Dementia is an umbrella term for a variety of brain disorders. Learn about the types of dementia and their impact on the brain.


A diagnosis of dementia affects families and friends as well as the person with the disease. Learn how to help, support and reassure everyone who is living with dementia.


The Alzheimer Society of York Region has been actively supporting individuals and families coping with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias since 1985.


The Alzheimer Society offers hope for tomorrow by funding research to find a cure and support quality of life for people living with dementia.

 


The Alzheimer Society of York Region can help you by providing information, resources, education, support and counseling.


You can help! Find out all the ways you can get involved in your own way in your own time.