The Canadian lineup of Alzheimer’s resources and help: the societies, office locations and phone numbers.
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Alzheimer Society of British Columbia
The Alzheimer Society of British Columbia was founded in 1981 and provides B.C residents with resource centres around the province and a toll-free Dementia Helpline (1-800-936-6033). There is even a Chinese support centre in Vancouver (604-687-8299).
#300 – 828 West 8th Ave.
Tel: (604) 681-6530
Toll-free: 1-800-667-3742 (B.C. only)
Alzheimer Society of Alberta and Northwest Territories
The Alzheimer Society of Alberta and Northwest Territories aims to increase awareness, advance research and provide support services. Services include a wandering registry, public information sessions, community referrals, support groups and consultation sessions. Office locations include Calgary, Edmonton, Fort McMurray, Grand Prairie, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat, Red Deer and Yellowknife, NWT.
10531 Kingsway Avenue
Tel: (780) 488-2266
Toll-free: 1-866-950-5465 (AB and NWT only)
Fax: (780) 488-3055
Alzheimer Society of Manitoba
Founded almost thirty years ago, the Alzheimer Society of Manitoba, hopes to alleviate the consequences of Alzheimer’s disease for sufferers and support the search for a cure. Office locations include Winnipeg, Brandon, Winkler, Portage la Prairie, Beausejour and Dauphin.
Unit 10 – 120 Donald St.
Tel: (204) 943-6622
Toll-free: 1-800-378-6699 (Manitoba only)
Fax: (204) 942-5408
Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan
Providing support, education and referral services. Featuring resource centres in Prince Albert, Battleford, Swift Current, Regina, Saskatoon and Weyburn.
Alzheimer Society of Ontario
Founded in 1983, the Alzheimer Society of Ontario provides services, education, support, funds research and aims to increase awareness for decision-makers. The ASO has more than 37 chapters across Ontario (most notably, the Alzheimer Society of Toronto, which can be found here: http://www.alzheimertoronto.org/?c=1)
20 Eglinton Ave. W., 16th floor
Tel: (416) 967-5900
Toll-free: 1-800-879-4226 (Ontario only)
Federation of Quebec Alzheimer Societies
The Federation of Quebec Alzheimer Societies includes 20 regional Alzheimer societies that provide support to the over 125, 000 Quebecers affected by Alzheimer’s or dementia. (The Montreal Alzheimer Society can be found here: www.alzheimer.ca/montreal)
5165, rue Sherbrooke Ouest, bur. 211
Tel: (514) 369-7891
Alzheimer Society of New Brunswick
Promoting information, awareness, education and personal support with offices in Fredericton, Miramichi, Moncton, Edmundston and Saint John.
320 Maple Street, Suite 100,
Tel: (506) 459-4280
Toll-free: 1-800-664-8411 (New Brunswick only)
Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia
Established in 1983, dedicated to supporting those with dementia, Alzheimer’s and their caregivers.
112-2717 Gladstone St.
Tel: (902) 422-7961
Toll-free: 1-800-611-6345 (Nova Scotia only)
Fax: (902) 422-7971
Alzheimer’s Society of Prince Edward Island
Established in 1989 and dedicated to advancing the search for the cure in P.E.I.
166 Fitzroy St.
Tel: (902) 628-2257
Fax: (902) 368-2715
The Alzheimer Society of Newfoundland and Labrador
Incorporated in 1988, the Alzheimer Society of Newfoundland and Labrador provides assistance and organizes events, programs and services throughout the province.
835 Topsail Road
Mount Pearl, NL
Tel: (709) 576-0608
Toll-free: 1-877-776-0608 (NL only)
Fax: (709) 576-0798