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You are More than a Number

You are more than a number

In the next 15 years, the number of Canadians with dementia is expected to reach close to 1 million people.

But these men and women are more than a number. They are friends, family and neighbours. People like Margaret, are more than a number. 

These men and women are more than a number. They are friends, family and neighbours. People like Amir, are more than a number. 

Watch Amir’s story:

When it comes to Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia, here are the facts: 

- 564,000 Canadians are currently living with dementia. 
- This number is expected to rise by 66% in the next 15 years.
- 16,000 of these men and women are under the age of 65. 
- 25,000 new cases of dementia will be diagnosed this year. 

With numbers like these, now is the time to take action. 

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