Alzheimer's Disease

Ron Restrick has been diagnosed with Mild Cognitive Impairment. (Contributed photo)

Alzheimer Society of B.C. to host COVID-19-related webinar

January is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

 

Free webinar sessions are available to caregivers of those with dementia to offer emotion support and education. (Photo: supplied by Alzheimer Society of BC)

Webinars help people with dementia, caregivers prepare for the holidays during COVID-19

Alzheimer Society’s virtual sessions held each Wednesday at 2 p.m.

  • Nov 14, 2020

 

Talia Yorish, 10, is encouraging Lower Mainland residents to join her in her fundraising efforts for the Alzheimer Society of B.C. She is climbing the Grouse Grind in memory of her grandmother, Mariam, who battled Lewy body dementia before passing away last April. (Contributed photo)

Climb for Alzheimer’s encourages Lower Mainland residents to walk or hike for a cure

North Vancouver 10-year-old taking part in Grouse Grind climb in honour of grandmother

  • Sep 9, 2020

 

A free workshop aims to help White Rock caregivers of people living with dementia gain skills for successful advocacy. (File photo)

Workshop offers support to White Rock dementia caregivers

Advocacy tips a focus of Feb. 5 Alzheimer Society event

  • Feb 3, 2020
A free workshop aims to help White Rock caregivers of people living with dementia gain skills for successful advocacy. (File photo)