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Contact Information

Office Phone Burlington 289-837-2310; 
Hamilton 905-529-7030
Toll Free Phone 1-800-565-4614
Fax Burlington 289-210-6160; 
Hamilton 905-529-3787
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Primary Contact Fay Kisteroff, Administrative & Fund Development Associate; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Melanie Winterle, Volunteer Engagement Coordinator; Phone: 905-529-7030; Email:
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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
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
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Intersection South Service Rd and Harvester Rd
Physical Access Fully Accessible - ramp to building with automatic door opener

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