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Alzheimers & Dementia


January 23, 2018

Bangle Making for Alzheimer’s Fundraiser

Throughout the month of January, residents at Canterbury Place Retirement Residence are assisting the Life Enrichment department in making beautiful

December 26, 2017

Verve Senior Living Residences raise money for Alzheimer Society across Canada

Verve Senior Living is celebrating 40 years of service excellence this year.  We wanted to do something extra special, so we challenged each

December 8, 2017

Caregiver Tips for the Holidays

(From the Alzheimers Society Blog) Written in collaboration between the Alzheimer Society of Canada, the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada and Parkinson

October 30, 2017

Brain Boosting Crosswords

The awesome Memory Care team at Credit River Retirement, are keen on keeping these residents brains boosted!! Not only is doing crossword puzzles

October 26, 2017

How To Tell the Difference Between Delirium and Dementia

Delirium and dementia can often be confused because both conditions can cause a person to become cognitively confused and emotionally distressed.

October 23, 2017

Creating Meaningful Activities For Our Memory Care Residents, At Credit River

We know that creating meaningful activities lifts spirits, enhances mood and provides several mental health benefits. Maintaining a sense of