Alzheimer Society

Site: Peterborough Office

Service: Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland and Haliburton

Record #: SHA0049
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2023
Last Full Update: 17 Nov 2023


Description (Service) Dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia and their care partners.
Services include:
  • Individual ongoing support, education, information, and resources for caregivers, families, and people living with dementia
  • Information about dementia symptoms and coping strategies
  • Support groups for caregivers and people living with early stage dementia
  • Wellness and recreation programs for caregivers and people living with dementia
  • Educational workshops, public speakers, community presentations
  • Information about advance care planning
  • Assistance with navigating the health care system
  • Information and referral to other health care and community service agencies

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Haliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes ; Northumberland County ; Peterborough ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Self referral or agency referral
Languages English
Fees Program - Minds in Motion ; Day Service ; None

Address and Location

Site Location Peterborough Square Lower level
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
Peterborough Square, 360 George St N
Unit 18
Peterborough, ON
Canada K9H 7E7
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Intersection Simcoe St and George St
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-748-5131
Toll Free Phone 1-800-561-2588
Fax 705-748-6174
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Twitter Twitter:
Primary Contact Carolyn Hemminger, Office Manager; Phone: ext 221; Email:
Alternate Contact Maddy Scott, Volunteer Engagement Coordinator; Phone: ext 230; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Susan Simmons, Coordinator of Volunteer Services; Phone: ext 230; Email:
Mailing Address Peterborough Square, 360 George St N 
Unit 18 
Peterborough, ON 
Canada K9H 7E7

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