THE ALZHEIMER SOCIETY OF B.C. is the only province-wide non-profit organization dedicated to helping people concerned with or facing dementia have the confidence and skills to maintain quality of life. We’re also committed to ensuring public perceptions reflect the real issues, and to securing funding for support and research.

What's New?

The Alzheimer Society of B.C. will launch a new website next week. Visitors will enjoy a more user-friendly experience and better navigation and functionality throughout the website. Easy to use and more graphical in design, the website will offer richer online content, and simpler ways to find out how to get involved in the Society’s activities and learn about what’s new.

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Thousands of British Columbians in 24 communities across the province – including inaugural walks in Burnaby and the North Shore – participated in the Investors Group Walk for Memories on January 25, 2015. Read More...

The cities of New Westminister and Valemount, B.C. have become B.C.’s first dementia-friendly councils. Councilors from the City of New Westminster participated in Dementia Friends training hours before councilors in Valemount did the training. Read more...

On Sunday, January 25, British Columbians in 24 communities across the province will walk to honour those touched by dementia as they raise funds for research and support for the over 70,000 British Columbians who face dementia. The Alzheimer Society of B.C. invites all British Columbians to get walking by registering today. Read More...

The UBC Clinic for Alzheimer Disease and Related Disorders presents its 2015 Alzheimer Update on Saturday January 31, 2015. The forum will feature some of the foremost experts on a wide variety of topics in Alzheimer disease and other dementias from basic mechanisms to current clinical research and therapy. Read more...