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

Dementia Dialogues: Wandering - Nanaimo, B.C.
January 07, 2015 07:00 PM to January 07, 2015 08:30 PM

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

Tele-workshop - How to Support a Friend Who Has Dementia or Is a Caregiver
January 21, 2015 07:00 PM to January 21, 2015 08:00 PM

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

Getting to Know Dementia - Nanaimo, B.C.
January 22, 2015 10:00 AM to January 22, 2015 12:00 PM

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

Creating Connections: Working with People with Dementia - Vancouver, B.C.
February 02, 2015 09:00 AM to February 02, 2015 04:00 PM

Location:
Vancouver Public Library - Alma VanDusen and Peter Kaye combined rooms (50 W. Georgia St., Vancouver)

Dementia Dialogues: Driving - Nanaimo, B.C.
February 04, 2015 07:00 PM to February 04, 2015 08:30 PM

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

Tele-workshop - Activities to Do with the Person with Dementia
February 12, 2015 07:00 PM to February 12, 2015 08:00 PM

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

Family Caregiver Series (4 sessions) - Nanaimo, B.C.
February 19, 2015 01:00 PM to March 12, 2015 03:30 PM

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

Getting to Know Dementia - Parksville, B.C.
February 27, 2015 10:30 AM to February 27, 2015 12:30 PM

Location:
Parksville Baptist Church (550 Pym St., Parksville)

Family Caregiver Series (2 sessions) - Kelowna, B.C.
March 14, 2015 10:00 AM to March 21, 2015 04:00 PM

Location:
Alzheimer Resource Centre (307-1664 Richter St., Kelowna)

Tele-workshop - Understanding Dementia
March 17, 2015 07:00 PM to March 17, 2015 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
Jane Hope, Support & Education Coordinator
jhope@alzheimerbc.org

Support Groups