Learn What MCI is and how is it different than dementia. We will also discuss resources available at the Alzheimer Society Huron Perth. This session takes place online using Zoom and requires you to pre-register by clicking here. For more information, email Christy or call 519-271-1910 / 1-888-797-1882.
Capture the Moment
Registered clients are invited to learn tips and techniques in using a camera, with our Summer Student, Leela. Sessions will be held on Tuesday afternoons in August at the Stratford office. For more information or to register, please contact Leela firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-271-1910 / 1-888-797-1882.
Photos in the Park
Join in the Photos in the Park program! On August 16 from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm, registered clients are welcome to come and get their picture taken at Upper Queens Park. Pre-registration is required. For more information or to register, please contact Leela email@example.com or Pamela firstname.lastname@example.org or 519-271-1910 / 1-888-797-1882.
This four-week program is designed for care-partners supporting people living with mid-stage dementia. The 2-hour sessions cover topics such as:
What to Expect, Communicating Effectively, Responding to Behaviour Changes, and Supporting Daily Activities. In-person sessions hosted in Stratford, Wednesdays: August 10, 17, 24 & 31 - Time to be determined.
Virtual sessions over Zoom, Wednesday evenings: August 10, 17, 24 & 31 from 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Note: Minimum attendance requirements for programs to run. Manuals will be provided. This session requires you to pre-register. For more information, email Christy or call 519-271-1910 / 1-888-797-1882.
Virtual Paint Party
Wednesday, August 3 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Staying active and socialization are two vital parts of aging well. This 1.5-hour art program was created in partnership with Vanessa at Kind-heARTed Studio to foster creativity and socialization. Virtual Paint Party runs through Zoom. Materials required to participate in this program will be delivered to the homes of registered clients prior to program start. Limited space available. Advanced registration is required. Please contact Pamela or call 519-271-1910 ext 27.
Minds in Motion®
Fall dates coming soon!
This 8-week program incorporates physical activity and mental stimulation for people with early to mid-stages of dementia and their care partners. Each session offers gentle and easy to follow physical activities led by a certified senior fitness instructor. Advanced registration is required for in person Minds in Motion® by contacting Pamela or call 519-271-1910 ext. 27.
Wellness Wednesdays will provide an opportunity for clients to engage in positive and meaningful activities within a safe and inclusive group atmosphere at the Alzheimer Society Huron Perth. The program provides further opportunity to socialize, build a network of support, and access education and information according to the group's expressed interests and needs. Sessions will be held on Wednesdays at the Clinton office. For more information or to register, contact Summer Student, Payten email@example.com or 519-482-1482 / 1-800-561-5012.
Join Alzheimer Society Staff and other family care partners to discuss Hot Topics of the Day for Family Care Partners in Huron and Perth.
Aug 2 -The Importance of Exercise Aug 9 - Caregiver burnout and stress Aug 16 - Social Recreation Topic Aug 23 - Preparing for a move to LTC
This session takes place online using Zoom and requires you to pre-register. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 519-482-1482 / 1-800-561-5012.
Brain Health Summer Series
Four Topics to engage at a time that works for you! Please register for any session that interests you by clicking on the individual link and completing the registration page. For info email Christy or call 519-271-1910 ext. 21.
Four Topics to engage at a time that works for you! Please register for any session that interests you by clicking on the individual link and completing the registration page.
Why do women receive a diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease at a rate higher than men? Genetics? Hormones? Join us for a discussion around this important topic. This session takes place online using Zoom and requires you to pre-register by clicking here.
Let's Talk About... Hearing and Dementia
Thursday, August 11: 10:00 - 11:00 am
Why is taking care of your hearing related to brain health and disease prevention? Join us for a discussion around this important topic.