Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Coordinates care, linking patient and family members through early referrals to community services for non-medical management from the point of diagnosis, throughout the continuum of the disease 
  • Organizes and coordinates dementia education training sessions  
  • Provides active follow-up and monitoring of patients and their family caregivers to assist in reducing the number of patient crises 
  • Works to reduce caregiver burnout and premature long term care placement 
  • Maintains statistics and evaluates patient and family caregiver outcomes
 
First Link referral partners include: 
  • Community health centres 
  • Geriatric specialists 
  • Health Service providers 
  • Nurse practitioners 
  • Pharmacies 
  • Primary care practitioners
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Nipissing District
Boundaries North to Tilden Lake, South to Burks Falls, East to Mattawa, West to Cache Bay
Eligibility
  • Individuals with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia 
  • Family, friends, and other partners in care for a person with dementia 
  • Individuals concerned about memory loss or other cognitive changes
Application Call for information
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-495-4342
Fax 705-495-0329
E-Mail info@alzheimernorthbay.com
Website www.alzheimernorthbay.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook
Primary Contact Diane Windsor, First Link Coordinator
Primary Executive Lorraine LeBlanc, Executive Director
Alternate Executive Gregory Godin, President
Located In Community North Bay
Address 347 Sherbrooke St, Ste 401
North Bay, ON P1B 2C1
 
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Intersection Sherbrooke St and McIntyre St
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Entrance Accessible -- Ramp, Elevator, Washroom -- not accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Fundraising ; Donations