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Contact Information
Office Phone Burlington 289-837-2310; 
Hamilton 905-529-7030
Toll Free Phone 1-888-343-1017
Fax Burlington 905-681-7783; 
Hamilton 905-529-3787
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Primary Contact Catherine Pegg, Administration and Fund Development Coordinator; Phone: 289-837-2310 ext 300; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Phone: 905-529-7030 ext 201; Email:
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Organization assists individuals and families as they deal with the personal and social challenges of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias; by promoting education, advocacy and public awareness; and to support research into the cause, treatment and alleviation of the disease
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1982
Primary Executive Mary Burnett, Chief Executive Officer
Funding Provincial ; Fundraising ; Donations
Elections June
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Provides education, support and resources to persons with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias and to their families 
* supports research  
* maintains local support groups  
* strives to end the personal and social consequences of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias in the regions of Halton and Hamilton 
Services include: 
* forwarding of applications for the National "Safely Home" program for persons at risk of getting lost 
* resource centre, information presentations, support groups and counselling for persons with dementia, spouses, relatives, caregivers, professional groups 
* referral to related services including respite care, transportation, alternate housing, long-term care 
* diversity outreach to build links with ethnic groups in the community 
CARERS program: eight group sessions focused on the development of effective problem solving skills and tools which help to improve communication and manage dementia related behaviour  
* guidance and coaching is offered by clinical staff 
* for more information see here
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Persons with dementia, their families, care partners and other health care partners 
CARERS program: persons caring for family members/friends living with dementia
Application Call for information 
CARERS program: self-referral or referral by health care professional
Languages English ; French ; literature is available in a variety of languages
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
4391 Harvester Rd, Unit 8
Burlington, ON L7L 4X1
View Google Map
Intersection South Service Rd and Harvester Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible - ramp to building with automatic door opener
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading COVID-19 ; Disabilities
HCSD Sub Heading Disability Associations ; Supports for Older Adults
Service Categories Caregiver Consultation and Support ~ Dementia ; Caregiver Support Groups ~ Dementia ; Caregiver Training ~ Dementia ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Dementia ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Dementia ; Locator Aids ~ Dementia ; Specialized Information and Referral ~ Dementia ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Dementia

Agency Overview

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