and family, and what better way to partake in the holiday cheer than to find activities you can do together? Here at AST, we made a list of our top 5 picks of fun things you can do with the whole … Continued

#WhyIWalk: Marina Philips

The Walk for Memories, presented by Memory Care, is coming up on January 28, 2017. It is a way to honour and remember the people who have lived with dementia, and raise funds to end Alzheimer’s disease. We are sharing stories from our supporters as we prepare for the Walk; share this story or send us your own using the hashtag … Continued

#WhyIWalk: Cathy Barrick

The Walk for Memories, presented by Memory Care, is coming on January 28, 2017. It is a way to honour and remember the people who have lived with dementia, and raise funds to end Alzheimer’s disease. We are sharing stories from our supporters as we prepare for the Walk; share this story or send us your own using the hashtag #WhyIWalk. … Continued

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    05-12-2016
    Family caregiver participants of this workshop will explore the different types of stress caregivers may experience around the holiday period, and develop coping strategies to address their stress.
    05-12-2016
    Learn creative activities and exercises that you and your family member who has dementia can do together. Improve communication by applying arts-based philosophies and improvisation techniques into your everyday interactions with your family member.
    07-12-2016
    Gain practical tips for planning for special occasions, and strategies to promote meaningful communication.
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