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 2, 2017
Ticketed Behaviour Support Training Program (BSTP)
St. Clair West Services for Seniors

Building on the Dementia Care Concepts Introduced in DCTP

PROGRAM PRE-REQUISITE:

* Completion of the Alzheimer Society of Toronto 12-hour Dementia
Care Training Program (DCTP) or completion of U-FIRST 6-HOUR
trai...
March 2, 2017 9:00 AM
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 2, 2017 9:00 AM
March 4, 2017
RSVP Mindfulness for Caregivers
Alzheimer Society Toronto

Brief Description:

This four-week 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 present...
March 4, 2017 10:00 AM
March 7, 2017
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 7, 2017 5:30 PM
Open Webinar: Overview of Alzheimer Disease and Dementia
Online

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

Description:

* Learn about dementia, the impact of changes to the brain, and
strategies to reduce risk factors.



March 7, 2017 6:30 PM
March 8, 2017
RSVP Spousal Support Group (4 Sessions)
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

This 4-week
support group will provide an opportunity for spousal caregivers to
come
together to support each other through the caregiving experience. Group
members
will decide on the focus and direction of the group, and ...
March 8, 2017 2:00 PM
March 9, 2017
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 9, 2017 9:00 AM
March 10, 2017
RSVP General Caregiver Support Group (4 sessions) in FARSI
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Brief Description:

The content of the support group is driven by the participants.
Participants are encouraged to speak about issues of importance to them
and to suggest topics for future discussion.

Learning Objectives:...
March 10, 2017 3:00 PM
March 11, 2017
Ticketed Dementia Care Training Program (2 Full Days at AST)
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

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 the Alzheimer Society of Toronto's specialized Dement...
March 11, 2017 9:30 AM
March 13, 2017
RSVP Intimacy, Sexuality and Dementia
Sprint Senior Care

This interactive workshop will begin a conversation about sexuality and
intimacy. The workshop aims to increase the understanding of the
difference between sexuality and intimacy, values and conceptions
relating to sexuality and int...
March 13, 2017 1:00 PM
March 14, 2017
RSVP Dementia 101
South East Toronto Family Health Team

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.

Objectives:

* ...
March 14, 2017 4:30 PM
RSVP Understanding Behaviour and Communication Strategies
Woodgreen Community Services

Brief Description:

This workshop is for family caregivers providing care for a person
in the middle stages of dementia. The primary focus of the
workshop is to provide caregivers with the necessary tools and
education to...
March 14, 2017 4:30 PM
March 16, 2017
RSVP Understanding Behaviour and Communication Strategies
West Toronto Support Services

Brief Description:

This workshop is for family caregivers providing care for a person
in the middle stages of dementia. The primary focus of the
workshop is to provide caregivers with the necessary tools and
education t...
March 16, 2017 2:00 PM
Open Young Onset Active Living
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Brief Description:

This is a monthly wellness group for people living with Young Onset
Dementias (under age 65) and their care partners. We do different fun
actvities that include gentle exercises, music, dancing, art and...
March 16, 2017 5:30 PM
March 17, 2017
Open U-First!
Providence Healthcare

Brief description:

This training is specially designed for people working in community
care, acute care and long-term care. Through dialogue and a case-based
approach, participants will have more confidence in working in people
...
March 17, 2017 9:00 AM
Open Coffee with Cathy
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

The Alzheimer Society of Toronto invites you to spend Friday morning
with our CEO, Cathy Barrick!

Coffee with Cathy is a monthly social program for people with dementia.
The program includes refreshments, socialization as...
March 17, 2017 10:00 AM
March 20, 2017
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 family caregivers.

Light refreshments are served following the to...
March 20, 2017 2:30 PM
March 21, 2017
RSVP Crooners
St. Clair West Services for Seniors

* Do you like to sing?
* Do you play an instrument?
* Are you up for some light hearted fun and joy?

A fun event for People in the Early Stages of Dementia and their Family
caregivers singing along popular stand...
March 21, 2017 10:00 AM
March 22, 2017
Open Online Dementia Care Training Program (ODCTP)
Online

For PSWs and other Health Care Professionals

When: Wednesdays, March 22 to May 2, 2017

Program runs for 6 weeks.

Cost: $60

Please visit www.alzeducate.ca for more information and requirements
and to register online.
http://www.alzeducate.ca...
March 22, 2017 12:00 AM
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 22, 2017 1:00 PM
RSVP Open House at The Scarborough Centre for Healthy Communities (SHCH)
Scarborough Centre for Healthy Communities

Join us for information on Alzheimer Society
of Toronto (AST) and Scarborough Centre for Healthy Communities (SCHC)
programs
and services for seniors and people living with dementia, meet and
learn from
oth...
March 22, 2017 3:30 PM
March 24, 2017
Open TIFF Seniors' Film Fridays - WINDOW HORSES
TIFF Bell Lightbox

In partnership with the Toronto International Film Festival
(TIFF), the Alzheimer Society of Toronto invites you to a free
screening of Window Horses.

Sandra Oh, Ellen Page and Don McKellar lend their voices to this warm
and witty ...
March 24, 2017 11:00 AM
RSVP Unpacking Denial in Dementia
Providence Healthcare

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 assisting...
March 24, 2017 1:00 PM
March 28, 2017
RSVP Dementia 101
Bathurst-Finch Community Hub

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 28, 2017 1:00 PM
RSVP Caregiver Stress in FARSI
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 28, 2017 5:00 PM
RSVP Education Night for Personal Support Workers
The Peoples Church

Self-Care with Melissa Turzanski, RN, BScN, GNC(C)

Join us for a Dinner Presentation.

Melissa
graduated from Ryerson University in 2005, and has been working at
Baycrest
since 2006. Throughout her years at Baycrest, Melissa has wo...
March 28, 2017 5:00 PM
RSVP Responding to Behaviours
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Understanding and Managing Responsive Behaviours

Brief Description:

* This workshop facilitated by Alzheimer Society of Toronto and
Baycrest is for family caregivers of those in the middle stage of
Alzheimer's disease o...
March 28, 2017 5:30 PM
March 30, 2017
Open Physical Activity and Brain Health
Humber River Family Health Team

As part of the ‘Engaging Active Seniors – Body, Mind,
Community’ workshop series, you’re invited to a
presentation on Physical
Activity and Brain Health co-hosted by the Alzheimer Society of Toro...
March 30, 2017 1:30 PM
RSVP Speakers Series: Driving and Dementia Toolkit Presentation and Research
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Dr. Gary Naglie and Dr. Mark Rapoport,
from Baycrest Health Sciences, Sunnybrook Health Sciences and
University of
Toronto will present findings from an ongoing study on driving and
dementia,
funded by the Canadian Consort...
March 30, 2017 6:00 PM

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