Contact Information
Office Phone 519-633-4396
Toll Free Phone 1-888-565-1111
Fax 519-633-7028
E-Mail alzelgin@alzheimerelgin.ca
Website www.alzheimer.ca/elgin
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Education, support, advocacy and health care navigation for persons with dementia, their caregivers and family members * dementia education for professionals and the general public

Support Groups and Programs - Support groups and programs for caregivers and family members of persons with dementia * social support group for persons with dementia

Education Programs and Resources - Dementia education for caregivers both in groups and individually * programs for persons with dementia * education for professionals and the general public * help for wandering * lending library

Dementia Friendly Communities - For businesses and organizations to learn how to support someone living with dementia * training is individualized to meet the needs of each business/organization

Caregiver Support Groups - Caring for You - Monthly drop-in support group for caregivers of persons with dementia

Early Stage Support Group - Living With Confidence - One-on-one and group supports for caregivers, including family and friends

Education Programs - Educational programs for caregivers, families, professionals, schools and the general public

Finding Your Way - Safety awareness program offers practical advice on how people with dementia can stay safe while staying active

First Link - Supports for caregivers and people with dementia 

MedicAlert Safely Home - National registry that helps identify people with dementia who are lost and return them home safely * personal information engraved on identification
Hours Administration: Mon-Fri 9am-4pm
Areas Served Elgin County
Boundaries St Thomas ; Elgin County and area
Eligibility People with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, and their caregivers
Application Call * no referral required
Languages English
Fees varies per program for healthcare providers
Agency Information
Established 1987
Primary Executive Shelley McCorkell, Executive Director; Email: smccorkell@alzheimerelgin.ca
Alternate Executive Malcolm Wood, President, Board of Directors
Funding Donations ; Private ; Provincial - MHLTC ; Provincial - SWLHIN
Agency Services
Site Information
Site Location Central Elgin
Located In Community Central Elgin
Address & Map
450 Sunset Dr, Suite 229
St Thomas, ON N5R 5V1
Intersection Sunset Dr and John Wise Line
Physical Access Fully Accessible

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