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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July 3, 2018
RSVP Finding Joy and Humour in Caregiving
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

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

Topic includes:

* Creating opportunities for joy and looking at the lighter side of
caregiving...
July 3, 2018 10:00 AM
RSVP Art Series
Don Mills Family Health Team

Join us for
a weekly 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...
July 3, 2018 2:00 PM
Open Brain Games
Toronto Public Library - Barbara Frum Branch

This workshop discusses myths and facts of Alzheimer’s disease
and dementia. It is an interactive workshop that provides the
opportunity for open discussion and questions regarding dementia.

Learnin...
July 3, 2018 2:00 PM
July 4, 2018
RSVP Navigating the Dementia Care System

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...
July 4, 2018 10:00 AM
Open Overview of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias
Toronto Public Library - Agincourt Branch

This presentation allows participants to learn about Alzheimer's
disease and other dementias, the impact of changes to the brain, the
progression of Alzheimer's disease, strategies to reduce risk factors
and h...
July 4, 2018 1:00 PM
Open Boomers Club
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Boomers Club is a weekly wellness group for people living with Young
Onset Dementias (under age 65) and their care partners. Each week, we
do different activities that include gentle exercises, music, dancing,
art and brai...
July 4, 2018 5:30 PM
July 5, 2018
RSVP Overview of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementia

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

This presentation allows participants to learn about Alzheimer's
disease and other dementias, the impact of changes to the brain, the
progression of Alzheimer's disease, s...
July 5, 2018 2:00 PM
July 6, 2018
RSVP Training, Education and Assistance for Caregiving at Home (TEACH)
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

The TEACH
(Training, Education, and Assistance for Caregiving at Home) Program is
a
Reitman Centre caregiver program which consists of 4 weekly group
sessions that
are each 90 minutes long.

The program incorporates skill ...
July 6, 2018 10:00 AM
July 9, 2018
RSVP Building Caregiver Resilience
SPRINT Senior Care

Strengthen Your "Change" Muscles!

This workshop will help caregivers tap into existing sources of
resilience and learn new resilience-building strategies.

Learning Objectives:

* Describe the concept of resilience and why it is i...
July 9, 2018 1:00 PM
Open Brain Health
Toronto Public Library - S. Walter Stewart District Branch

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.

COST: FREE, registration is required.

Please call ...
July 9, 2018 6:30 PM
July 10, 2018
Ticketed Behavioural Support Training Program
SPRINT Senior Care

Behavioural Support Training Program (BSTP) builds on the
person-centred dementia care concepts introduced in DCTP by
focusing on interactive activities, hands-on exercises and group
discussion.

You will learn to further improve yo...
July 10, 2018 9:00 AM
RSVP Understanding Behaviour and Communication

Location: Reconnect Comnunity Health Services
http://www.reconnect.on.ca/contact-us/

This workshop is for family caregivers providing care for a person
in the middle and late stages of dementia. The primary focus of the
workshop is to provide caregiv...
July 10, 2018 10:00 AM
Open Webinar: Enhancing Family Dynamics
ONLINE

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

Description:

* Learn risk factors of Alzheimer's disease and startegies to
improve and maintain the health of the brain.



To REGISTER: Go to our NEW o...
July 10, 2018 12:00 PM
RSVP Unpacking Denial in Caregiving
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

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 as...
July 10, 2018 1:00 PM
July 11, 2018
Open Boomers Club
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Boomers Club is a weekly wellness group for people living with Young
Onset Dementias (under age 65) and their care partners. Each week, we
do different activities that include gentle exercises, music, dancing,
art and brai...
July 11, 2018 5:30 PM
RSVP Caregiver Stress
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

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 strategies to deal wit...
July 11, 2018 5:30 PM
July 12, 2018
RSVP Dementia and Palliative Care Training
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

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

This workshop is facilitated by Hospice Palliative Care Ontario and the
Alzheimer Society of Toronto staff. Front-line healthcare
professional...
July 12, 2018 9:00 AM
RSVP Peer Support Group for Caregivers
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

This support group, led by trained volunteer facilitators, provides
caregivers with the opportunity to discuss the many challenges of
caring for a family member with Alzheimer's disease or other dementias,
with others who ...
July 12, 2018 12:00 PM
Open Overview of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementia
Toronto Community Housing

This presentation allows participants to learn about Alzheimer's
disease and other dementias, the impact of changes to the brain, the
progression of Alzheimer's disease, strategies to reduce risk factors
and how the Alzheimer...
July 12, 2018 2:00 PM
RSVP Overview of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementia
Bathurst-Finch Hub

This presentation allows participants to learn about Alzheimer's
disease and other dementias, the impact of changes to the brain, the
progression of Alzheimer's disease, strategies to reduce risk factors
and how the Alzheimer Societ...
July 12, 2018 5:00 PM
July 13, 2018
Open Alzheimer's Disease and Supportive Communication
East GTA Family Health Team

Changes in communication occur in people with dementia. Through a free
workshop presented by the Alzheimer Society of Toronto, learn to
recognize these different ways of communication and understand how
dementia affects a p...
July 13, 2018 10:00 AM
July 15, 2018
Open Brain Health (Cantonese)
St. John's Anglican Church

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.

Presented in Cantonese by Alzheimer Society of Toronto

COST: FREE





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July 15, 2018 1:00 PM
July 16, 2018
Open Overview of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias
Toronto Public Library - S. Walter District Branch

This presentation allows participants to learn about Alzheimer's
disease and other dementias, the impact of changes to the brain, the
progression of Alzheimer's disease, strategies to reduce risk fact...
July 16, 2018 6:30 PM
July 18, 2018
Open Overview of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias (Cantonese)
Toronto Public Library - Agincourt Branch

This presentation allows participants to learn about Alzheimer's
disease and other dementias, the impact of changes to the brain, the
progression of Alzheimer's disease, strategies to reduce risk factors
and h...
July 18, 2018 1:00 PM
Open Boomers Club
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Boomers Club is a weekly wellness group for people living with Young
Onset Dementias (under age 65) and their care partners. Each week, we
do different activities that include gentle exercises, music, dancing,
art and brai...
July 18, 2018 5:30 PM
RSVP Living with Ambiguous Loss (4 sessions)
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

As a family member caring for a person with dementia, you may find that
you are experiencing ongoing stress and grief due to the
“ambiguous loss” of having your family member physically
present, but psychologic...
July 18, 2018 5:30 PM
RSVP Young Onset Dementia Caregivers Support Group
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

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 personal
situation
* ...
July 18, 2018 6:30 PM
July 19, 2018
Ticketed Dementia Care Training Program (4 sessions)
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...
July 19, 2018 5:00 PM
July 23, 2018
Open Online Dementia Care Training Program (ODCTP)
ONLINE

For PSWs and other Health Care Professionals

When: July 23 to September 2, 2018

Webinars are on Week 1 and 5 (July 24th and August 21st)

Program runs for 6 weeks.

Cost: $75

Please visit www.alzeducate.ca for more information and
requirem...
July 23, 2018 12:00 AM
RSVP Finding Joy and Humour in Caregiving
Kipling Acres

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

Topic includes:

* Creating opportunities for joy and looking at the lighter side of
caregiving
* The benefit...
July 23, 2018 1:00 PM
Open Alzheimer's Disease and Supportive Communication
Toronto Public Library - S. Walter District Branch

Changes in communication occur in people with dementia. Through a free
workshop presented by the Alzheimer Society of Toronto, learn to
recognize these different ways of communication and understand h...
July 23, 2018 6:30 PM
July 24, 2018
Open Overview of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias
Woodgreen Senior Active Living Centre

Description:

Learn about Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, the impact of
changes to the brain, and the progression of Alzheimer's disease!



COST: FREE

Please call or email Nicole Joseph to register.

T...
July 24, 2018 10:00 AM
RSVP TIFF Film Screening - Loving Vincent

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

In partnership with the Toronto International Film Festival, we invite
you to a free screening of Loving Vincent
http://lovingvincent.com/

held at Providence
He...
July 24, 2018 1:30 PM
July 25, 2018
Open Boomers Club
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Boomers Club is a weekly wellness group for people living with Young
Onset Dementias (under age 65) and their care partners. Each week, we
do different activities that include gentle exercises, music, dancing,
art and brai...
July 25, 2018 5:30 PM
July 26, 2018
Ticketed Gentle Persuasive Approaches (GPA) Training
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Training for personal support workers or front-line health-care
providers

GPA Basics is a 4 module evidence-based education session designed for
team members who care for older adults who display responsive
behaviours ass...
July 26, 2018 9:00 AM
RSVP Alzheimer's Disease and Supportive Communication
Bathurst-Finch Hub

Changes in communication occur in people with dementia. Through a free
workshop presented by the Alzheimer Society of Toronto, learn to
recognize these different ways of communication and understand how
dementia affects a person's a...
July 26, 2018 12:00 PM
RSVP Building Caregiver Resilience

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

Strengthen Your "Change" Muscles!

This workshop will help caregivers tap into existing sources of
resilience and learn new resilience-building strategies.

Learning Objec...
July 26, 2018 2:00 PM
Open Brain Health
Toronto Public Library - Albert Campbell Branch

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.

COST: FREE, registration is required.

Please call TPL - Albe...
July 26, 2018 2:00 PM
July 27, 2018
Open Finding Your Way
SCHC -Toronto Community Housing

A workshop on reducing the risk of people with dementia from going
missing.

Participants will learn:

* Why people with dementia go missing
* What to look for and how to help someone who is lost and confused
* What ...
July 27, 2018 10:30 AM
July 30, 2018
RSVP Gentle Yoga and Nutrition Classes
The Anne Johnston Health Station

Participants will be guided through
gentle chair yoga and learn straightforward nutrition tips and
mindfulness
practices to enhance health and wellbeing. Discover simple tools that
can
improve mood and cognition, decre...
July 30, 2018 3:00 PM
July 31, 2018
Open Brain Game
Woodgreen Senior Active Living Centre

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.

COST: FREE

Please call or email Nicole Joseph to register.

T: 416-645-6...
July 31, 2018 10:00 AM

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