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  • Fundraise | Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County
    golf or bowling tournament fashion show food tasting extravaganza or another fun event to benefit your local Alzheimer Society Before you begin please contact Teresa Hicks at 613 369 5627 or thicks asorc org to learn about our guidelines If you would like to plan a sponsored event such as a walk a run or a competitive event please feel free to use our great online fundraising website at www memorymakersforalzheimers ca Donate A Car Canada Accepts vehicle donations running or not Old or new for the Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County Learn more Dancing in the Elevator A Compilation of Anecdotes about Life with Alzheimer Disease Co authored by friends Barbara Schulman Beverly Grostern and Donna Lordon is a warm gentle and attractive little book which will bring pleasure comfort and insights to persons with family or friends who have coped with Alzheimer s disease Sales revenue from this book benefit the Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County Learn more I WILL REMIND YOU Song Reflects the daily struggle of families as they help keep their loved ones precious memories alive Brian Asselin a local jazz musician is donating half of all proceeds from the song to the Alzheimer Society of Canada to help fund research Learn more Anda Arlene s Appalachian Trail Walk to Remember Two Ottawa area women recently completed their hike of the entire Appalachian Trail They started in March 2015 and thought they would finish in September 2015 but they finished one month ahead of schedule They had a dual goal to achieve personal satisfaction and to help raise much needed funds for the Alzheimer Society Learn more About Dementia What is Dementia 10 Warning Signs Stages of the Disease Benefits of Early Diagnosis ReThink Dementia Questions Statistics Research Recent Presentations Our Contribution to Research Alzheimer Society Research Program Local Trials Studies Invite a Speaker La maladie En quoi consistent l Alzheimer et maladies apparentées 10 signes précurseurs Les stades de la maladie d Alzheimer Avantages du diagnostic précoce Les Démences On Y Repense Living With Dementia I Have Dementia Planning for the Future Legal and Financial Health and Personal Care Driving and Dementia Caring for Yourself Caring for Someone with Dementia Care Planning Checklist Understanding Behaviour Take Care of Yourself Long Distance Caregiving Safety in the Home Long Term Care Community Dementia Services Rethink Dementia Conference Quotidien J ai la maladie Planifier l avenir S occuper de quelqu un Get Help We re Here to Help Support Soutien Ottawa Minds in Motion Minds In Song Drop in and Connect Support Groups Individuals in Early Stages of Dementia Caregiver Support Groups One on One Support Renfrew County Drop In and Connect Support Groups Caregiver Support Groups One on One Support Soutien en français Café rencontre Groupes de soutien Groupe de soutien pour les familles francophones Soutien individuel Education Éducation Other Opportunities Learn Online Webinars Interactive Learning Transition to Long Term Care Staff Families Working Together Dementia 101 Dementia 102 Communication Dementia 103

    Original URL path: http://alzheimerottawa.ca/get-involved/fundraise/ (2016-04-26)
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  • Volunteer | Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County
    university students government employees etc Volunteers also manage booths across the region at senior wellness fairs conferences businesses government agencies etc We are a member of Healthpartners along with 15 other National Health Charities in Canada Volunteers speak on behalf of the Alzheimer Society during Healthpartners fundraising initiatives Partners in Transition This program helps families with the transition between home and long term care Volunteers participate in the Preparing for the Move workshop for the new resident and family members Participants learn about common feelings and ways to cope plan for the day of the move and discuss adjustment strategies for both the caregiver in their new role and their family member in their new home Support Services Support Group Facilitator Volunteer facilitators lead monthly support groups for caregivers of individuals with dementia We have support groups throughout Ottawa and Renfrew County offering a wide variety of specializations wives husbands sons daughters etc in both English and French These groups offer a confidential compassionate and knowledgeable environment where caregivers can discuss the challenges they encounter in everyday living with dementia Participants have the opportunity to meet other caregivers share experiences and find support Social Group Facilitator Volunteers convene a social group for individuals in the early stages of dementia and their family members Groups such as Koffee Klatsch Lunch Bunch and Café Rencontre offer opportunities for building networks and having fun Fundraising Volunteers help raise awareness and secure financial support by participating in various fundraising events This may involve planning public relations preparation and assistance on the day of fundraising events Our main annual fundraising event is the Walk for Alzheimer s Office Administration Volunteers provide essential support in many areas of administrative and computer services in our Ottawa office Opportunities include working at the reception desk photocopying assembling workshop packages preparing mail outs tracking memorial donations making workshop reminder phone calls and managing database entries and updates during business hours Communications Volunteers share their communications skills to assist in raising awareness of dementia in our community Opportunities include writing articles for newsletters and community newspapers posting events on community media websites and providing photography services Board Member Our volunteer Board is elected for a 3 year term The Board sets the goals and direction for the Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County About Dementia What is Dementia 10 Warning Signs Stages of the Disease Benefits of Early Diagnosis ReThink Dementia Questions Statistics Research Recent Presentations Our Contribution to Research Alzheimer Society Research Program Local Trials Studies Invite a Speaker La maladie En quoi consistent l Alzheimer et maladies apparentées 10 signes précurseurs Les stades de la maladie d Alzheimer Avantages du diagnostic précoce Les Démences On Y Repense Living With Dementia I Have Dementia Planning for the Future Legal and Financial Health and Personal Care Driving and Dementia Caring for Yourself Caring for Someone with Dementia Care Planning Checklist Understanding Behaviour Take Care of Yourself Long Distance Caregiving Safety in the Home Long Term Care Community Dementia Services

    Original URL path: http://alzheimerottawa.ca/get-involved/volunteering/ (2016-04-26)
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  • Raise Your Voice | Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County
    attend all candidates meetings or speak with candidates about Alzheimer Society priorities sign up for the Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County s free newsletter to stay informed about programs events and advocacy work If you can help or have questions please contact Debbie Seto Alzheimer Society Communications Manager at dseto asorc org or 613 369 5634 How to Find Your Electoral District Provincial Find Your MPP Federal Find Your MP Municipal Find Your Councillor Ottawa and Renfrew County Alzheimer Society applauds private member s bill in support of a national dementia strategy Bill C 233 La Société Alzheimer applaudit le projet de loi d initiative parlementaire visant à soutenir une stratégie nationale sur les maladies cognitives About Dementia What is Dementia 10 Warning Signs Stages of the Disease Benefits of Early Diagnosis ReThink Dementia Questions Statistics Research Recent Presentations Our Contribution to Research Alzheimer Society Research Program Local Trials Studies Invite a Speaker La maladie En quoi consistent l Alzheimer et maladies apparentées 10 signes précurseurs Les stades de la maladie d Alzheimer Avantages du diagnostic précoce Les Démences On Y Repense Living With Dementia I Have Dementia Planning for the Future Legal and Financial Health and Personal Care Driving and Dementia Caring for Yourself Caring for Someone with Dementia Care Planning Checklist Understanding Behaviour Take Care of Yourself Long Distance Caregiving Safety in the Home Long Term Care Community Dementia Services Rethink Dementia Conference Quotidien J ai la maladie Planifier l avenir S occuper de quelqu un Get Help We re Here to Help Support Soutien Ottawa Minds in Motion Minds In Song Drop in and Connect Support Groups Individuals in Early Stages of Dementia Caregiver Support Groups One on One Support Renfrew County Drop In and Connect Support Groups Caregiver Support Groups One on One Support

    Original URL path: http://alzheimerottawa.ca/get-involved/public-policy/ (2016-04-26)
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  • Join Local Initiatives | Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County
    would like to be kept informed of upcoming opportunities to help change the system of care by participating in the Health Links initiatives Name First Last Email Enter Email Confirm Email Address Street Address City Alberta British Columbia Manitoba New Brunswick Newfoundland Labrador Northwest Territories Nova Scotia Nunavut Ontario Prince Edward Island Quebec Saskatchewan Yukon Province Postal Code Message Email This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged About Dementia What is Dementia 10 Warning Signs Stages of the Disease Benefits of Early Diagnosis ReThink Dementia Questions Statistics Research Recent Presentations Our Contribution to Research Alzheimer Society Research Program Local Trials Studies Invite a Speaker La maladie En quoi consistent l Alzheimer et maladies apparentées 10 signes précurseurs Les stades de la maladie d Alzheimer Avantages du diagnostic précoce Les Démences On Y Repense Living With Dementia I Have Dementia Planning for the Future Legal and Financial Health and Personal Care Driving and Dementia Caring for Yourself Caring for Someone with Dementia Care Planning Checklist Understanding Behaviour Take Care of Yourself Long Distance Caregiving Safety in the Home Long Term Care Community Dementia Services Rethink Dementia Conference Quotidien J ai la maladie Planifier l avenir S occuper de quelqu un Get Help We re Here to Help Support Soutien Ottawa Minds in Motion Minds In Song Drop in and Connect Support Groups Individuals in Early Stages of Dementia Caregiver Support Groups One on One Support Renfrew County Drop In and Connect Support Groups Caregiver Support Groups One on One Support Soutien en français Café rencontre Groupes de soutien Groupe de soutien pour les familles francophones Soutien individuel Education Éducation Other Opportunities Learn Online Webinars Interactive Learning Transition to Long Term Care Staff Families Working Together Dementia 101 Dementia 102 Communication Dementia 103 Behaviour Ottawa Free Education for

    Original URL path: http://alzheimerottawa.ca/get-involved/join-local-initiatives/ (2016-04-26)
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  • Share Your Thoughts | Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County
    by volunteering by Jaehoon Kim August 2013 Sharing our Personal Journey with Alzheimer s Disease by Mike Morissette June 2013 That she may forget me not by William A Sturgess 2013 About Dementia What is Dementia 10 Warning Signs Stages of the Disease Benefits of Early Diagnosis ReThink Dementia Questions Statistics Research Recent Presentations Our Contribution to Research Alzheimer Society Research Program Local Trials Studies Invite a Speaker La maladie En quoi consistent l Alzheimer et maladies apparentées 10 signes précurseurs Les stades de la maladie d Alzheimer Avantages du diagnostic précoce Les Démences On Y Repense Living With Dementia I Have Dementia Planning for the Future Legal and Financial Health and Personal Care Driving and Dementia Caring for Yourself Caring for Someone with Dementia Care Planning Checklist Understanding Behaviour Take Care of Yourself Long Distance Caregiving Safety in the Home Long Term Care Community Dementia Services Rethink Dementia Conference Quotidien J ai la maladie Planifier l avenir S occuper de quelqu un Get Help We re Here to Help Support Soutien Ottawa Minds in Motion Minds In Song Drop in and Connect Support Groups Individuals in Early Stages of Dementia Caregiver Support Groups One on One Support Renfrew County Drop In and Connect Support Groups Caregiver Support Groups One on One Support Soutien en français Café rencontre Groupes de soutien Groupe de soutien pour les familles francophones Soutien individuel Education Éducation Other Opportunities Learn Online Webinars Interactive Learning Transition to Long Term Care Staff Families Working Together Dementia 101 Dementia 102 Communication Dementia 103 Behaviour Ottawa Free Education for Families Learning Series for Caregivers Other Opportunities Renfrew County Free Education for Families Learning Series for Caregivers Ressources éducatives en français Séries d apprentissage Webinaires Apprentissage interactif La transition vers les soins de longue durée Resources Ressources Helpful Information Caregiver

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  • News & Events | Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County
    Collins Barrow Ottawa LLP Chartered Professional Accountants back in the mid 1990 s discussing how their firm could best give back to the community She had been impressed with support provided to her family by the Ottawa Alzheimer Society The Walk for Alzheimer s a Tangible Way to Help Written by Susan Paul Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County For people in the community who are living with Alzheimer s disease or another dementia the Walk for Alzheimer s fundraising event on May 7 represents a tangible way to help Everyone somehow has a connection to dementia says Barrhaven accountant Paul Morton Paul s father John Caregiver Fact sheet Maintaining Relationships Understanding how dementia affects relationships and what will help Learn how dementia affects relationships and strategies to help maintain them Previous Posts Events April 24 to May 7 2016 April 2016 May 2016 June 2016 July 2016 August 2016 September 2016 October 2016 November 2016 December 2016 January 2017 February 2017 March 2017 24 25 Minds in Song Heron Seniors Centre 10 30 AM Minds in Song H Caregiver Group Renfrew County Miramichi Lodge 1 30 PM Caregiver Group 26 Minds in Motion Heron Seniors Centre 9 30 AM Minds in Motion Minds in Song Eva James Memorial Community Centre 10 30 AM Minds in Song E 27 Caregiver Groups 7 00 PM Caregiver Groups Caregiver Groups Renfrew County 7 00 PM Caregiver Groups Minds in Motion Bob MacQuarrie Recreation Complex 9 30 AM Minds in Motion 28 Minds in Motion Kanata Senior Centre 2 30 PM Minds in Motion Minds in Motion Good Shepherd Barrhaven 10 00 AM Minds in Motion 29 Minds in Motion Churchhill Senior Centre 1 45 PM Minds in Motion 30 Minds in Song Hintonburg Community Centre 2 00 PM Minds in Song

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  • About Us | Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County
    we do without it However we still must raise about 50 of our budget from donations and fundraising endeavours Client Satisfaction Over 300 clients response rate of 25 8 of the Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County responded to an annual satisfaction survey about local Society programs and services offered during 2013 2014 Generally satisfaction was rated very high For more results please click here About Dementia What is Dementia 10 Warning Signs Stages of the Disease Benefits of Early Diagnosis ReThink Dementia Questions Statistics Research Recent Presentations Our Contribution to Research Alzheimer Society Research Program Local Trials Studies Invite a Speaker La maladie En quoi consistent l Alzheimer et maladies apparentées 10 signes précurseurs Les stades de la maladie d Alzheimer Avantages du diagnostic précoce Les Démences On Y Repense Living With Dementia I Have Dementia Planning for the Future Legal and Financial Health and Personal Care Driving and Dementia Caring for Yourself Caring for Someone with Dementia Care Planning Checklist Understanding Behaviour Take Care of Yourself Long Distance Caregiving Safety in the Home Long Term Care Community Dementia Services Rethink Dementia Conference Quotidien J ai la maladie Planifier l avenir S occuper de quelqu un Get Help We re Here to Help Support Soutien Ottawa Minds in Motion Minds In Song Drop in and Connect Support Groups Individuals in Early Stages of Dementia Caregiver Support Groups One on One Support Renfrew County Drop In and Connect Support Groups Caregiver Support Groups One on One Support Soutien en français Café rencontre Groupes de soutien Groupe de soutien pour les familles francophones Soutien individuel Education Éducation Other Opportunities Learn Online Webinars Interactive Learning Transition to Long Term Care Staff Families Working Together Dementia 101 Dementia 102 Communication Dementia 103 Behaviour Ottawa Free Education for Families Learning Series for Caregivers

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  • Mission, Vision, Values | Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County
    community and government agencies businesses and professionals to ensure a responsive and coordinated range of services to meet the needs of the people we serve Leadership We demonstrate leadership in advocating for the development of programs and services for those we serve based on innovation and excellence Integrity We are accountable to our members funding organizations and donors for the stewardship of the resources entrusted to us on behalf of our communities About Dementia What is Dementia 10 Warning Signs Stages of the Disease Benefits of Early Diagnosis ReThink Dementia Questions Statistics Research Recent Presentations Our Contribution to Research Alzheimer Society Research Program Local Trials Studies Invite a Speaker La maladie En quoi consistent l Alzheimer et maladies apparentées 10 signes précurseurs Les stades de la maladie d Alzheimer Avantages du diagnostic précoce Les Démences On Y Repense Living With Dementia I Have Dementia Planning for the Future Legal and Financial Health and Personal Care Driving and Dementia Caring for Yourself Caring for Someone with Dementia Care Planning Checklist Understanding Behaviour Take Care of Yourself Long Distance Caregiving Safety in the Home Long Term Care Community Dementia Services Rethink Dementia Conference Quotidien J ai la maladie Planifier l avenir S occuper de quelqu un Get Help We re Here to Help Support Soutien Ottawa Minds in Motion Minds In Song Drop in and Connect Support Groups Individuals in Early Stages of Dementia Caregiver Support Groups One on One Support Renfrew County Drop In and Connect Support Groups Caregiver Support Groups One on One Support Soutien en français Café rencontre Groupes de soutien Groupe de soutien pour les familles francophones Soutien individuel Education Éducation Other Opportunities Learn Online Webinars Interactive Learning Transition to Long Term Care Staff Families Working Together Dementia 101 Dementia 102 Communication Dementia 103 Behaviour Ottawa Free Education

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