Alzheimer Society Dufferin County
Business Type: Charities
We are a caring community organization committed to improving the quality of life for individuals and
caregivers who are or may become affected by Alzheimer’s Disease or related Dementia.
We provide the community with – information, referral, support groups and education of Alzheimer disease and
Our Society operates with the help of many dedicated volunteers… Share your expertise at a Speakers Bureau…
Support other caregivers… Help out with events… Join the Board of Directors or become a committee member.
Become a Member of the Society, not only will you be helping the community, you will also receive a quarterly
newsletter, advance notice of upcoming events and new services, a vote at the annual general meeting and
receive a tax receipt for your payment and donations.
We need many voices in the community to make a difference!
The Alzheimer Society of Dufferin realizes that it is difficult for families to care for Alzheimer patients.
Caregivers can often feel alone and isolated from friends, reluctant to ask for assistance and experience stress
that can affect their health. With this in mind, we provide many services and programs to help, including
Support Groups – Caregiver support for individuals and family and early stage support for individuals
25 Centennial Road Unit 1
New Start Early Stage Support Group
Caregiver Spousal Support Group
One-on-One Support for Caregivers
Relax & Renew (Caregiver Street Relief)
Board Room – Dufferin Oaks – 151 Centre Street, Shelburne, ON
Please register for all Support Groups by calling 519-941-1221
Relax & Renew for Caregivers Programs
Poetic Grief Workshop
Education & Awareness
Friend-to-Friend Peer Support
Safely Home Program
School Alzheimer Education Program
Annual Fundraising Events
Manulife Walk for Memories – January
Ladies Night – June
Coffee Break – September