Description & Services
Description This program gives patients with dementia and their caregivers and family a direct connection to information and services in their community 
 
Program include:  
• One-on-one and family counselling and support groups 
• Tips for navigating the health system to get the care they need 
• Five-part learning series of workshops tailor-made for families at various stages of the illness. Topics include practical information about the disease and daily living, positive approaches to care, strategies for challenges and how to prepare for the end of life.
Areas Served Dufferin County
Eligibility People with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, and their caregivers
Application Call * no referral required
Fees None
Languages English
Contact Information
Address & Map
25 Centennial Road, Unit 1
Orangeville, ON L9W 1R1
 
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Intersection Commerce Rd and Centennial Rd
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Office Phone Orangeville: 519-941-1221 
Shelburne: 519-925-4242
Fax 519-941-1730
E-Mail info@alzheimerdufferin.org
Website www.alzheimerdufferin.org/firstlink.html
Primary Contact Jennifer McCallum, First Link Coordinator; Email: jennifermccallum@alzheimerdufferin.org
Alternate Contact Diane Cannon, First Link Coordinator; Email: dianecannon@alzheimerdufferin.org
Primary Executive Lindsay Butcher, Exective Director; Phone: 519-941-1221 ext 102
Other Details
Funding Provincial
Service Level (50) Non Profit
Subjects
Subjects Alzheimer disease ; Education

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