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Public awareness

Speaker's Bureau

The Alzheimer Society of Grey-Bruce offers a Speaker’s Bureau program which provides presentations to businesses and community groups. These sessions are flexible and designed to meet your needs.  They can range in duration and can be offered during the daytime or evening.  Topics can include:

  • Alzheimer Society programs and services
  • Heads Up for Healthier Brains
  • What is normal memory loss?
  • Research updates
  • Communication with the person with dementia
  • More topics available upon request

If your group is interested in a presentation, please e-mail the Education Coordinator.

 

School Program

The Alzheimer Society of Grey-Bruce offers a School Program designed to reach out to the younger generation who are coping with the effects of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias on family members. The goals of this program include:

  • Increasing general awareness and understanding of Alzheimer’s disease and it's impact in Society
  • Supporting younger people who are coping with this disease within their family
  • Encouraging healthy choices and lifestyles associated with long-term brain health

If you are interested in hosting a presentation at your school, please e-mail the Education Coordinator

 

Resource Centre

The Society's Resource Centre includes a comprehensive collection of books, professional journals, pamphlets, information sheets, videos, DVDs and audio tapes about Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. The Resource Centre is open during regular office hours, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.  


Last Updated: 04/04/12
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