The Alzheimer Society's Resource Centres help those concerned with or facing dementia build the knowledge, skills, and confidence to maintain quality of life. Resource Centres offer information, educational opportunities, support groups, and the ability to speak directly with a knowledgeable team member. Contact the Resource Centre in your area for services in local communities.

Upcoming Events

Creating Connections: Working with Individuals with Dementia - Nanaimo, B.C.
November 25, 2014 08:00 AM to November 25, 2014 03:00 PM

Location:
Coast Bastion Hotel (11 Bastion St., Nanaimo)

Your Voice Matters: Advocacy Tips for Family Caregivers - Victoria, B.C.
November 25, 2014 01:30 PM to November 25, 2014 03:30 PM

Location:
Hillside Seniors Health Centre (1454 Hillside Ave., Victoria)

Tele-workshop - Living Safely with Dementia
November 27, 2014 07:00 PM to November 27, 2014 08:00 PM

Location:
Available across B.C. by phone and internet (optional)

Family Caregiver Series (2 sessions) - Nanaimo, B.C.
November 29, 2014 12:30 PM to December 06, 2014 04:30 PM

Location:
Alzheimer Resource Centre (200-1585 Bowen Road, Nanaimo)

Dementia Dialogues: Celebrating the Holidays - Nanaimo, B.C.
December 03, 2014 07:00 PM to December 03, 2014 08:30 PM

Location:
Alzheimer Resource Centre (200-1585 Bowen Road, Nanaimo)

Getting to Know Dementia - Victoria, B.C.
December 04, 2014 06:00 PM to December 04, 2014 08:00 PM

Location:
Hillside Seniors Health Centre (1454 Hillside Avenue, Victoria)

Tele-workshop - Heads Up for a Healthy Brain
December 08, 2014 07:00 PM to December 08, 2014 08:00 PM

Location:
Available across B.C. by phone and internet (optional)





Resource Centres

* Please call ahead for an appointment *

Greater Victoria

Serving: Colwood, Esquimalt, Langford, Metchosin, North Saanich, Sidney, Sooke, Southern Gulf Islands, Victoria

Alzheimer Resource Centre
202-306 Burnside Road West
Victoria, B.C. V8Z 1M1

Phone

250-382-2052
First Link®           (Read more about First Link®)
250-382-2033
Fax
250-382-8108

Main Contacts
Meriel Randerson, Support & Education Coordinator
mranderson@alzheimerbc.org

Emily Pridham, First Link Coordinator
epridham@alzheimerbc.org

Amanda Strain, Minds in Motion Coordinator
astrain@alzheimerbc.org

Gabriela Townsend, Volunteer & Office Coordinator
gtownsend@alzheimerbc.org

Support Groups


North & Central Vancouver Island

Serving: Campbell River, Cobble Hill, Comox, Courtenay, Cowichan, Duncan, Gold River, Ladysmith, Lake Cowichan, Nanaimo, Northern Gulf Islands, Parksville, Port Alberni, Port Alice, Port Hardy, Port McNeill, , Qualicum, Shawnigan Lake, Tofino, Ucluelet

Alzheimer Resource Centre
200-1585 Bowen Road
Nanaimo, B.C. V9S 1G4

First Link®          (Read more about First Link® )
250-734-4171
First Link® Toll-free
1-888-734-4171
Phone
250-734-4170 (Nanaimo/Ladysmith)
Toll-free
1-800-462-2833 (Island only)
Fax
250-734-4173

Main Contacts
Tina Biello, First Link Coordinator
tbiello@alzheimerbc.org

Jane Hope, Support & Education Coordinator
jhope@alzheimerbc.org

Tracey Leslie, Minds in Motion Coordinator
tleslie@alzheimerbc.org

Support Groups