Alzheimer Society

Site: Lindsay Office

Service: Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland and Haliburton

Description
Description (Service) The local Alzheimer Society Chapter is dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia and their care partners. 
 
Services include: Support and education for individuals and families, including help with navigating the health care system and access to other community services. Support and Activity groups for persons with dementia and for their care partners. Resource library of resource materials. Educational opportunities and speakers for a variety of audiences, inlcuding those directly affected by dementia, professional and non-professional care partners, students in educational facilities, service clubs, Church and other community groups.
Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Dates All Year
Areas Served Haliburton County ; Kawartha Lakes
Eligibility Anyone wanting assistance, information and support regarding Alzheimer disease or related dementia. A diagnosis is not required. Children and adults, Caregivers and persons directly affected who are searching for ways to cope with the impact of dementia. 
 
All services are available at no cost to our clients through funding received from the Ministry of Health through the Central East LHIN, and through corporate and private donations and fundraising initiatives.
Application Yes. Call for details
Languages English
Fees Program - Minds in Motion program ; None - No membership fee.
Address and Location
Site Location Kawartha Lakes United Way
Located In Community Lindsay
Address & Map
50 Mary St W
Lindsay, ON K9V 2N6
 
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Intersection Mary St W and James St
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Parking- Accessible; Entrance- Useable; Washroom- Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-878-0126
Toll Free Phone 1-800-765-0515
After Hours Phone Voice Mail
Fax 705-878-0127
E-Mail info@alzheimerjourney.ca
Website www.alzheimer.ca/pklnh
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/alzheimerpklnh
Twitter Twitter: www.twitter.com/alzheimer/pklnh
Primary Contact Carolyn Hemminger, Office Manager, Alzheimer Society Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland and Haliburton; Phone: 705-748-5131 ext 221 * 705-878-0126 ext 126; Email: carolyn@alzheimerjourney.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Susan Simmons, Volunteer Coordinator, Alzheimer Society Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland and Haliburton; Phone: 705-748-5131 ext 230 * 1-800-561-2588; Fax: 705-748-6174; Email: ssimmon@alzheimerjourney.ca
Primary Executive Leslie Parham, Executive Director, Alzheimer Society of Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes, Northumberland and Haliburton; Phone: 705-748-5131 ext 233 * 1-800-561-2588; Fax: 705-748-6174; Email: leslie@alzheimerjourney.ca
Alternate Executive Denise Ansell, Support Program Supervisor; Phone: ext 231; Fax: 705-748-6174; Email: denise@alzheimerjourney.ca

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