Alzheimer Society of Chatham-Kent

Site: Chatham - Memory Lane

Service: Frail Elderly Day Program

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Record #: CHK0049 Last Modified: 04 Sep 2014 Last Full Update: 07 Aug 2014
Contact Information
Office Phone519-352-1043
Primary ContactMary Ellen Parker, Executive Director; Phone: 519-352-1043; Fax: 519-352-3680; Email:
Alternate ContactTara Seney, Public Education Manager; Phone: 519-352-1043; Fax: 519-352-3680; Email:
Volunteer CoordinatorMarie Humphrey, Admin/Finance/Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: (Business) 519-352-1043; Fax: 519-352-3680; Email:
Agency Information
Agency DescriptionTo improve the quality of life of people affected by Alzheimer's disease or related dementias through superior programs and research.
Service Level(50) Non Profit
Established1st established in 1983; Chapter established in 1986
Alternate ExecutiveJoyce Vidler, President
FundingProvincial - LHIN- Ministry of Health ; Fundraising ; Donations ; Fees - Membership
Agency Services
Description and Service Details
DescriptionProvides support services to meet the needs of clients, their families, and caregivers. Promotes public awareness and performs fundraising.  
Services include: Day Programs, In-Home Respite Care Program, Counselling, Support Groups, Cognitive Testing, Safely Home Program (Wandering Registry Program), Mobility Monitors, Resource Library, & Educational Presentations. 
Chatham Day Program Hours: 
36 Memory Lane 
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday - 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM 
Wallaceburg Day Program Hours: 
212 Elizabeth Street 
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday - 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM 
Caregiver Support Group(s): 
Please contact the Alzheimer Society for details at (519) 352-1043. 
HoursMon-Fri 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
DatesSep, Coffee Break; Jan, Walk for Memories
MeetingsMonthly board meetings are held on the 3rd Wednesday of the month.(except Jul & Aug); Annual General Meeting is held in September.
Areas ServedChatham-Kent
EligibilityDiagnosis of Alzheimer's disease or related dementias.
ApplicationCall direct for program information.
LanguagesEnglish ; French ; Italian
FeesMembership ; Program ; Service - Set fees for respite program, day away program ; Set fees for Day Program, In-Home Respite Care Program, Safely Home Program, & Membership.
Site Information
Located In CommunityChatham
Address & Map
36 Memory Lane
Chatham, ON N7L 5M8
View MapQuest Map
IntersectionMemory Lane and Grand Ave E
Mailing Address36 Memory Lane 
Chatham, ON N7L 5M8
AccessibilityFully Accessible