“I don’t know what I would have done without the Alzheimer Society

Cynthia is determined to make things better for other families with dementia in the future.

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The latest innovative ideas in dementia research

We're pleased to announce the 2022 grants and awards for the Alzheimer Society Research Program, funding Canadian researchers in the field of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias and investing in the future of dementia care in Canada.

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Our Advisory Group of People with Lived Experience of Dementia

Our Advisory Group of People with Lived Experience of Dementia is a community of people who guide the Alzheimer Society of Canada. By drawing on their personal stories of living with or supporting people with dementia, our members can share their voices to change how dementia is understood and treated in Canada.

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National resource library

Through our resource library, you can find a broad range of helpful and informational documents, videos and links related to dementia. We have resources for people living with dementia, families, caregivers, healthcare providers and more.

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Dementia Talks! Canada – A new online webinar series

A new digital discussion series that centres the conversation on dementia, with researchers and people with lived experience sharing their stories, tips and insights.

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Video: Turning up the Volume on 2SLGBTQIA+ Needs in the Dementia Space

In this important panel, two researchers and a caregiver discussing the unique experiences – and challenges – of people living with dementia and carers who identify as two-spirit, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, asexual and/or other gender identities, expressions and sexual orientations (2SLGBTQIA+).

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What is young onset dementia?

When symptoms of dementia start before the age of 65, we call it "young onset dementia." And there's a lot to learn about it.

Check out our new Canadian knowledge hub for young onset dementia

We are here to help

Whether you live with dementia, care for a person living with dementia or you have questions that need answers, the Alzheimer Society of Canada’s referral service is here for you.

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No matter where you live in Canada, you have a Society that you can be involved in. Your Society can help and support you with programs, services, education and resources tailored to you.

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