Who are you walking for?

Make every step count and honour those living with Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia along with their families and care partners. Let's make memories matter!

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Minds in Motion: Art with Rhonda

Join Red Lake artist Rhonda Beckman and learn how to paint with acrylic paints!

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Dementia Friendly Communities - Presentation

Dementia Friendly Communities education proves a commitment to create a safe and welcoming spaces for people living with dementia and their care partners.

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First Link® Next Steps

This series offers participants with an opportunity to share and connect with others on a similar journey.

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About dementia

In this section, learn more about dementia, including its most common type (Alzheimer's disease), other types of dementia and evidence-based recommendations on preventing and treating the disease.

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Living well with dementia

A diagnosis of dementia does not mean your life is over. This section provides you with strategies to live well with dementia, along with tips and advice from other people who are living with dementia.

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Programs and services

The Alzheimer Society of Kenora/Rainy River Districts can help you by providing information, resources, education, support and counselling. Use this page as your guide to find the care and support you may need.

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Research moves us forward. Your support will get us closer to life-altering treatments, better care and cures for Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.

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Become dementia-friendly

By understanding the everyday experiences of people living with dementia, you can better accommodate their needs and help them live well. Becoming dementia-friendly will make a direct impact on the people living with dementia in your community.

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Take action

You can help people living with dementia – it's easy! Through your Alzheimer Society, learn how to get involved through donating, fundraising, advocating, volunteering and more!

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About us

Founded in 1991, The Alzheimer Society of Kenora/Rainy River Districts is a charitable organization dedicated to helping people affected by Alzheimer’s disease or related dementias and their families.

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Career opportunities

Want to get great experience while working for an amazing cause? Consider applying to work at the Alzheimer Society of Kenora/Rainy River Districts!

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Access Dementia Resources in Other Languages

Hindi, Mandarin and Cantonese are some of the most-spoken languages in Canada. Find essential facts about dementia in multiple languages.

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