Record #: BAR3983
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 11 Aug 2022


Description (Service) Provide information, education and support for persons living with dementia and their care partners. The following programs and services are offered:
  • Navigation (connects individuals newly diagnosed and/or who have not accessed other support / community services)
  • Supportive Counselling
  • Care Partner Support Groups
  • Education programs for persons living with dementia, their care givers, professionals and the general public
  • Social, Recreational and Exercise programs
  • Resource Library & Information packages
  • Activity Kits
For more information or to access any of the programs, contact office by phone or email. View the Activity Calendar here

Programs are delivered throughout Simcoe County.

Members of the public can self refer to the programs simply by contacting the office. A short intake will follow. Community partners and family physicians can refer clients to use using the First Link Referral form First Link Referral

Special Events and Fundraising Activities
  • January is Alzheimer Awareness Month
  • IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer's in May
Member of the North Simcoe Muskoka Community Support Services Collaborative and the North Simcoe Muskoka Dementia Network.

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 1 pm-4:30 pm

Summer Hours 2022: Jun 27-Sep 2: Mon-Thu 8:30 am-12 noon, 12:30 pm-4:30 pm * Fri 8:30 am-12 noon, 12:30 pm-2:30 pm

For 24/7 dementia advice and support during the holiday season, contact Telehealth Ontario at 1-866-797-0000. For medical emergencies, contact 9-1-1.
Areas Served Simcoe County
Eligibility People with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias and care partners.
Application Self referrals or referrals from Health Care Professionals. Referral form is available on website. Call, email or drop-in to access general information and/or to start the process of accessing the services. Appointments are required to speak with a Family Support Coordinator.
Languages Some literature in French
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
20 Anne St S
Unit 3
Barrie, ON
Canada L4N 2C6
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-722-1066
Toll Free Phone 1-800-265-5391
Fax 705-722-9392
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Mailing Address PO Box 1414 
Barrie, ON 
Canada L4M 5R4

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