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Alzheimer Society

Thunder Bay and District - Support and Counselling


Description
The Alzheimer Society of Thunder Bay office is closed to the public due to COVID-19 social distancing orders until further notice.
  • We are working hard to ensure we are still offering support to the community. All staff are available remotely though business phone number and email within regular business hours.
  • If you have any questions or would like to schedule an appointment for counselling sessions via telephone, please call 807-345-9556 ext 2009
 
  • Provides support to persons with dementia and their family and friends
  • Offers individual and family counselling in the individual's home or in other desired locations
  • Facilitates a number of support groups on a regular basis
  • Provides individual and system-wide advocacy
CARERS Program
  • Provides 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
Hours of Operation
Mon
0900 - 1630
Tue
0900 - 1630
Wed
0900 - 1630
Thu
0900 - 1630
Fri
0900 - 1630

*Via phone or email only* Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Evening and weekend appointments when required
Eligibility
  • Individuals with Alzheimer's disease or other dementias
  • Family, friends, and other partners in care for a person with dementia
  • Individuals concerned about memory loss or other cognitive changes

CARERS Program