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Dementia Resources

  • Alzheimer Society
  • The Alzheimer Society in Canada is a federation of 140 independent societies across the country. The local groups offer an array of programs and services, including caregiver support groups, private and family counselling, on-site and in-home respite care, education workshops and day programs. The national and provincial associations fund research, do education and lobbying.

  • B.C. Alzheimer's Society
  • The local chapter of the Alzheimer's Society offers a wide variety of resources, including in-person and telephone workshops that are helpful to those recently diagnosed with dementia and their families. In the Mid Island there is a Alzheimer's and Dementia Caregivers Support Group that meets monthly in Nanaimo.

Additional Resources:
Nanaimo Travellers Lodge
1298 Nelson Street Nanaimo, BC V9S 2K5
Telephone
(250) 758-4676