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Events that cannot be registered for online (only via telephone / email) OR events that do not require registration to attend

30 Mar

LGBTQI2S+ Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE

2022-09-27T12:31:36-04:00
Are you or a loved one part of the LGBTQI2S+ community and impacted by dementia and/or Alzheimer’s Disease?

The Alzheimer Society of Toronto will be running a support group that will provide an opportunity for participants to share and learn with others in a supportive and inclusive environment.

Participants will decide on the focus and direction of the group, and both practical and emotional needs will be explored.

The support group meet every last Thursday of the month from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm using Zoom

For more information about the support group, please contact Curtis Larade (he/him) clarade@alz.to and/or Jennifer Code (she/her) jcode@alz.to
 
To register, CLICK HERE
 
LGBTQI2S+ Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE2022-09-27T12:31:36-04:00
21 Mar

Spousal Support Group – ONLINE

2022-09-27T12:31:36-04:00

This support group is full,  Click here if you wish to be in the wait list.

This ongoing support group will provide an opportunity for spousal care partners to come together to support each other through caregiving experience.

Participants will decide on the focus and direction of the group, and both practical and emotional needs will be explored.

Learning Objectives:

  • Opportunity to share insights and experiences with each other related to their personal caregiving experiences
  • Learn about how others are adjusting to their own changing relationship
  • Receive updated information about dementia and the services available at the Alzheimer Society of Toronto and in the community
Spousal Support Group – ONLINE2022-09-27T12:31:36-04:00
16 Mar

Frontotemporal Dementia Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE

2022-09-27T12:31:36-04:00
This  ongoing monthly support group provide an opportunity for care partners of individuals living with Frontotemporal dementia to come together to support each other through the caregiving experience. 
 
Learning Objectives 
  •  Opportunity to share insights and experiences with each other related to their personal caregiving experiences 
  •  Become familiar with this specific type of dementia 
  •  Learn about how others are adjusting to their own changing relationships 
  •  Discuss and share different strategies regarding self-care and care for their family members (including stress, communication and responding to behaviours) 
Support Group meet every 3rd Thurday of the month from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm online using Zoom
 
This support group is FULL, if you are interested, click here to add your name in the wait list. 

Frontotemporal Dementia Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE2022-09-27T12:31:36-04:00
13 Mar

Lewy Body Dementia Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE

2022-09-27T12:31:35-04:00

We currently have a wait list for this support group, Click here if you wish to be informed when a spot becomes available.

This ongoing monthly support group provide an opportunity for care partners of individuals living with Lewy Body Dementia to come together to support each other through the caregiving experience.

Learning Objectives:

  • Interact with other group members caring for those with Lewy Body Dementia
  • Become familiar with the specific type of dementia
  • Opportunity for therapeutic support as well as education information
  • Share experiences and concerns and receive support from the group facilitator and other group members
 
Lewy Body Dementia Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE2022-09-27T12:31:35-04:00
10 Mar

Peer Support Group for Care Partners – ONLINE

2022-09-27T12:31:35-04:00

Our peer-led support groups provide care partners with the opportunity to discuss both practical and emotional needs related to caring for a family member with Alzheimer’s Disease or other dementias. These groups are facilitated by volunteers who have lived experience as care partners and have received training on group facilitation. Participants and peer facilitators decide on the focus and direction of the group. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Provide a safe setting which promotes mutual support, both practical and emotional, throughout the course of the disease
  • Enhance care partner’s knowledge of the illness, available supports, and coping strategies. 
Group meet online every 2nd Friday of the month from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm. Evening option is also available. 
 
Registration and a short pre-screening is required before you could attend this support group.
 
This support group is full, click here if you wish to be in the wait list.

For more information about this support group, please contact Kim at kpanditharatne@alz.to
 
Peer Support Group for Care Partners – ONLINE2022-09-27T12:31:35-04:00
7 Mar

Vascular and Alzheimer Dementia Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE

2022-09-27T12:31:35-04:00
This  ongoing monthly support group provide an opportunity for care partners of individuals living with Vascular and Alzheimer dementia to come together to support each other through the caregiving experience. 
 
Learning Objectives 
  •  Opportunity to share insights and experiences with each other related to their personal caregiving experiences 
  •  Become familiar with this specific type of dementia 
  •  Learn about how others are adjusting to their own changing relationships 
  •  Discuss and share different strategies regarding self-care and care for their family members (including stress, communication and responding to behaviours) 
Support Group meet every 1st Tuesday of the month from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm online using Zoom
 
This support group is FULL, if you are interested, click here to add your name in the wait list. 

Vascular and Alzheimer Dementia Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE2022-09-27T12:31:35-04:00
7 Mar

Wives Support Group – ONLINE

2022-09-27T12:31:35-04:00

This support group is full, Click here if you wish to be in the wait list.

This ongoing support group will provide an opportunity for spousal care partners to come together to support each other through caregiving experience.

Participants will decide on the focus and direction of the group, and both practical and emotional needs will be explored.

Learning Objectives:

  • Opportunity to share insights and experiences with each other related to their personal caregiving experiences
  • Learn about how others are adjusting to their own changing relationship
  • Receive updated information about dementia and the services available at the Alzheimer Society of Toronto and in the community
Support Group meet monthly online using Zoom.
 
Wives Support Group – ONLINE2022-09-27T12:31:35-04:00
23 Feb

LGBTQI2S+ Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE

2022-09-27T12:31:35-04:00
Are you or a loved one part of the LGBTQI2S+ community and impacted by dementia and/or Alzheimer’s Disease?

The Alzheimer Society of Toronto will be running a support group that will provide an opportunity for participants to share and learn with others in a supportive and inclusive environment.

Participants will decide on the focus and direction of the group, and both practical and emotional needs will be explored.

The support group meet every last Thursday of the month from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm using Zoom

For more information about the support group, please contact Curtis Larade (he/him) clarade@alz.to and/or Jennifer Code (she/her) jcode@alz.to
 
To register, CLICK HERE
 
LGBTQI2S+ Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE2022-09-27T12:31:35-04:00
21 Feb

Spousal Support Group – ONLINE

2022-09-27T12:31:35-04:00

This support group is full,  Click here if you wish to be in the wait list.

This ongoing support group will provide an opportunity for spousal care partners to come together to support each other through caregiving experience.

Participants will decide on the focus and direction of the group, and both practical and emotional needs will be explored.

Learning Objectives:

  • Opportunity to share insights and experiences with each other related to their personal caregiving experiences
  • Learn about how others are adjusting to their own changing relationship
  • Receive updated information about dementia and the services available at the Alzheimer Society of Toronto and in the community
Spousal Support Group – ONLINE2022-09-27T12:31:35-04:00
16 Feb

Frontotemporal Dementia Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE

2022-09-27T12:31:34-04:00
This  ongoing monthly support group provide an opportunity for care partners of individuals living with Frontotemporal dementia to come together to support each other through the caregiving experience. 
 
Learning Objectives 
  •  Opportunity to share insights and experiences with each other related to their personal caregiving experiences 
  •  Become familiar with this specific type of dementia 
  •  Learn about how others are adjusting to their own changing relationships 
  •  Discuss and share different strategies regarding self-care and care for their family members (including stress, communication and responding to behaviours) 
Support Group meet every 3rd Thurday of the month from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm online using Zoom
 
This support group is FULL, if you are interested, click here to add your name in the wait list. 

Frontotemporal Dementia Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE2022-09-27T12:31:34-04:00

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