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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September 1, 2017
Open Brain Health Workshop Series in CANTONESE
Carefirst Seniors and Community Services Association

A 4 week workshops on Brain Health delivered in CANTONESE, including:

* Overview of Dementia and Alzheirmer's Disease
* Brain Health
* Communicating and caring for individuals with dementia
* "...
September 1, 2017 10:00 AM
September 6, 2017
RSVP What Will It Take to End Alzheimer's Disease?
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Join us for another AST
Speaker Series event in partnership with Toronto Memory Program.

Clinical
drug trials in Alzheimer’s disease over the past 15 years have
been fraught
with failures and disappointments. Learn ...
September 6, 2017 6:00 PM
September 7, 2017
Open The Boomers Club
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Socialize - Exercise - Energize

Description:

* The Boomers Club is an 8-week program that focuses on wellness
for the p

September 7, 2017 5:30 PM
September 11, 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...
September 11, 2017 2:30 PM
September 12, 2017
RSVP Drumming Circle
Reconnect Community Health Services

For family caregivers and people in the early stages of dementia to
explore rhythm and relaxation techniques through drumming.

Instruments will be provided, no musical experience is required to
participate.

Cost:...
September 12, 2017 2:00 PM
Ticketed Dementia Care Training Program (3 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...
September 12, 2017 5:00 PM
RSVP Navigating Dementia Care
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, financial assi...
September 12, 2017 5:30 PM
September 13, 2017
Open Spirit of John Concert
Mod Club Theatre

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The
Spirit of John, now in its third year, is an incredible night of music
and
revelry that celebrates John Mann, his music, and the powerful effect
melody
can have on memory.

Join
Spirit of the West...
September 13, 2017 7:00 PM
September 14, 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
...
September 14, 2017 9:00 AM
RSVP Building Caregiver Resilience
Toronto Memory Program

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 ...
September 14, 2017 10:00 AM
RSVP Preparing for Late and End Stage Dementia
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

How a Palliative Approach Can Help

Palliative Approach can be very useful when caring for
someone living with dementia. Taking the opportunity to prepare and
avoid
making decisions in crisis is an important cornerstone of...
September 14, 2017 5:30 PM
September 16, 2017
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...
September 16, 2017 9:30 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...
September 16, 2017 10:00 AM
RSVP Young Carers Meetup (ONLINE via SKYPE)
ONLINE

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

Meet others who are also on this journey. This group offers a chance
to:

* Share your story
* Discuss how your relationship with your parent/...
September 16, 2017 10:00 AM
RSVP OPEN HOUSE
SPRINT Senior Care Active Living Centre

Join us at the launch of SPRINT
Senior Care’s unique wellness program for people living with
Young Onset
Dementia (under 65) – Saturdays @ SPRINT Senior Care.

A unique opportunity for families to:
...
September 16, 2017 2:00 PM
September 18, 2017
RSVP The Family Dynamics of Caregiving
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

Building on Family Dynamics in Coping with Dementia

This workshop will explore the major challenges and concerns that can
arise for families caring for a person with dementia.

Learning Objectives:

* Identify family dyn...
September 18, 2017 1:00 PM
RSVP 7 A's of Dementia
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

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 a change to a particular part of t...
September 18, 2017 5:30 PM
September 19, 2017
RSVP Dementia 101
Reconnect Community Health Services (formerly St. Clair West Services
for Seniors)


Description:

* This workshop will provide family caregivers with an
overview of Alzheimer's disease focusing on the importance of
early diagnosis and illustrates the...
September 19, 2017 10:00 AM
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...
September 19, 2017 1:00 PM
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:

* ...
September 19, 2017 4:30 PM
Open Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias
Toronto Public Library - Northern District Branch

Learn about Alzheimer's disease and other dementias through a free
workshop presented by the Alzheimer Society of Toronto, including:

* recognizing the signs and symptoms of Alzheimer's disease
* ho...
September 19, 2017 6:00 PM
September 20, 2017
RSVP Brain Health
West Toronto Support Services

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: This workshop is FREE, registration is required

September 20, 2017 10:30 AM
RSVP Art Series: Printmaking
Alzheimer Society of Toronto

This 6-session workshop on creating handmade mono-prints
uses a watercolour technique. This is a very satisfying and
forgiving process
that involves painting on the service of a small acrylic plate.
As each
layer of pain...
September 20, 2017 2:00 PM
September 21, 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
...
September 21, 2017 9:00 AM
Ticketed Gentle Persuasive Approaches (GPA) Training
Alzheimer Society of Toronto West Satellite Office

GPA Basics is a 4 module evidence-based education session designed for
team members who care for older adults who display responsive
behaviours associated with dementia.The GPA curriculum will educate...
September 21, 2017 9:00 AM
September 22, 2017
RSVP First Steps
Reconnect Community Health Services

Sharing Experiences about the Dementia Journey

Brief Description:

* A four-session workshop for people in the early stages of
dementia and their family caregivers

September 22, 2017 10:00 AM
September 25, 2017
RSVP Creativity in Caregiving
Woodgreen Community Services - 721 Broadview Ave. Lower Level

Brief Description:

* This interactive workshop will teach care partners how to
incorporate drama, art, and imagination into their relationships
with family members with memory loss.

Obj...
September 25, 2017 4:30 PM
September 26, 2017
Open Alzheimer's Disease and Brain Helth
Toronto Public Library - Northern District Branch

Approximately 564,000 Canadians are living with dementia, and an
average of 25,000 new cases are diagnosed every year. Through this
workshop, you will:

* increase your understanding of dementia's ris...
September 26, 2017 6:00 PM
September 27, 2017
Open Memory Cafe
Mosaic Home Care

In partnership with Mosaic Home Care, we invite you to
take part in our new Memory Cafe. This is a social program for people
living
with Alzheimer’s and dementia, their caregivers and/or family
members, and
others from the gener...
September 27, 2017 10:00 AM
September 28, 2017
RSVP Dementia 101
West Neighbourhood House

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 greater un...
September 28, 2017 1:00 PM
RSVP Home Safety and Dementia
Kipling Acres

This
workshop is mainly for family caregivers of those living with dementia.
It will
focus on helping caregivers identify the risks unique to their
situation and
make the necessary modifications at different stages of the disease.

Learn...
September 28, 2017 1:00 PM
September 30, 2017
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 primary focus of the
workshop is to provide caregivers with the necessary tools and
education to...
September 30, 2017 10:00 AM

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