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Organization: Alzheimer Society of Perth County  
Phone Numbers: 519-271-1910
Toll-Free: 1-888-797-1882
Fax: 519-271-1231
1020 Ontario St, Unit 5
Stratford, ON
N5A 6Z3
Intersection: Ontario St and C H Meier Blvd
Location: Southern Perth
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Administration: Mon-Fri 9am-4:30pm * programs and services are available after hours as required
Executives: Debbie Deichert - Executive Director
519-271-1910 ext 24 *
Contacts: Sheri Gilhula - Public Education Coordinator
519-271-1910 ext 25
Listowel: 519-418-1911 *
Service Description: Support education and information for people with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, and their caregivers

Supports research * offers in-home or in-office consultation and support

Minds in Motion™- provides physical activity and brain stimulation for people with dementia and their care partners * offered for 2 hours a week in 8 week sessions * cost of $20 per person * available in St. Marys, Stratford and Listowel

Caring With Confidence - Support groups for family caregivers

Volunteer Companion Program - Respite and companionship for a minimum of 2 hours a week by trained volunteers
Education Programs - Education, awareness programs and resources for health care providers and family caregivers on Alzheimer's disease and related dementias
First Link - One-on-one counselling and group supports for caregivers, including family and friends
Information and Support Programs - Information, support and assistance to persons living with Alzheimer's disease or related dementia
Medic Alert Safely Home - National registry designed to help identify those who are lost and assist in a safe return home * personal information engraved on Medic Alert identification bracelet allows police and emergency responders to identify the person who has wandered and return him/her safely home as quickly as possible
School-Based Education Programs - Promotes awareness of and acceptance for persons living with Alzheimer's Disease in their community * elementary and secondary school interactive and educational programs

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Fees: Varies per program
Application: Call * no referral required
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: People concerned about memory and/or a diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease or related dementia
People with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, and their caregivers
Languages: English
Area(s) Served: Perth County and area (Map)
See Also: Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias
Community Support Services

This information was last completely updated on 6/15/2016

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About Us
Our dedicated board, staff, and volunteers work toward the common goal of making a difference in the lives of those those affected by Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia. Our vision is a world without Alzheimer Disease and other Dementias.

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