About our organization

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Our values and goals are incorporated into everything that we do at the Alzheimer Society of B.C.

Our vision

Our vision is a world without Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, and that world begins with a more dementia-friendly society, where people affected by dementia are acknowledged, supported and included.

Our mission

We ensure people affected by dementia are not alone, by educating and mobilizing a broader community of care around them, and supporting valuable research into the disease and people living with it.

Our core values

Core values are those fundamental values that we consider necessary to be held, nurtured and developed by the members, employees, directors and volunteers of our organization in order to be effective in achieving our goals.

  • Accountability and transparency: We measure our performance, continually improve and are accountable for our actions.
  • Collaboration: We are dedicated to collaborating across our communities and amplifying the voices of lived experience to maximize our impact.
  • Compassion: We provide caring and supportive assistance to the people we support.
  • Courage: We care deeply about our mission and the families we support, motivating us to educate, advocate and inspire others to share their stories and bring dementia out into the open.
  • Integrity and respect: We are committed to creating an inclusive, barrier-free environment for our staff, volunteers and the families we support, respecting their diverse backgrounds and meeting them where they are.

Provincial Leadership Groups

The Alzheimer Society of B.C.'s initiatives are informed by the voices and lived experience of people living with dementia and caregivers. Learn about our two advisory groups below.

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Privacy statement

We recognize our responsibility to be transparent and accountable in how we use the personal information we have for the people we serve, our donors and various other stakeholders. Read our full privacy statement below.

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External complaints

As an Imagine Canada-accredited charity, the Alzheimer Society of B.C. views all concerns as an opportunity to consider the organization’s practices and to improve our operations. Learn more about our external complaints policy here.

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Become a member

You can support the work of the Alzheimer Society of B.C by becoming a member. Read on to learn about member benefits and how to sign up.

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