Dementia

Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimers’s Society of BC
Programs and Services for Individuals Newly Diagnosed and Their Families
Ph: 604-984-8348, Fax: (604) 984-8346
#212 – 1200 Lynn Valley Road, North Vancouver, BC, V7J 2A2
http://www.alzheimerbc.org
Phone: 604-984-8348
Toll-Free: 1-866-984-8348
First Link®: 604-984-8347 (Read more about First Link®)
firstlink@alzheimerbc.org
First Link® Toll-free: 1-855-984-8347
Fax: 604-984-8346

Kerri Sutherland, Support & Education Coordinator
E-mail: ksutherland@alzheimerbc.org

Bronwyn James, First Link Coordinator
E-mail: bjames@alzheimerbc.org

Support Groups
Early Stage
Family Caregiver
Bowen Island Family Caregiver Support Group
Monthly support group offering education and information.
To register contact: Kerri Sutherland at 1 866 984 8348 email: ksutherland@alzheimerbc.org.

North Shore and Sunshine Coast
148 E. 2nd St. North Vancouver, BC
604-984-8348 or 1-866-984-8348

Dementia Helpline
1-800-936-6033 or 604-681-8651 (Lower Mainland)
Tuesday to Friday 10 am to 4 pm

Home Care Assistance 1-866-454-8346
http://www.homecareassistance.com/

Respite Care

Folkstone Care
This is an organization that provides respite and long term placements for people diagnosed with dementia, Alzheimer’s, or any other complex needs. Residents are placed in family homes with support from the health authorities and other societies and foundations for both social needs and health delivery needs.
www.plea.bc.ca/our-services/residential-care#FolkStone

 

For more information click Caregiver Support