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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December 3, 2018
RSVP AST Speaker Series: A Lecture on Alzheimer's Disease Research

Join Dr. Sharon Cohen, for a lecture on Alzheimer's Disease Research.

Every 3 seconds someone is
diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. Join Dr. Sharon Cohen,
Alzheimer’s clinical
trial expert, to understand the latest research findings pavi...
December 3, 2018 5:30 PM
December 4, 2018
Open Art in the Moment: AGO Tour
Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO)

Part of the Active Living Program sponsored by Manulife

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

Light refreshments will be served ...
December 4, 2018 1:00 PM
Ticketed Behavioural Support Training Program (3 - Sessions)
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

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 ...
December 4, 2018 4:00 PM
December 5, 2018
RSVP Caregiver Stress

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

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

Objectives:

* Explore the different types of stress caregivers ...
December 5, 2018 10:00 AM
RSVP Peer Support Group for Caregivers
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

This monthly 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 oth...
December 5, 2018 6:00 PM
December 6, 2018
RSVP Dementia and Palliative Care Training

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

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. F...
December 6, 2018 9:00 AM
Open Brain Games (CANTONESE)
North York Chinese Baptist Church

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.

Learning Objective...
December 6, 2018 11:00 AM
RSVP Peer Support Group for Caregivers
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

This monthly 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 oth...
December 6, 2018 12:00 PM
December 8, 2018
Ticketed Dementia Care Training Program (2 Full Days)
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...
December 8, 2018 9:30 AM
RSVP Care Essentials
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

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 progression of dementia
* Understanding behaviour an...
December 8, 2018 10:00 AM
December 10, 2018
RSVP Celebrating Special Occasions
SPRINT Senior Care

A workshop for family caregivers related to the person living with
dementia to help gain tips for planning holidays and special occasions.
Participants will also learn strategies to promote meaningful
communication with the person w...
December 10, 2018 1:00 PM
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
December 10, 2018 2:30 PM
December 13, 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...
December 13, 2018 9:00 AM
RSVP Monthly Support Group for Family Caregivers
Jane Street Hub

Alzheimer Society of Toronto in partnership with the Jane Street Hub
are excited to offer an on-going monthly support group for family
members caring for people with dementia.

Family caregivers will have a safe and confidential opport...
December 13, 2018 1:00 PM
December 14, 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...
December 14, 2018 9:00 AM
RSVP Creativity in Caregiving

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

This interactive workshop will teach caregivers related to the person
living with dementia on how to incorporate drama, art and imagination
into their relationship with family members with ...
December 14, 2018 10:00 AM
RSVP TIFF Senior's Film Fridays - It's a Wonderful Life
TIFF Bell Lightbox

In partnership with the Toronto International Film Festival, we invite
you to a free screening of It's a Wonderful Life

https://www.rogerebert.com/reviews/great-movie-its-a-wonderful-life-1946

by Frank Capra

James
Stewart stars a...
December 14, 2018 3:00 PM
December 15, 2018
RSVP Monthly Mindfulness for Caregivers Group
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

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 environment. The goal is to be
focused on the present moment while b...
December 15, 2018 10:00 AM
December 17, 2018
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 with...
December 17, 2018 3:30 PM
RSVP Building Caregiver Resilience

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

Strengthen Your "Change" Muscles!

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

Learning Objectives:

* Describ...
December 17, 2018 5:30 PM
December 18, 2018
RSVP The Aga Khan Museum Tour
The Aga Khan Museum

A guided tour of the Aga Khan Museum for people with dementia and their
family caregivers.

Light refreshments will be served after the tour.

COST: FREE, registration is required.

December 18, 2018 1:00 PM
RSVP Dementia 101

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

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:
...
December 18, 2018 6:00 PM
December 20, 2018
RSVP Date Night
39 Queens Quay East

As clients of the Alzheimer Society of Toronto, we cordially
invite you and a loved one to join us for Date Night: A Holiday
Celebration.

Date Night is an opportunity to celebrate you and your spouse
(partner). It
is an opportunit...
December 20, 2018 6:00 PM

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