Education for health-care professionals

The Alzheimer Society of Kenora/Rainy River Districts provides the following educational opportunities for health care professionals and the general public

  • U-First Training
  • First Link Overview
  • Brain Health: The 10 Warning Signs of  Dementia
  • Communication with the person with dementia
  • Understanding Alzheimer’s Disease & Related Dementias
  • Heads Up for Healthier Brains (Seniors, Children, Teenagers)
  • Alzheimer Society Overview of Programs & Services
  • Dementia…The Rising Tide Study 


U-First Training

This 6-hour workshop will train care providers in U-First!, a proven and effective approach to working with clients with dementia. Through dialogue and a case based approach, learners will have more confidence in working with people with responsive behaviours.

To book an education session, please fill the education request form and fax or e-mail to the information below:

Alzheimer Society of Kenora/Rainy River Districts
618-9th Street N, Kenora, Ontario, P9N 2S9
Tel: (807) 468-1516 Toll-Free: 1-800-682-0245 (NW only)
Fax: (807) 468-9013 E-mail:


Last Updated: 09/21/17
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