Alzheimer Society of Perth County

Site: Alzheimer Society of Perth County

Service: First Link Learning Series

Description (Service) COVID19 - continuing to support the most vulnerable community members impacted by dementia through regular support telephone calls and email for those who have email. Suspended face-to-face meetings including home and office visits. Reaching out to the community by initiating support calls and monitoring office telephones daily. If emotional support is required as a result of living with or caring for someone with dementia to contact the Alzheimer Society of Perth County at 519-271-1910 or EMAIL.

Progressive information series designed to assist individuals living with dementia and their caregivers to understand their new diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease or other dementia. Topics include: what is dementia, future planning, communication & memory enhancing strategies and introduction to community services including long-term care

The Learning Series is an opportunity to share and connect with others embarking on a similar journey. It consists of 4-8 hours of learning and education.
Service Details
Hours COVID19 Office closed until further notice due to COVID-19 concerns
Office hours: 9 am-4:30 pm. Series is held at various times including evening and weekends.
Areas Served Perth County
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for information
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Stratford
Address & Map
1020 Ontario St, Unit 5
Stratford, ON N5A 6Z3
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Intersection C H Meier Blvd and Ontario St (Hwy 7)
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-271-1910
Toll Free Phone 1-888-797-1882
Fax 519-271-1231
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Primary Contact Emilia Klassen, Public Education Coordinator, Alzheimer Society of Perth County; Phone: 519-271-1910 ext 25 * Listowel Office 519-418-1911; Email:
Alternate Contact Lori Speiran, Operations Coordinator, Alzheimer Society of Perth County; Phone: ext 30; Email:
Primary Executive Debbie Deichert, Executive Director, Alzheimer Society of Perth County; Phone: 519-271-1910; Email:

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