Description (Service) COVID-19 Response Until further notice the following service changes will be effective:
  • The Parry Sound office will be closed 
  • First Link Care Navigation and Supportive Counselling services will be offered by phone or online 
  • Education events, support groups and Minds in Motion offered Online 
  • Social Groups including Drop In’s are available online 
  • Company of Good Cheer Dinners will be cancelled until further notice
Regular Service: 
Supports for people with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias and their caregivers with a mission to provide meaningful support that helps people live well with dementia 
Support Groups for caregivers and persons living with dementia 
Company of Good Cheer: brings caregivers, people with dementia, friends and others for dinner, support and R&R 
Drop In's: For caregivers and persons living with dementia to get together in a social recreation setting 
Minds in Motion: A physical activity and brain stimulation program for individuals with early to mid stage dementia and their care partners 
Other services include:
  • support counselling 
  • educational information, sharing and discussions about Alzheimer disease issues 
  • educational services for public and service providers 
  • presentations to community groups  
  • in-service training  
  • public and secondary school education program 
  • music iPod program
Service Details
Hours COVID-19 Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm 
Parry Sound Satellite office: Closed 
Monthly caregiver support groups: ONLINE contact Pam Leeder, First Link Care Navigator at or call the office for more information 
Monthly peer support groups for persons with Dementia: Online 
Drop In: ONLINE contact Lynda Low, Coordinator at or call the office for more information 
Minds In Motion: ONLINE contact Lynda Low, Coordinator at or call the office for more information 
Public Education: Please contact Shawna Torkoff, Public Education Coordinator at 
Company of Good Cheer: monthly meetings in Bracebridge, Gravenhurst and Huntsville: Closed
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Parry Sound District - South East/South West Parry Sound District
Eligibility Individuals with Alzheimer's and other dementias and their caregivers
Application By phone
Languages English ; French
Fees Membership - $15 / year (optional) ; None ; Lending library services are free, including fact sheets
Address and Location
Located In Community Bracebridge
Address & Map
532 Plaza
440 Ecclestone Dr, Unit 17A
Bracebridge, ON P1L 1Z6
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Intersection Ecclestone Dr and Lagoon Lane
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-645-5621
Toll Free Phone 1-800-605-2075 Muskoka District and South Parry Sound only
Fax 705-645-4397
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Instagram Instagram:
Twitter Twitter:
Primary Contact Pamela Leeder, First Link Care Navigator; Email:
Alternate Contact Martha Coburn, Administrative Assistant
Volunteer Coordinator Trisha Soja, Resource Development Coordinator; Email:
Primary Executive Karen Quemby, Executive Director

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