Event Calendar

We have 4 locations in the GTA where events are held. Please make sure to check your event's location, in the event details, before arrival.

Locations include:

Main Office:
20 Eglinton Ave W, Floor 16
Toronto, ON,
M4R 1K8
Toronto Memory Program:
1 Valleybrook Dr. #400
North York, ON
M3B 2S7
Providence Healthcare:
3276 St. Clair Ave E
Scarborough, ON
M1L1W1
Reconnect Community
Health Services:
(Formerly St. Clair West
Services for Seniors)
2562 Eglinton Ave W, Suite 202
Toronto, ON
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March 1, 2018
RSVP Navigating the Dementia Care System
Unison Bathurst-Finch Hub

This workshop will provide caregivers with an overview of services
available for people with dementia and their caregivers. Services
reviewed include dental care, housing, some OHIP covered services,
respite services, financi...
March 1, 2018 10:00 AM
RSVP Minds in Motion

Location: Providence Healthcare
https://www.providence.on.ca/contact

Minds in
Motion is a social program that combines light physical exercises and
cognitive
stimulation for individuals living with early to mid-stage
Alzheimer’s disease
or othe...
March 1, 2018 10:00 AM
March 2, 2018
RSVP Open House - East Satellite Office Launch at Providence

Location: Providence Healthcare
http://www.providence.on.ca/

Join us to
celebrate the launch of the Alzheimer Society of Toronto (AST)
satellite office
at Providence Healthcare! Come learn about the services and programs
offered by
AST and Providence...
March 2, 2018 9:30 AM
March 3, 2018
Ticketed Dementia Care Training Program (2 full days)

Location: Toronto Memory Program
https://www.torontomemoryprogram.com/contact/

PRE-REQUISITE: Must be a personal support worker or front-line
health-care provider.

Description:
Increase your skills in caring for people with dementia by completing
th...
March 3, 2018 9:00 AM
RSVP Care Essentials

Location: Toronto Memory Program
https://www.torontomemoryprogram.com/contact/

This full-day training for family caregivers will help you explore how
communication and behaviour may change in the middle stages of
dementia.

Topics include:

* The pr...
March 3, 2018 10:00 AM
RSVP Dementia 101
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Description:

* This workshop will provide family caregivers with an
overview of Alzheimer's disease focusing on the importance of
early diagnosis and illustrates the progression of the disease.

Topics:

* Gain a greate...
March 3, 2018 10:00 AM
March 5, 2018
RSVP Finding Joy & Humour in Caregiving
St. James United Church

Brief Description:

* This interactive workshop facilitated by the Alzheimer Society of
Toronto is for caregivers of people who have dementia.

Topics:

* Creating opportunities for joy and looking at the lighter side of
car...
March 5, 2018 1:30 PM
March 6, 2018
RSVP Dementia 101

Location: Reconnect Community Health Services
http://www.servicesforseniors.ca/contact-us.html

Description:

* This workshop will provide family caregivers with an
overview of Alzheimer's disease focusing on the importance of
early diagnosis and ill...
March 6, 2018 10:00 AM
RSVP Art Series
Don Mills Family Health Team

Join us for a 4-week art series where you’ll get a chance to
learn, experiment, and explore creativity with different visual arts
projects and mediums each week.

This workshop, offered in an encouraging and relaxing...
March 6, 2018 2:00 PM
March 7, 2018
RSVP Navigating the Dementia Care System
Don Mills Family Health Team

This workshop will provide caregivers with an overview of services
available for people with dementia and their caregivers. Services
reviewed include dental care, housing, some OHIP covered services,
respite services, fina...
March 7, 2018 2:00 PM
Open Brain Health in FARSI
St. Stephen's Community House

Come and learn about the risk factors of Alzheimer's disease and other
dementias, and how to improve and maintain the health of the brain.

Worskhop is presented in FARSI.

COST: FREE, please call Roba Robaee at 416-925-2...
March 7, 2018 2:00 PM
March 8, 2018
Open Webinar: Meaningful Activities
ONLINE

Use your computer, internet connection and phone to participate in a
live presentation

Description:

* This workshop will help family caregivers to develop and
participate in meaningful activities with their family member or
friend with demen...
March 8, 2018 12:00 PM
RSVP AST Speaker Series: Improving the Last Stages of Life
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

If you have ever:

• Wondered how to plan for
health care and choices near the end of life,

• Worried about yourself or a loved
one being able to access services like palliative care or end of life
care,

•...
March 8, 2018 6:00 PM
March 9, 2018
RSVP Tour of Allan Gardens
Allan Gardens

Come enjoy a tour of downtown Toronto’s Edwardian-era
conservatory with us, The Allan Gardens!

https://www.toronto.ca/explore-enjoy/parks-gardens-beaches/gardens-and-horticulture/conservatories/allan-gardens-conservatory/

This gu...
March 9, 2018 10:00 AM
March 10, 2018
RSVP Caregiver Stress
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Brief Description:

* This workshop is to help caregivers identify their sources of
stress and develop coping strategies

Objectives:

* Explore the different types of stress caregivers may experience
and develop coping ...
March 10, 2018 10:00 AM
March 12, 2018
RSVP Finding Joy & Humour in Caregiving
SPRINT Senior Care

Brief Description:

This interactive workshop facilitated by the Alzheimer Society of
Toronto is for caregivers of people who have dementia.

Topics:

* Creating opportunities for joy and looking at the lighter side of
caregiving...
March 12, 2018 1:00 PM
March 13, 2018
Open Art in the Moment: AGO Tour
Art Gallery of Ontario

Part of the Active Living Program sponsored by Manulife



Brief Description:

* A guided, interactive tour of the Art Gallery of Ontario for
people in the early stages of dementia and their family
caregivers.

Light refresh...
March 13, 2018 1:00 PM
RSVP Unpacking Denial in Dementia
West Neighbourhood House

This workshop is for caregivers of individuals living with
dementia. The focus of the session will be on exploring the
concept of denial, how it impacts persons with dementia and their care
partners, and strategies for assist...
March 13, 2018 1:30 PM
March 14, 2018
RSVP 7 A's of Dementia
Woodgreen Community Services - 721 Broadview Ave. Lower Level

An overview of the symtoms of dementia

This workshop will provide caregivers with an understanding of how
dementia affects the brain by exploring the 7 A's of dementia. Each A
represents ...
March 14, 2018 4:30 PM
March 15, 2018
RSVP Dementia and Palliative Care Training (1 Full Day)
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

PRE-REQUISITE: This workshop is for PSWs or Front-line Health Care
Providers.

Brief Description:

* This workshop is facilitated by Hospice Palliative Care Ontario
and the Alzheimer Society of Toronto staff. Front-line
...
March 15, 2018 9:00 AM
March 17, 2018
RSVP Understanding Behaviour and Communication Strategies
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Brief Description:

This workshop is for family caregivers providing care for a person
in the middle stages of dementia. The pri
March 17, 2018 10:00 AM
March 19, 2018
Open Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) Tour
Royal Ontario Museum


Part of the Active Living Program sponsored by Manulife

A guided interactive tour of the Royal Ontario Museum for people in the
early stages of dementia and their
March 19, 2018 2:30 PM
March 20, 2018
RSVP Education Night for Personal Support Workers
The Peoples Church

A Dinner Presentation with Presenting Sponsor Integracare

Join us
to for a special presentation from Dr. Jennifer Shapiro on the topic
of
supporting clients living with rarer forms of dementia.

Dr. Shapiro completed her medical de...
March 20, 2018 5:00 PM
March 21, 2018
Open Drop-In Welcome Session
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Join us for one of our upcoming Welcome Sessions to find out about:

* what is dementia
* the difference between Alzheimers and dementia
* signs and symptoms
* how different types of dementia can affect a person
* wha...
March 21, 2018 2:00 PM
RSVP Young Carers Meetup
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Are you a young adult (between the ages of 16 to 35) whose parent has
Dementia? you are not alone!

Come and meet others who are also on this journey. This group offers a
chance to:

* Share your story
* Discuss how your...
March 21, 2018 5:30 PM
Open Young Onset Dementia Caregiver Support Group
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Brief Description:

This support group is for family caregivers of individuals
diagnosed with young onset dementia (earlier than age 65).

Learning Objectives:

* To share insights with each other related to
one’s p...
March 21, 2018 6:30 PM
March 22, 2018
RSVP Dementia and Palliative Care Training (1 Full Day)
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

PRE-REQUISITE: This workshop is for PSWs or Front-line Health Care
Providers.

Brief Description:

* This workshop is facilitated by Hospice Palliative Care Ontario
and the Alzheimer Society of Toronto staff. Front-line
...
March 22, 2018 9:00 AM
Open Drop-In Welcome Session
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Join us for one of our upcoming Welcome Sessions to find out about:

* what is dementia
* the difference between Alzheimers and dementia
* signs and symptoms
* how different types of dementia can affect a person
* wha...
March 22, 2018 6:30 PM
March 24, 2018
RSVP Monthly Mindfulness for Caregivers Group
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Brief Description:

This once a month group will offer family caregivers of person with
dementia a chance to learn and practice mindfulness techniques in an
open and relaxed environtment. The goal is to be focused on the p...
March 24, 2018 10:00 AM
March 26, 2018
Open Drop-In Welcome Session
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Join us for one of our upcoming Welcome Sessions to find out about:

* what is dementia
* the difference between Alzheimers and dementia
* signs and symptoms
* how different types of dementia can affect a person
* wha...
March 26, 2018 5:00 PM
March 27, 2018
RSVP Understanding Behaviour and Communication Strategies

Location: Reconnect Community Health Services (formerly St. Clair West
Services for Seniors)
http://www.servicesforseniors.ca/contact-us.html

Brief Description:

This workshop is for family caregivers providing care for a person
in the middle stages ...
March 27, 2018 10:00 AM
RSVP Navigating Dementia Care

Location: Providence Healthcare
https://www.providence.on.ca/contact

This workshop will provide caregivers with an overview of services
available for people with dementia and their caregivers. Services
reviewed include dental care, housing, some OHIP...
March 27, 2018 2:00 PM
March 28, 2018
RSVP Living with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)

Location: Toronto Memory Program
https://www.torontomemoryprogram.com/contact/

For people recently diagnosed
and/or living with Mild Cognitive Impairment.

Learn about MCI, how it
affects individuals and their families, and how to optimize
cognitiv...
March 28, 2018 1:00 PM
March 29, 2018
RSVP Dementia and Palliative Care Training (1 Full Day)
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

PRE-REQUISITE: This workshop is for PSWs or Front-line Health Care
Providers.

Brief Description:

* This workshop is facilitated by Hospice Palliative Care Ontario
and the Alzheimer Society of Toronto staff. Front-line
...
March 29, 2018 9:00 AM
Open Drop-In Welcome Session
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Join us for one of our upcoming Welcome Sessions to find out about:

* what is dementia
* the difference between Alzheimers and dementia
* signs and symptoms
* how different types of dementia can affect a person
* wha...
March 29, 2018 2:00 PM

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