Events for people with Early Stage Dementia

18 Jun

Living with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)

2020-02-17T11:30:58-05:00

Location: Providence Healthcare

This workshop is for people living with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) and/or care partners of people living with MCI. The focus of the session will be on providing an overview of MCI and the differences between normal aging, MCI and dementia.

Learning Objectives:

  • Increase knowledge of MCI and the differences between normal aging, MCI and dementia
  • Explore how MCI impacts individuals and families
  • Learn how to optimize cognitive health
  • Develop an understanding of supportive services n the community

Registration is required. 

Living with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)2020-02-17T11:30:58-05:00
21 May

Dementia 101

2020-02-17T11:30:56-05:00

Location: Providence Healthcare

This workshop will provide an overview of Alzheimer’s disease focusing on the importance of early diagnosis and illustrates the progression of the disease. 

Topics:

  • Gain a greater understanding of the process of diagnosis and medications available
  • Develop a better, over-all understanding of dementia
  • Increase your knowledge of the stages and progression of Alzheimer’s disease
  • Better the caregiver’s insight into the person with dementia (PWD)
  • Learn about community services and supports

Registration is required.

On-site paid parking available.

Dementia 1012020-02-17T11:30:56-05:00
13 May

Advisory Committee

2020-02-17T11:30:55-05:00

Are you living  with dementia? Have you used our programs and services in the past? Do you want to help develop a guiding vision that will inform the work we do at AST? 

If so, you are invited to join the Alzheimer Society Toronto (AST) Advisory Committee.  The group meets on a monthly basis with a new topic presented and discussed each month. You will get the opportunity to provide your feedback and thoughts as well as connect with other individuals experiencing similar life journeys.

If you would like to join us, please contact Romina Oliverio at

416-640-6330 or by email  roliverio@alz.to

 

Advisory Committee2020-02-17T11:30:55-05:00
15 Apr

Advisory Committee

2020-02-17T11:30:53-05:00

Are you living  with dementia? Have you used our programs and services in the past? Do you want to help develop a guiding vision that will inform the work we do at AST? 

If so, you are invited to join the Alzheimer Society Toronto (AST) Advisory Committee.  The group meets on a monthly basis with a new topic presented and discussed each month. You will get the opportunity to provide your feedback and thoughts as well as connect with other individuals experiencing similar life journeys.

If you would like to join us, please contact Romina Oliverio at

416-640-6330 or by email  roliverio@alz.to

 

Advisory Committee2020-02-17T11:30:53-05:00
11 Mar

Advisory Committee

2020-02-17T11:30:50-05:00

Are you living  with dementia? Have you used our programs and services in the past? Do you want to help develop a guiding vision that will inform the work we do at AST? 

If so, you are invited to join the Alzheimer Society Toronto (AST) Advisory Committee.  The group meets on a monthly basis with a new topic presented and discussed each month. You will get the opportunity to provide your feedback and thoughts as well as connect with other individuals experiencing similar life journeys.

If you would like to join us, please contact Romina Oliverio at

416-640-6330 or by email  roliverio@alz.to

 

Advisory Committee2020-02-17T11:30:50-05:00
24 Feb

First Steps (4 Sessions)

2020-02-17T11:30:48-05:00

Location: Toronto Memory Program

This 4 session workshop is for people in the early stage of dementia and their care partners. It explores issues such as:

  • Assessing and managing day-to-day risks (such as driving, getting lost and money management)
  • Advance Care Planning (preparing for a time when you are not able to make decisions about your care)
  • Brain Health and a detailed look at changes to the brain
  • Identifying and managing stress

Dates and Time:

Mondays, February 24, March 2, 9 and 16 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm

Parking available on-site

Registration and short pre-screening is required. 

First Steps (4 Sessions)2020-02-17T11:30:48-05:00
5 Feb

Advisory Committee

2020-02-17T11:30:46-05:00

Are you living  with dementia? Have you used our programs and services in the past? Do you want to help develop a guiding vision that will inform the work we do at AST? 

If so, you are invited to join the Alzheimer Society Toronto (AST) Advisory Committee. You will get the opportunity to provide your feedback and thoughts as well as connect with other individuals experiencing similar life journeys.

The group meets on a monthly basis with a new topic presented and discussed each month.

If you would like to join us, please contact Romina Oliverio at

416-640-6330 or by email  roliverio@alz.to

 

Advisory Committee2020-02-17T11:30:46-05:00

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