We need a national dementia strategy
Canada needs a national dementia strategy to curb the social, economic and personal costs of this disease and better prepare us for the future.
Some people may look at me and think, "He doesn't have Alzheimer's disease." If only that were true! Canada needs a national dementia strategy to better support those of us who have the disease already, and those who will develop it in the future.
- Jim Mann
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Tools & links
On February 7, 2017, Bill C-233, the National Strategy for Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias Act, was introduced in the Senate at first reading. What is Bill C-233?
Read the Senate Committee report: Dementia in Canada: A National Strategy for Dementia-friendly Communities
What is a national dementia strategy and why do we need one?
Our latest statistics: Dementia numbers in Canada
Frequently asked questions