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28 Mar

Spousal Support Group – ONLINE

2022-01-22T11:32:28-05:00

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 every last Monday of the month from 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm online using Zoom.
 
This support group is full, Click here if you would like to be added in the wait list.
 

 

Spousal Support Group – ONLINE2022-01-22T11:32:28-05:00
17 Mar

General Dementia Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE

2022-01-22T11:32:28-05:00

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

This ongoing monthly support group provide an opportunity for care partners of individuals living with 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
  • Discuss and share different strategies regarding self-care and care for their family members (including stress, communication and responding to behaviours)
  • Receive updated information about dementia and the services available at the Alzheimer Sociery of Toronto and in the community
Support Group meet every 3rd Thursday of the month from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm online using Zoom
 

 

 

General Dementia Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE2022-01-22T11:32:28-05:00
15 Mar

Drop-in Young Carers Support Group – ONLINE

2022-01-22T11:32:28-05:00
 

The content of this solution-focused support group is driven by the participants, with an emphasis on the unique experiences and challenges of young carers (16 to 40 years old).

Group Objectives:

  • To enhance existing knowledge of dementia and/or mild cognitive impairment, including resources and supports available.
  • To share insights and experiences related to our personal caregiving journeys with peers in a supportive environment.​
  • To explore balancing caregiving with other areas of our lives, such as school, work, socializing, extra-curricular activities, and starting a family of our own.
  • To acquire strategies related to self-care and care for our loved ones. ​
  • To set the agenda and suggest topics for future discussion. 

Each group session will begin with a review of group rules and a short grounding exercise,  followed by a care-and-share.

Group meets every 3rd Tuesday from 6:00 pm to 7:30  pm of every month online using Zoom.  

Registration is required.

Drop-in Young Carers Support Group – ONLINE2022-01-22T11:32:28-05:00
15 Mar

Spousal Support Group – ONLINE

2022-01-22T11:32:27-05:00

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 – ONLINE2022-01-22T11:32:27-05:00
14 Mar

Lewy Body Dementia Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE

2022-01-22T11:32:27-05:00

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 – ONLINE2022-01-22T11:32:27-05:00
11 Mar

Peer Support Group for Care Partners – ONLINE

2022-01-22T11:32:27-05:00

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 – ONLINE2022-01-22T11:32:27-05:00
10 Mar

General Dementia Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE

2022-01-22T11:32:27-05:00

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

This ongoing monthly support group provide an opportunity for care partners of individuals living with 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
  • Discuss and share different strategies regarding self-care and care for their family members (including stress, communication and responding to behaviours)
  • Receive updated information about dementia and the services available at the Alzheimer Sociery of Toronto and in the community
Support Group meet every 2nd Thursday of the month from 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm online using Zoom
 

 

 

General Dementia Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE2022-01-22T11:32:27-05:00
1 Mar

Wives Support Group – ONLINE

2022-01-22T11:32:27-05:00

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 – ONLINE2022-01-22T11:32:27-05:00
28 Feb

Spousal Support Group – ONLINE

2022-01-22T11:32:26-05:00

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 every last Monday of the month from 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm online using Zoom.
 
This support group is full, Click here if you would like to be added in the wait list.
 

 

Spousal Support Group – ONLINE2022-01-22T11:32:26-05:00
17 Feb

Drop-in Adult Child Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE

2022-01-22T11:32:26-05:00

This monthly drop-in support group will provide an opportunity for care partners of a parent living with dementia to come together to support each other through the caregiving experience.  

Learning Objectives: 

  • Opportunity to share insights with each other related to their personal caregiving experiences 
  • Discuss and share different strategies regarding self-care and care for their family members (including stress, communication and responding to behaviours) 
  • 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  

Support Group is presented using Zoom. 

**Disclaimer: Please note that registration for this group closes at midnight (12am) the Tuesday prior to the session. Registration for the group is capped at 12 participants to ensure that all individuals attending the group have enough time to share. Your registration for this session does not apply to future drop-in dates** 

Drop-in Adult Child Caregiver Support Group – ONLINE2022-01-22T11:32:26-05:00

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