Description & Services
Public Comments In 2014 the Alzheimer Society provided services, education and training to over 2,000 individuals and families in the Kenora and Rainy River districts
Description (Agency) Exists to alleviate the personal and social consequences of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias and to promote research
Agency Services
Description (Service) Exists to alleviate the personal and social consequences of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias and to promote research 
  • Provides support, individual and family counselling and education to those afflicted with Alzheimer and related dementias, and their caregivers 
  • Provides support by telephone or personal appointments 
  • Increases community awareness of the disease through promotional material and participation in trade shows, health fairs and other community events 
  • Promotes research to find a cause and cure 
  • Offers support groups in Emo, Fort Frances, Dryden and Kenora
 
This organization is a Registered Charity
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Kenora District ; Rainy River District ; Includes 52 First Nation communities
Eligibility Ages: 5 year(s) - 100 year(s) 
 
Individuals with Alzheimer Disease or dementia, their families and professional caregivers
Application
  • Open to referrals from any source including self-referral 
  • Booked appointments available or can receive information over the phone
Languages English
Fees None
Additional Services at this Site
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-468-1516
Toll Free Phone 807 area only: 1-800-682-0245
Fax 807-468-9013
E-Mail info@alzheimerkrr.com
Website www.alzheimer.ca/krr
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Primary Executive Rossana Tomashowski, Executive Director; Email: rossana@alzheimerkrr.com
Alternate Executive Don Denver, President
Located In Community Kenora
Address 618 9th St N
Kenora, ON P9N 2S9
 
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Intersection 9th St N and Mellick Ave
Mailing Address PO Box 837 
Kenora, ON P9N 4B5
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established Incorporated Jun 6, 1994
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Fundraising ; Donations