Find support in B.C.

First Link® dementia support connects people living with dementia and their care partners to support services, education and information as early as possible after diagnosis and throughout the progression of the disease.


If you are living with dementia, connecting to First Link means you’ll receive the support you need when you need it – through bulletins, support groups, education and one-on-one phone calls. Our regional resource centres are available around the province of B.C and can connect you to First Link® dementia support.

To find dementia education and support services in your area, read the First Link® bulletin or find your local resource centre below.

First Link® Dementia Helpline

The First Link® Dementia Helpline is for anyone affected by dementia, whether professionally or personally. Get the support you need, when you need it. Calling the Helpline has all the benefits of a referral from your health-care provider.

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Dementia-friendly education

Dementia Friends are a core component of building communities that are more dementia friendly throughout our province. Learn more about our dementia-friendly education!

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Learn about dementia from anywhere by participating in one of our live webinars – all you need is a computer, tablet or phone!

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Accessing home support and care services in B.C.

Navigating health-care systems and looking for support services to help with daily tasks can be overwhelming. Learn more about community supports – including home health-care, respite and adult day programs – and how to access them.

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