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Organization: Alzheimer Society of Elgin-St Thomas  
Phone Numbers: 519-633-4396
Toll-Free: 1-888-565-1111
Fax: 519-633-7028
Email: alzelgin@alzheimerelgin.ca
Website: www.alzheimer.ca/elgin
Address:
County Administration Bldg
450 Sunset Dr, Ste 229
St Thomas, ON
N5R 5V1
Intersection: Sunset Dr and John Wise Line
Location: Central Elgin
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Administration: Mon-Fri 9am-4pm
Executives: Shelley McCorkell - Executive Director
smccorkell@alzheimerelgin.ca
Rhonda Duffy - President
Contacts: Jami Finlay - Support Services Manager
519-633-4396 ext 30 * jfinlay@alzheimerelgin.ca
Stacy Wraight - Public Education Coordinator
519-633-4396 ext 24 * swraight@alzheimerelgin.ca
Service Description: Supports for people with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, and their caregivers

Support Groups and Programs - Support groups and programs for people with dementia, and their family members and friends

Early Stage Support Group - Discussion group for those living with and in the early stages of Alzheimer’s disease

Education Programs and Resources - Education, awareness programs, and resources for the general public and health care providers on Alzheimer's disease
 
Caregiver Support Groups - Peer support groups, education, and training for family members, service providers, and caregivers * sessions may include information such as advanced directives and safety issues
 
Early Stage Support Group - One-on-one and group supports for caregivers, including family and friends
 
First Link - Networking for people affected by Alzheimer's disease or other dementias, to a community of learning, services and support * one-on-one support * caregiver support groups * referral to community resources by phone, drop in, or home visit * First Link Learning Series offered regularly in various locations

Fees: Free for clients * varies per program for healthcare providers
Application: Call * no referral required
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: People with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, and their caregivers
Languages: English
Area(s) Served: St Thomas ; Elgin County and area (Map)
See Also: Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias
Community Support Services

This information was last completely updated on 7/20/2016

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Assists people living with dementia and their families. Increases health professionals’ knowledge of dementia, improving assessment and disease management.