Resources for the person with dementia

Whether you are newly diagnosed or in a later stage of dementia, the Alzheimer Society has resources available to you. Read through the information below, learn more about our Early Stage Programs, or contact us for more information.

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Learning about Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias

Living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias

Forums and chats for people with dementia

Online resources

Many resources are available online for people living with dementia. Please note that the Alzheimer Society of Canada is not able to guarantee the accuracy of the information on these websites and does not endorse any products or services offered through them.

  • DASN International (Dementia Advocacy and Support Network) – An online community that is part of a non-profit organization working to improve the lives of people with dementia.
  • DementiaGuide – a website that helps people with Alzheimer’s disease and their caregivers recognize, understand, record and monitor symptoms

Last Updated: 11/08/2017