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January 2018

Connections

January 22
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An event every month that begins at 12:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until March 26, 2018

Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 593, 4026 Old Richmond Road
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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Connections is a monthly support group for persons over the age of 65 with a diagnosis of early stage dementia to attend with their spouse or family member. Participants can share information and meet others. It is an opportunity to find ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle and help improve coping skills. Please call for more information on time and dates: 613-523-4004 ext 3124 or 3123

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Connections

January 23
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An event every month that begins at 12:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until March 27, 2018

St. Paul’s Presbyterian, 971 Woodroffe Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario K2A 3G9
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Connections is a monthly support group for persons over the age of 65 with a diagnosis of early stage dementia to attend with their spouse or family member. Participants can share information and meet others. It is an opportunity to find ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle and help improve coping skills. Please call for more information on time and dates: 613-523-4004 ext 3124 or 3123

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Heron)

January 23 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am EST
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Tuesdays: January 9- February 27, 2018
Heron Senior Centre, 1480 Heron Rd.
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Thanks for the Memories (West)

January 24 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Wednesdays: January 17th -March 7th
Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 593, 4026 Old Richmond Road
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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A program offering weekly music and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). This recreation program, led by trained volunteers, offers an opportunity for dementia partners to spend time listening to music, singing, and creating music with perhaps the odd dance. A very special shared experience offered once a week for eight weeks. For questions, please call 613-523-4004 or email info@dsorc.org REGISTER NOW

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Orleans)

January 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST
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Wednesdays: January 10- February 28
Bob MacQuarrie Recreation Complex, 1490 Youville Drive
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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The Caregivers Town Hall

January 24 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EST
Perley Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre, 1750 Russell Rd
Ottawa, Ontario K1G5Z6 Canada
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2017 has been a momentous year, for our Society and on many fronts related to dementia care. We'd like to kick off 2018 with a discussion oriented meeting for caregivers of people with dementia. We hope you'll be able to join us. We'll take the opportunity to update participants on developments at The Dementia Society and to take any questions about our programs, governance, recent name change, etc. We'll also present the feedback we received earlier this autumn when we…

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Caregiver Support Group Carefor Health & Community Services)

January 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm EST
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4 th Wednesday/month
Carefor Health & Community Services, 2576 Carling Avenue
Ottawa, ON Canada
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A monthly opportunity to drop in to share and discuss with others who are actively providing care and support to a person living with dementia either in the community, retirement residence or long-term care. Groups are led by a trained facilitator and are focused on a monthly topic. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Living with Dementia (St. Paul’s Presbyterian)

January 25
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Thursday, repeating until March 22, 2018

St. Paul’s Presbyterian, 971 Woodroffe Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario K2A 3G9
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Free education sessions for people newly diagnosed with dementia to attend with their care partners (if they wish). Sessions will provide you with information about: Reviewing the impact of dementia on communication, relationships and lifestyle Care resources and options Dealing with denial, anger, depression and other psycho-social implications of dementia Develop strategies together for facing the challenges ahead Please call for more information on time and dates: 613-523-4004 ext 3124 or 3123

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Living with Dementia (Royal Canadian Legion)

January 25
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Thursday, repeating until March 22, 2018

Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 593, 4026 Old Richmond Road
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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Free education sessions for people newly diagnosed with dementia to attend with their care partners (if they wish). Sessions will provide you with information about: Reviewing the impact of dementia on communication, relationships and lifestyle Care resources and options Dealing with denial, anger, depression and other psycho-social implications of dementia Develop strategies together for facing the challenges ahead Please call for more information on time and dates: 613-523-4004 ext 3124 or 3123

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Living with Dementia (Emmanuel United Church)

January 25
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Thursday, repeating until March 22, 2018

Emmanuel United Church, 691 Smyth Rd
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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Free education sessions for people newly diagnosed with dementia to attend with their care partners (if they wish). Sessions will provide you with information about: Reviewing the impact of dementia on communication, relationships and lifestyle Care resources and options Dealing with denial, anger, depression and other psycho-social implications of dementia Develop strategies together for facing the challenges ahead Please call for more information on time and dates: 613-523-4004 ext 3124 or 3123

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Kanata)

January 25 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST
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Thursdays: January 11 - March 1
Kanata Senior Centre, 2500 Campeau Drive
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Vivre avec la démence

January 26
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Friday, repeating until March 23, 2018

Ces sessions éducatives sont offertes pour la personne avec un diagnostic de la démence (stade précoce) accompagnée de leur proche aidant (si désiré). Les participants ont l’occasion d’apprendre et d’échanger avec d’autres personnes touchées par la maladie. Les sujets présentés : L’impact de la démence sur la communication, les relations et le style de vie. Comment gérer nos sentiments et les changements psycho *Coût pour le stationnement : 3$

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Thanks for the Memories (East)

January 26 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Fridays: January 19- March 9th
CareFor Health and Community Services, 760 Belfast Road
Ottawa, On Canada
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A program offering weekly music and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). This recreation program, led by trained volunteers, offers an opportunity for dementia partners to spend time listening to music, singing, and creating music with perhaps the odd dance. A very special shared experience offered once a week for eight weeks. For questions, please call 613-523-4004 or email info@dsorc.org REGISTER NOW

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Churchill)

January 26 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Fridays: January 12 - March 2, 2018
Churchhill Senior Centre, 345 Richmond Road
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Caregiver Support Group (Pembroke)

January 29 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Last Monday of each month
Miramichi Lodge Long Term Care Home, 725 Pembroke St. West
Pembroke, Ontario K8A 8S6 Canada
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A monthly opportunity to drop in to share and discuss with others who are actively providing care and support to a person living with dementia either in the community, retirement residence or long-term care. Groups are led by a trained facilitator and are focused on a monthly topic. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Heron)

January 30 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am EST
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Tuesdays: January 9- February 27, 2018
Heron Senior Centre, 1480 Heron Rd.
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Coffee Club (Arnprior)

January 30 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm EST
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Last Tuesday of each month
Kenwood Corporate Centre, 16 edward St. South
Arnprior, Ontario K7S 3W4 Canada
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Coffee Club is a monthly social and support group for persons living with a diagnosis of early dementia and their spouse or family member. Participants can share information and meet others. It is an opportunity to find ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle and help improve coping skills. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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SPARK! Big Art

January 30 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm EST
National Gallery of Canada, 380 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9N4 Canada
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SPARK! A new program at the National Gallery of Canada for individuals living with dementia and their caregivers Research shows that engaging with art can play a powerful role in the lives of people living with dementia.  The SPARK! program is designed specifically for those living with dementia, accompanied by a caregiver. Participants take part in informal conversations about artworks in the Gallery’s collection. Everyone is encouraged to share their insights and enjoy art in a welcoming and inspiring setting. Join…

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Thanks for the Memories (West)

January 31 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Wednesdays: January 17th -March 7th
Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 593, 4026 Old Richmond Road
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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A program offering weekly music and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). This recreation program, led by trained volunteers, offers an opportunity for dementia partners to spend time listening to music, singing, and creating music with perhaps the odd dance. A very special shared experience offered once a week for eight weeks. For questions, please call 613-523-4004 or email info@dsorc.org REGISTER NOW

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Orleans)

January 31 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST
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Wednesdays: January 10- February 28
Bob MacQuarrie Recreation Complex, 1490 Youville Drive
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Accessing Home and Community Care (Session 1)

January 31 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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One event on February 7, 2018 at 1:00pm

Home and Community Care at the Champlain LHIN, 4200 Labelle (St. Suite 100)
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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Making the Decision This session is offered by the Dementia Society. This program will provide an opportunity for dementia caregivers to discuss considering the difficult decision to move their loved one into long-term care. Special focus on: Identifying and coping with the emotions of both caregiver and person with dementia. Wednesday February 7th, 2018 Understanding and Accessing Home and Community Care This session is offered by the Home and Community Care at the Champlain Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) to…

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February 2018

Lunch Bunch (East)

February 1 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm EST
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1st Thursday of each month
Perkin’s Family Restaurant, 1130 St. Laurent Blvd
Ottawa, ON Canada
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A monthly get together for individuals living with dementia and their spouse or family member. An opportunity to connect socially with others and share how to live well with dementia. Find more information contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Caregiver Support Group (Renfrew)

February 1 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm EST
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1st Thursday of each month
Trinity St. Andrew’s United Church, 291 Plaunt St. South
Renfrew, Ontario K7V 1N2 Canada
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A monthly opportunity to drop in to share and discuss with others who are actively providing care and support to a person living with dementia either in the community, retirement residence or long-term care. Groups are led by a trained facilitator and are focused on a monthly topic. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Kanata)

February 1 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST
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Thursdays: January 11 - March 1
Kanata Senior Centre, 2500 Campeau Drive
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Thanks for the Memories (East)

February 2 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Fridays: January 19- March 9th
CareFor Health and Community Services, 760 Belfast Road
Ottawa, On Canada
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A program offering weekly music and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). This recreation program, led by trained volunteers, offers an opportunity for dementia partners to spend time listening to music, singing, and creating music with perhaps the odd dance. A very special shared experience offered once a week for eight weeks. For questions, please call 613-523-4004 or email info@dsorc.org REGISTER NOW

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Churchill)

February 2 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Fridays: January 12 - March 2, 2018
Churchhill Senior Centre, 345 Richmond Road
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Heron)

February 6 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am EST
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Tuesdays: January 9- February 27, 2018
Heron Senior Centre, 1480 Heron Rd.
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Caregiver Support Group (Royal Canadian Legion)

February 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
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1 st Tuesday/month
Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 593, 4026 Old Richmond Road
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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A monthly opportunity to drop in to share and discuss with others who are actively providing care and support to a person living with dementia either in the community, retirement residence or long-term care. Groups are led by a trained facilitator and are focused on a monthly topic. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Thanks for the Memories (West)

February 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
|Recurring Event (See all)
Wednesdays: January 17th -March 7th
Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 593, 4026 Old Richmond Road
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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A program offering weekly music and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). This recreation program, led by trained volunteers, offers an opportunity for dementia partners to spend time listening to music, singing, and creating music with perhaps the odd dance. A very special shared experience offered once a week for eight weeks. For questions, please call 613-523-4004 or email info@dsorc.org REGISTER NOW

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Orleans)

February 7 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST
|Recurring Event (See all)
Wednesdays: January 10- February 28
Bob MacQuarrie Recreation Complex, 1490 Youville Drive
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Accessing Home and Community Care (Session 1)

February 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 7, 2018 at 1:00pm

Home and Community Care at the Champlain LHIN, 4200 Labelle (St. Suite 100)
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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Making the Decision This session is offered by the Dementia Society. This program will provide an opportunity for dementia caregivers to discuss considering the difficult decision to move their loved one into long-term care. Special focus on: Identifying and coping with the emotions of both caregiver and person with dementia. Wednesday February 7th, 2018 Understanding and Accessing Home and Community Care This session is offered by the Home and Community Care at the Champlain Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) to…

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Dementia Basics

February 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm EST
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 14, 2018

The Good Companions, 670 Albert Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1R 6L2 Canada
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A six-part public education program intended to information about dementia and caregiving strategies. Recommended for friends, family, and informal or formal caregivers of people with dementia as well as students, professionals or other interested people. The Dementia Basics program consists of six 2–hour sessions. A certificate of completion will be provided to anyone who attends all six sessions. Dates Session  February 7, 2018 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.  The Science of Dementia Part 1  February 14, 2018 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.…

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Caregiver Support Group (Arnprior)

February 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm EST
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2nd Thursday / month
Kenwood Corporate Centre, 16 edward St. South
Arnprior, Ontario K7S 3W4 Canada
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A monthly opportunity to drop in to share and discuss with others who are actively providing care and support to a person living with dementia either in the community, retirement residence or long-term care. Groups are led by a trained facilitator and are focused on a monthly topic. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Kanata)

February 8 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST
|Recurring Event (See all)
Thursdays: January 11 - March 1
Kanata Senior Centre, 2500 Campeau Drive
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Thanks for the Memories (East)

February 9 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
|Recurring Event (See all)
Fridays: January 19- March 9th
CareFor Health and Community Services, 760 Belfast Road
Ottawa, On Canada
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A program offering weekly music and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). This recreation program, led by trained volunteers, offers an opportunity for dementia partners to spend time listening to music, singing, and creating music with perhaps the odd dance. A very special shared experience offered once a week for eight weeks. For questions, please call 613-523-4004 or email info@dsorc.org REGISTER NOW

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Churchill)

February 9 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
|Recurring Event (See all)
Fridays: January 12 - March 2, 2018
Churchhill Senior Centre, 345 Richmond Road
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Café Info Santé

February 12
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One event on February 12, 2018 at 12:00am

One event on March 12, 2018 at 12:00am

Centre de Services Guigues, 159 rue Murray
Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5M7
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Une rencontre mensuelle offerte aux personnes avec un diagnostic d’une démence en stade précoce-moyen et leurs membres de famille. C’est une occasion de rencontrer des gens, d’apprendre et de participer à des activités ensemble. Les participants sont invités à dîner à la cafétéria du centre de services Guigues, ensuite à participer à des sessions afin de partager de l’information et des stratégies. Stationnement: 3.00$ sur la rue St-Patrick ou rue Murray Coût: 8.00$ pour le dîner (comprenant soupe, plat principal, dessert, thé…

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Lunch Bunch (Kanata)

February 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm EST
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2nd Monday of each month
Colonnade Pizza, 461 Hazeldean Road
Kanata, Ontario Canada
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A monthly get together for individuals living with dementia and their spouse or family member. An opportunity to connect socially with others and share how to live well with dementia. For more information contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Heron)

February 13 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am EST
|Recurring Event (See all)
Tuesdays: January 9- February 27, 2018
Heron Senior Centre, 1480 Heron Rd.
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Caregiver Support Group (Carefor Health & Community Services)

February 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
|Recurring Event (See all)
2nd Tuesday / month
CareFor Health and Community Services, 760 Belfast Road
Ottawa, On Canada
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A monthly opportunity to drop in to share and discuss with others who are actively providing care and support to a person living with dementia either in the community, retirement residence or long-term care. Groups are led by a trained facilitator and are focused on a monthly topic. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Coffee Club (Barry’s Bay Coffee Club)

February 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm EST
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2nd Tuesday / month
Opeongo Seniors Centre, 19 Stafford St.
Barry's Bay, Ontario K0J 1B0 Canada
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Coffee Club is a monthly social and support group for persons living with a diagnosis of early dementia and their spouse or family member. Participants can share information and meet others. It is an opportunity to find ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle and help improve coping skills. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Supporting Dementia – Winter 2018

February 13 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Two sessions, must attend both
Emmanuel United Church, 691 Smyth Rd
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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Information & strategies related to dementia and the caregiving role. This education program is offered in partnership with the Geriatric Psychiatry Community Services of Ottawa. Objectives: Communication and Behaviour Strategies Identifying, preventing, and coping with stress Accessing respite and other support interventions Must attend both sessions. Feb 13, 2018 Feb 20, 2018 For questions, please call 613-523-4004 or email info@dsorc.org REGISTER NOW

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Between Us

February 14
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An event every month that begins at 12:00am on day Second of the month, repeating until March 14, 2018

St. Paul’s Presbyterian, 971 Woodroffe Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario K2A 3G9
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Between Us is a monthly support group for people under the age of 65 with a diagnosis of young onset dementia to attend with their spouse or family member. Participants can share information and meet others. It is an opportunity to find ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle and help improve coping skills. Please call For more information on time and dates: 613-523-4004 ext 3124 or 3123

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Coffee Club (Eganville)

February 14 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm EST
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2nd Wednesday / month
Eganville & District Seniors Centre, 30 Bell St
Eganville, Ontario K0J 1T0 Canada
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Coffee Club is a monthly social and support group for persons living with a diagnosis of early dementia and their spouse or family member. Participants can share information and meet others. It is an opportunity to find ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle and help improve coping skills. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Thanks for the Memories (West)

February 14 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
|Recurring Event (See all)
Wednesdays: January 17th -March 7th
Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 593, 4026 Old Richmond Road
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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A program offering weekly music and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). This recreation program, led by trained volunteers, offers an opportunity for dementia partners to spend time listening to music, singing, and creating music with perhaps the odd dance. A very special shared experience offered once a week for eight weeks. For questions, please call 613-523-4004 or email info@dsorc.org REGISTER NOW

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Orleans)

February 14 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST
|Recurring Event (See all)
Wednesdays: January 10- February 28
Bob MacQuarrie Recreation Complex, 1490 Youville Drive
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Caregiver Support Group (Deep River)

February 14 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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2nd Wednesday / month
North Renfrew Long Term Care Home, 47 Ridge Rd
Deep River, Ontario K0J 1P0
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A monthly opportunity to drop in to share and discuss with others who are actively providing care and support to a person living with dementia either in the community, retirement residence or long-term care. Groups are led by a trained facilitator and are focused on a monthly topic. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Dementia Basics

February 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm EST
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 14, 2018

The Good Companions, 670 Albert Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1R 6L2 Canada
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A six-part public education program intended to information about dementia and caregiving strategies. Recommended for friends, family, and informal or formal caregivers of people with dementia as well as students, professionals or other interested people. The Dementia Basics program consists of six 2–hour sessions. A certificate of completion will be provided to anyone who attends all six sessions. Dates Session  February 7, 2018 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.  The Science of Dementia Part 1  February 14, 2018 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.…

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Coffee Club (Pembroke)

February 15 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm EST
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3rd Thursday of each month
St. Timothy’s Lutheran Church, 503 Alfred St.
Pembroke, Ontario K8A 3B6 Canada
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Coffee Club is a monthly social and support group for persons living with a diagnosis of early dementia and their spouse or family member. Participants can share information and meet others. It is an opportunity to find ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle and help improve coping skills. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Kanata)

February 15 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST
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Thursdays: January 11 - March 1
Kanata Senior Centre, 2500 Campeau Drive
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Caregiver Support Group (Villagia in the Glebe)

February 15 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm EST
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3 rd Thursday/ month
Villagia in the Glebe, 480 Metcalfe Street
Ottawa, O Canada
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A monthly opportunity to drop in to share and discuss with others who are actively providing care and support to a person living with dementia either in the community, retirement residence or long-term care. Groups are led by a trained facilitator and are focused on a monthly topic. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Thanks for the Memories (East)

February 16 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Fridays: January 19- March 9th
CareFor Health and Community Services, 760 Belfast Road
Ottawa, On Canada
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A program offering weekly music and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). This recreation program, led by trained volunteers, offers an opportunity for dementia partners to spend time listening to music, singing, and creating music with perhaps the odd dance. A very special shared experience offered once a week for eight weeks. For questions, please call 613-523-4004 or email info@dsorc.org REGISTER NOW

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Churchill)

February 16 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Fridays: January 12 - March 2, 2018
Churchhill Senior Centre, 345 Richmond Road
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Caregiver Support Group (Eastern Ottawa Resource Centre)

February 19 @ 1:15 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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3 rd Monday /month
Eastern Ottawa Resource Centre, 1515 Tenth Line Road
Orleans, Ontario Canada
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A monthly opportunity to drop in to share and discuss with others who are actively providing care and support to a person living with dementia either in the community, retirement residence or long-term care. Groups are led by a trained facilitator and are focused on a monthly topic. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Heron)

February 20 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am EST
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Tuesdays: January 9- February 27, 2018
Heron Senior Centre, 1480 Heron Rd.
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Supporting Dementia – Winter 2018

February 20 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Two sessions, must attend both
Emmanuel United Church, 691 Smyth Rd
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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Information & strategies related to dementia and the caregiving role. This education program is offered in partnership with the Geriatric Psychiatry Community Services of Ottawa. Objectives: Communication and Behaviour Strategies Identifying, preventing, and coping with stress Accessing respite and other support interventions Must attend both sessions. Feb 13, 2018 Feb 20, 2018 For questions, please call 613-523-4004 or email info@dsorc.org REGISTER NOW

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Coffee Club (Beachburg)

February 20 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm EST
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3rd Tuesday of each month
Whitewater Bromley Community Health Centre, 20 Robertson Road
Beachburg, Ontario K0J 1C0 Canada
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Coffee Club is a monthly social and support group for persons living with a diagnosis of early dementia and their spouse or family member. Participants can share information and meet others. It is an opportunity to find ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle and help improve coping skills. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Connections

February 21
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An event every month that begins at 12:00am on day Third of the month, repeating until March 21, 2018

Emmanuel United Church, 691 Smyth Rd
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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Connections is a monthly support group for persons over the age of 65 with a diagnosis of early stage dementia to attend with their spouse or family member. Participants can share information and meet others. It is an opportunity to find ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle and help improve coping skills. Please call for more information on time and dates: 613-523-4004 ext 3124 or 3123

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DEMENTIA BASICS – WINTER 2018 DAY SESSIONS

February 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Wednesdays, February 21 - April 4, 2018 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. No lecture on March 21, 2018.
Perley Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre, 1750 Russell Rd
Ottawa, Ontario K1G5Z6 Canada
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A six-part public education program intended to information about dementia and caregiving strategies. Recommended for friends, family, and informal or formal caregivers of people with dementia as well as students, professionals or other interested people. How does it work? The Dementia Basics program consists of six 2 –hour sessions. A certificate of completion will be provided to anyone who attends all six sessions. Dates Session February 21, 2018 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. The Science of Dementia Part 1 February…

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Thanks for the Memories (West)

February 21 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Wednesdays: January 17th -March 7th
Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 593, 4026 Old Richmond Road
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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A program offering weekly music and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). This recreation program, led by trained volunteers, offers an opportunity for dementia partners to spend time listening to music, singing, and creating music with perhaps the odd dance. A very special shared experience offered once a week for eight weeks. For questions, please call 613-523-4004 or email info@dsorc.org REGISTER NOW

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Orleans)

February 21 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST
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Wednesdays: January 10- February 28
Bob MacQuarrie Recreation Complex, 1490 Youville Drive
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Dementia Basics

February 21 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm EST
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 14, 2018

The Good Companions, 670 Albert Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1R 6L2 Canada
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A six-part public education program intended to information about dementia and caregiving strategies. Recommended for friends, family, and informal or formal caregivers of people with dementia as well as students, professionals or other interested people. The Dementia Basics program consists of six 2–hour sessions. A certificate of completion will be provided to anyone who attends all six sessions. Dates Session  February 7, 2018 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.  The Science of Dementia Part 1  February 14, 2018 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.…

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Kanata)

February 22 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST
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Thursdays: January 11 - March 1
Kanata Senior Centre, 2500 Campeau Drive
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Thanks for the Memories (East)

February 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Fridays: January 19- March 9th
CareFor Health and Community Services, 760 Belfast Road
Ottawa, On Canada
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A program offering weekly music and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). This recreation program, led by trained volunteers, offers an opportunity for dementia partners to spend time listening to music, singing, and creating music with perhaps the odd dance. A very special shared experience offered once a week for eight weeks. For questions, please call 613-523-4004 or email info@dsorc.org REGISTER NOW

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Churchill)

February 23 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Fridays: January 12 - March 2, 2018
Churchhill Senior Centre, 345 Richmond Road
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Connections

February 26
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An event every month that begins at 12:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until March 26, 2018

Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 593, 4026 Old Richmond Road
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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Connections is a monthly support group for persons over the age of 65 with a diagnosis of early stage dementia to attend with their spouse or family member. Participants can share information and meet others. It is an opportunity to find ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle and help improve coping skills. Please call for more information on time and dates: 613-523-4004 ext 3124 or 3123

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Caregiver Support Group (Pembroke)

February 26 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Last Monday of each month
Miramichi Lodge Long Term Care Home, 725 Pembroke St. West
Pembroke, Ontario K8A 8S6 Canada
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A monthly opportunity to drop in to share and discuss with others who are actively providing care and support to a person living with dementia either in the community, retirement residence or long-term care. Groups are led by a trained facilitator and are focused on a monthly topic. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Connections

February 27
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An event every month that begins at 12:00am on day Fourth of the month, repeating until March 27, 2018

St. Paul’s Presbyterian, 971 Woodroffe Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario K2A 3G9
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Connections is a monthly support group for persons over the age of 65 with a diagnosis of early stage dementia to attend with their spouse or family member. Participants can share information and meet others. It is an opportunity to find ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle and help improve coping skills. Please call for more information on time and dates: 613-523-4004 ext 3124 or 3123

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Heron)

February 27 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am EST
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Tuesdays: January 9- February 27, 2018
Heron Senior Centre, 1480 Heron Rd.
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Coffee Club (Arnprior)

February 27 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm EST
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Last Tuesday of each month
Kenwood Corporate Centre, 16 edward St. South
Arnprior, Ontario K7S 3W4 Canada
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Coffee Club is a monthly social and support group for persons living with a diagnosis of early dementia and their spouse or family member. Participants can share information and meet others. It is an opportunity to find ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle and help improve coping skills. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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SPARK! Light on Landscape

February 27 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm EST
National Gallery of Canada, 380 Sussex Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9N4 Canada
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SPARK! A new program at the National Gallery of Canada for individuals living with dementia and their caregivers Research shows that engaging with art can play a powerful role in the lives of people living with dementia.  The SPARK! program is designed specifically for those living with dementia, accompanied by a caregiver. Participants take part in informal conversations about artworks in the Gallery’s collection. Everyone is encouraged to share their insights and enjoy art in a welcoming and inspiring setting. Join…

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DEMENTIA BASICS – WINTER 2018 DAY SESSIONS

February 28 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
|Recurring Event (See all)
Wednesdays, February 21 - April 4, 2018 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. No lecture on March 21, 2018.
Perley Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre, 1750 Russell Rd
Ottawa, Ontario K1G5Z6 Canada
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A six-part public education program intended to information about dementia and caregiving strategies. Recommended for friends, family, and informal or formal caregivers of people with dementia as well as students, professionals or other interested people. How does it work? The Dementia Basics program consists of six 2 –hour sessions. A certificate of completion will be provided to anyone who attends all six sessions. Dates Session February 21, 2018 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. The Science of Dementia Part 1 February…

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Thanks for the Memories (West)

February 28 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Wednesdays: January 17th -March 7th
Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 593, 4026 Old Richmond Road
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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A program offering weekly music and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). This recreation program, led by trained volunteers, offers an opportunity for dementia partners to spend time listening to music, singing, and creating music with perhaps the odd dance. A very special shared experience offered once a week for eight weeks. For questions, please call 613-523-4004 or email info@dsorc.org REGISTER NOW

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Orleans)

February 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EST
|Recurring Event (See all)
Wednesdays: January 10- February 28
Bob MacQuarrie Recreation Complex, 1490 Youville Drive
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Caregiver Support Group Carefor Health & Community Services)

February 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm EST
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4 th Wednesday/month
Carefor Health & Community Services, 2576 Carling Avenue
Ottawa, ON Canada
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A monthly opportunity to drop in to share and discuss with others who are actively providing care and support to a person living with dementia either in the community, retirement residence or long-term care. Groups are led by a trained facilitator and are focused on a monthly topic. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Dementia Basics

February 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm EST
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 14, 2018

The Good Companions, 670 Albert Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1R 6L2 Canada
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A six-part public education program intended to information about dementia and caregiving strategies. Recommended for friends, family, and informal or formal caregivers of people with dementia as well as students, professionals or other interested people. The Dementia Basics program consists of six 2–hour sessions. A certificate of completion will be provided to anyone who attends all six sessions. Dates Session  February 7, 2018 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.  The Science of Dementia Part 1  February 14, 2018 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.…

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March 2018

Lunch Bunch (East)

March 1 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm EST
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1st Thursday of each month
Perkin’s Family Restaurant, 1130 St. Laurent Blvd
Ottawa, ON Canada
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A monthly get together for individuals living with dementia and their spouse or family member. An opportunity to connect socially with others and share how to live well with dementia. Find more information contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Caregiver Support Group (Renfrew)

March 1 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm EST
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1st Thursday of each month
Trinity St. Andrew’s United Church, 291 Plaunt St. South
Renfrew, Ontario K7V 1N2 Canada
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A monthly opportunity to drop in to share and discuss with others who are actively providing care and support to a person living with dementia either in the community, retirement residence or long-term care. Groups are led by a trained facilitator and are focused on a monthly topic. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Kanata)

March 1 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm EST
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Thursdays: January 11 - March 1
Kanata Senior Centre, 2500 Campeau Drive
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Thanks for the Memories (East)

March 2 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Fridays: January 19- March 9th
CareFor Health and Community Services, 760 Belfast Road
Ottawa, On Canada
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A program offering weekly music and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). This recreation program, led by trained volunteers, offers an opportunity for dementia partners to spend time listening to music, singing, and creating music with perhaps the odd dance. A very special shared experience offered once a week for eight weeks. For questions, please call 613-523-4004 or email info@dsorc.org REGISTER NOW

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Lets Get Moving – Winter 2018 (Churchill)

March 2 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Fridays: January 12 - March 2, 2018
Churchhill Senior Centre, 345 Richmond Road
Ottawa, Ontario
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A program offering once-weekly gentle exercise and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). It is a chair based exercise program that changes and adapts to the participants.  This eight week session is offered throughout the year in different locations throughout the city of Ottawa. Classes are led by qualified fitness instructors! Before you choose a session and register, please make sure to speak with your doctor to ensure that Let's Get Moving will be a good fit for both the person with dementia…

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Caregiver Support Group (Royal Canadian Legion)

March 6 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
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1 st Tuesday/month
Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 593, 4026 Old Richmond Road
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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A monthly opportunity to drop in to share and discuss with others who are actively providing care and support to a person living with dementia either in the community, retirement residence or long-term care. Groups are led by a trained facilitator and are focused on a monthly topic. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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DEMENTIA BASICS – WINTER 2018 DAY SESSIONS

March 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Wednesdays, February 21 - April 4, 2018 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. No lecture on March 21, 2018.
Perley Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre, 1750 Russell Rd
Ottawa, Ontario K1G5Z6 Canada
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A six-part public education program intended to information about dementia and caregiving strategies. Recommended for friends, family, and informal or formal caregivers of people with dementia as well as students, professionals or other interested people. How does it work? The Dementia Basics program consists of six 2 –hour sessions. A certificate of completion will be provided to anyone who attends all six sessions. Dates Session February 21, 2018 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. The Science of Dementia Part 1 February…

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Thanks for the Memories (West)

March 7 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Wednesdays: January 17th -March 7th
Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 593, 4026 Old Richmond Road
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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A program offering weekly music and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). This recreation program, led by trained volunteers, offers an opportunity for dementia partners to spend time listening to music, singing, and creating music with perhaps the odd dance. A very special shared experience offered once a week for eight weeks. For questions, please call 613-523-4004 or email info@dsorc.org REGISTER NOW

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Dementia Basics

March 7 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm EST
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 14, 2018

The Good Companions, 670 Albert Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1R 6L2 Canada
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A six-part public education program intended to information about dementia and caregiving strategies. Recommended for friends, family, and informal or formal caregivers of people with dementia as well as students, professionals or other interested people. The Dementia Basics program consists of six 2–hour sessions. A certificate of completion will be provided to anyone who attends all six sessions. Dates Session  February 7, 2018 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.  The Science of Dementia Part 1  February 14, 2018 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.…

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Living with Dementia (St. Paul’s Presbyterian)

March 8
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Thursday, repeating until March 22, 2018

St. Paul’s Presbyterian, 971 Woodroffe Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario K2A 3G9
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Free education sessions for people newly diagnosed with dementia to attend with their care partners (if they wish). Sessions will provide you with information about: Reviewing the impact of dementia on communication, relationships and lifestyle Care resources and options Dealing with denial, anger, depression and other psycho-social implications of dementia Develop strategies together for facing the challenges ahead Please call for more information on time and dates: 613-523-4004 ext 3124 or 3123

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Living with Dementia (Royal Canadian Legion)

March 8
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Thursday, repeating until March 22, 2018

Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 593, 4026 Old Richmond Road
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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Free education sessions for people newly diagnosed with dementia to attend with their care partners (if they wish). Sessions will provide you with information about: Reviewing the impact of dementia on communication, relationships and lifestyle Care resources and options Dealing with denial, anger, depression and other psycho-social implications of dementia Develop strategies together for facing the challenges ahead Please call for more information on time and dates: 613-523-4004 ext 3124 or 3123

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Living with Dementia (Emmanuel United Church)

March 8
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Thursday, repeating until March 22, 2018

Emmanuel United Church, 691 Smyth Rd
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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Free education sessions for people newly diagnosed with dementia to attend with their care partners (if they wish). Sessions will provide you with information about: Reviewing the impact of dementia on communication, relationships and lifestyle Care resources and options Dealing with denial, anger, depression and other psycho-social implications of dementia Develop strategies together for facing the challenges ahead Please call for more information on time and dates: 613-523-4004 ext 3124 or 3123

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Caregiver Support Group (Arnprior)

March 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm EST
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2nd Thursday / month
Kenwood Corporate Centre, 16 edward St. South
Arnprior, Ontario K7S 3W4 Canada
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A monthly opportunity to drop in to share and discuss with others who are actively providing care and support to a person living with dementia either in the community, retirement residence or long-term care. Groups are led by a trained facilitator and are focused on a monthly topic. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Vivre avec la démence

March 9
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An event every week that begins at 12:00am on Friday, repeating until March 23, 2018

Ces sessions éducatives sont offertes pour la personne avec un diagnostic de la démence (stade précoce) accompagnée de leur proche aidant (si désiré). Les participants ont l’occasion d’apprendre et d’échanger avec d’autres personnes touchées par la maladie. Les sujets présentés : L’impact de la démence sur la communication, les relations et le style de vie. Comment gérer nos sentiments et les changements psycho *Coût pour le stationnement : 3$

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Thanks for the Memories (East)

March 9 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EST
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Fridays: January 19- March 9th
CareFor Health and Community Services, 760 Belfast Road
Ottawa, On Canada
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A program offering weekly music and good fun for dementia partners (caregiver and person with dementia). This recreation program, led by trained volunteers, offers an opportunity for dementia partners to spend time listening to music, singing, and creating music with perhaps the odd dance. A very special shared experience offered once a week for eight weeks. For questions, please call 613-523-4004 or email info@dsorc.org REGISTER NOW

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Café Info Santé

March 12
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One event on February 12, 2018 at 12:00am

One event on March 12, 2018 at 12:00am

Centre de Services Guigues, 159 rue Murray
Ottawa, Ontario K1N 5M7
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Une rencontre mensuelle offerte aux personnes avec un diagnostic d’une démence en stade précoce-moyen et leurs membres de famille. C’est une occasion de rencontrer des gens, d’apprendre et de participer à des activités ensemble. Les participants sont invités à dîner à la cafétéria du centre de services Guigues, ensuite à participer à des sessions afin de partager de l’information et des stratégies. Stationnement: 3.00$ sur la rue St-Patrick ou rue Murray Coût: 8.00$ pour le dîner (comprenant soupe, plat principal, dessert, thé…

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Lunch Bunch (Kanata)

March 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm EDT
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2nd Monday of each month
Colonnade Pizza, 461 Hazeldean Road
Kanata, Ontario Canada
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A monthly get together for individuals living with dementia and their spouse or family member. An opportunity to connect socially with others and share how to live well with dementia. For more information contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Caregiver Support Group (Carefor Health & Community Services)

March 13 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
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2nd Tuesday / month
CareFor Health and Community Services, 760 Belfast Road
Ottawa, On Canada
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A monthly opportunity to drop in to share and discuss with others who are actively providing care and support to a person living with dementia either in the community, retirement residence or long-term care. Groups are led by a trained facilitator and are focused on a monthly topic. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Coffee Club (Barry’s Bay Coffee Club)

March 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm EDT
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2nd Tuesday / month
Opeongo Seniors Centre, 19 Stafford St.
Barry's Bay, Ontario K0J 1B0 Canada
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Coffee Club is a monthly social and support group for persons living with a diagnosis of early dementia and their spouse or family member. Participants can share information and meet others. It is an opportunity to find ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle and help improve coping skills. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Between Us

March 14
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An event every month that begins at 12:00am on day Second of the month, repeating until March 14, 2018

St. Paul’s Presbyterian, 971 Woodroffe Avenue
Ottawa, Ontario K2A 3G9
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Between Us is a monthly support group for people under the age of 65 with a diagnosis of young onset dementia to attend with their spouse or family member. Participants can share information and meet others. It is an opportunity to find ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle and help improve coping skills. Please call For more information on time and dates: 613-523-4004 ext 3124 or 3123

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Coffee Club (Eganville)

March 14 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm EDT
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2nd Wednesday / month
Eganville & District Seniors Centre, 30 Bell St
Eganville, Ontario K0J 1T0 Canada
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Coffee Club is a monthly social and support group for persons living with a diagnosis of early dementia and their spouse or family member. Participants can share information and meet others. It is an opportunity to find ways to maintain a healthy lifestyle and help improve coping skills. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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DEMENTIA BASICS – WINTER 2018 DAY SESSIONS

March 14 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
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Wednesdays, February 21 - April 4, 2018 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. No lecture on March 21, 2018.
Perley Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre, 1750 Russell Rd
Ottawa, Ontario K1G5Z6 Canada
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A six-part public education program intended to information about dementia and caregiving strategies. Recommended for friends, family, and informal or formal caregivers of people with dementia as well as students, professionals or other interested people. How does it work? The Dementia Basics program consists of six 2 –hour sessions. A certificate of completion will be provided to anyone who attends all six sessions. Dates Session February 21, 2018 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. The Science of Dementia Part 1 February…

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Caregiver Support Group (Deep River)

March 14 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
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2nd Wednesday / month
North Renfrew Long Term Care Home, 47 Ridge Rd
Deep River, Ontario K0J 1P0
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A monthly opportunity to drop in to share and discuss with others who are actively providing care and support to a person living with dementia either in the community, retirement residence or long-term care. Groups are led by a trained facilitator and are focused on a monthly topic. For more information please contact us at 613-523-4004.

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Dementia Basics

March 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm EDT
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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until March 14, 2018

The Good Companions, 670 Albert Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1R 6L2 Canada
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A six-part public education program intended to information about dementia and caregiving strategies. Recommended for friends, family, and informal or formal caregivers of people with dementia as well as students, professionals or other interested people. The Dementia Basics program consists of six 2–hour sessions. A certificate of completion will be provided to anyone who attends all six sessions. Dates Session  February 7, 2018 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.  The Science of Dementia Part 1  February 14, 2018 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.…

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