Description & Services
Description (Service)
  • Offers educational information and sessions about Alzheimer's disease or other dementias 
  • Provides public presentations on topics such as a general overview of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, effective communication strategies, caregiver coping and brain health 
  • Provides an experiential learning program that allows a hands-on experience of what it feels like to live with dementia 
  • Provides information sessions for health service providers and community agencies caring for people living with dementia 
  • Provides Gentle Persuasive Approaches training to health care providers and students
Hours Office Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Thunder Bay District
Eligibility
  • Individuals with Alzheimer's disease or other dementias 
  • Family, friends, and other partners caring for a person living with dementia 
  • Individuals concerned about memory loss or other cognitive changes or wanting to learn more about dementia and brain health
Application Call for information
Languages English ; French - Staff person, no services provided
Fees None
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-345-9556
Toll Free Phone 1-888-887-5140
Fax 807-345-1518
E-Mail info@alzheimerthunderbay.ca
Website www.alzheimerthunderbay.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook, YouTube YouTube
Primary Contact Deanna Bessel, Public Education Coordinator; Email: dbessel@alzheimerthunderbay.ca
Site Location North Ward
Located In Community Thunder Bay
Address 180 Park Ave, Suite 310
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6J4
 
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Intersection Park Ave and Water St
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Entrance -- No automatic door button; Parking -- Designated metered space; Washroom -- Fully accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) ; Fundraising ; Donations