Registration is now open!

Registration is now open for the 2023 #IGWalkforAlz. Taking place in-person for the first time in 3 years on Saturday May 27 at Lake Wilcox Park, Richmond Hill. We can't wait to see you!

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2023 IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer's

2023 IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer's

Loren Freid Retirement Campaign

After 15 years of dedicated service to the Alzheimer Society of York Region (AS York), the society’s CEO, Loren Freid has announced he will retire at the end of March 2023.

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Society E-news

Learn what's happening at AS York. By signing up to receive our e-news, you agree to get information about programs and opportunities offered by the Alzheimer Society of York Region. Information featured includes, fundraising events, program registration, public education opportunities and more.

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Programs and services

The Alzheimer Society of York Region can help people on the dementia journey by providing information, resources, education, support and counselling. Use this page as your guide to finding the care and support you may need.

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First Link®

Newly diagnosed with dementia or know someone who is? This page is your First Link to programs, information and referrals to Alzheimer Society of York Region and community services.

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Update: COVID-19

The pandemic has had a major impact on our community especially for those living with dementia and their caregivers and families. 

We have implemented the following measures to continue to keep our staff and clients safe, while still providing the support that is so desperately needed at this time.

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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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