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Support Groups

The Alzheimer Society of Perth County operates twelve support groups throughout the county of Perth.  Support Groups offer a safe and informal environment for persons living with dementia and caregivers to share with others in similar situations. Support Groups are facilitated by Alzheimer Society staff. The following Support Groups are offered by the Alzheimer Society:

Caregiver Support Groups:

 

Stratford Morning Support Group

2nd & 4th Wednesday of each month

10:00 – 11:30 a.m.

Alzheimer Society of Perth County Board Room

1020 Ontario St. Unit 5, Stratford, ON

 

Stratford Afternoon Support Group  

3rd Thursday of each month

1:30 – 3:00 p.m.

Alzheimer Society of Perth County Board Room

1020 Ontario St. Unit 5, Stratford, ON

 

Stratford Evening Support Group

1st Tuesday of each month

6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Alzheimer Society of Perth County Board Room

1020 Ontario St. Unit 5, Stratford, ON

 

Listowel Afternoon Support Group 

1st & 3rd Tuesday of each month

1:30 – 3:00 p.m.

Trillium Mutual Insurance Building

495 Mitchell Ave. S., Listowel, ON

 

Mitchell Afternoon Group

2nd Tuesday of each month

1:30 – 3:00 p.m.

Ritz Manor Community Room

4118 Road 164, Mitchell, ON

 

St. Marys Afternoon Group

4th Thursday of each month

1:00 – 2:30 p.m.

St. Marys Friendship Centre

317 James St. South, St. Marys, ON

 

For Persons Living With Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia:

Listowel Afternoon Group 

1st & 3rd Tuesday of each month concurrently with the Caregiver Group

1:30 – 3:00 p.m.

Trillium Mutual Insurance Building

495 Mitchell Ave. S., Listowel, ON

 

Stratford Afternoon Group

3rd Thursday of each month

1:30 – 3:00 p.m.

Alzheimer Society of Perth County Board Room

1020 Ontario St. Unit 5, Stratford, ON

 

St. Marys Afternoon Group

4th Thursday of each month concurrently with the Caregiver Group

1:00 – 2:30 p.m.

St. Marys Friendship Centre

317 James St. South, St. Marys, ON


 

Social Groups:

Listowel “Meet & Greet”

Held at various times throughout the year

Please call the Listowel office at 519-418-1911 for schedule.

Individual Support

Supportive Counseling

Individualized supportive counseling is available for:

  • Persons living with a cognitive impairment due to a Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia or undiagnosed memory problem
  • Care partners of persons with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia or undiagnosed memory problems
  • Family of someone with dementia
  • Friends of someone with dementia

Counseling is confidential and is offered by telephone, e-mail or in person at the Alzheimer Society office in Stratford or satellite location in Listowel or in the comfort of your own home.

Please call 519-271-1910 or 1-888-797-1882 to book an appointment.


Last Updated: 11/08/2017