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Alzheimers & Dementia


June 10, 2019

Dementia Care: How to Hold On to the One that You Love

Evelyn Collins appreciates the little things in life. The highlight of her day is that singular moment of joy when her husband Fred stops whatever

May 13, 2019

Navigating the Alzheimer’s Journey

For countless individuals, the words ‘Alzheimer’s’ and ‘dementia’ aren’t merely medical terminology, but rather an everyday reality.

November 12, 2018

Courtyard Gardens Quilt Project

Courtyard Gardens residents and long time family member, Vickie McLeod, all took part by collecting, organizing, designing and sewing a handmade

June 22, 2018

Alzheimer Society Fundraiser – Verve Does It Again

Verve Senior Living has found another way to fundraise for the Alzheimer Society. All managers across Canada who had a company iPhone were asked

March 10, 2018

Verve Senior Living Donates $20,000 to Alzheimer Society Peel

We are pleased to announce that the Alzheimer Society Peel has received a $20,000 donation from the Verve Senior Living in support of the Society’s

March 3, 2018

Canada’s first ‘dementia village’ to open in Langley in 2019

(Original article by Kevin Griffin, The Vancouver Sun, February 28, 2018) Canada’s first community designed specifically for people with 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