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Cancellation notice - January 18th

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17/01/2018
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Please note that the Caregiver Support Group meeting at Villagia in the Glebe for tomorrow, January 18th from 6:30 - 8:30 has been cancelled due to a temporary closure of the facilities. Thank you.

Champlain Dementia Network Officially Launches Public Awareness Campaign On Advanced Care Planning

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16/01/2018
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The Champlain Dementia Network is pleased to announce the official launch of an ongoing public awareness and social media campaign designed to encourage people diagnosed or impacted by dementia to plan, discuss, and implement their wishes through Advanced Care Planning. When a diagnosis of dementia is received there are so many feelings, fears and plans […]

The Caregivers’ Club Documentary

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11/01/2018
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Airing this Sunday, January 14, 2018 at 9 PM on CBC-TV, the documentary The Caregivers’ Club follows three middle-aged caregivers who are caring for a spouse or parent who can no longer take care of themselves.   “The Caregivers’ Club is a compelling and cautionary tale, one that’s only just beginning for an entire generation.” […]

THE WEEKLY BULLETIN HIGHLIGHTS: JANUARY 9

10/01/2018
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Sent: January 9, 2018 FEATURED STORY Look forward to spring! Registration is open for The Walk for DementiaTM Get your team ready! Please join us on Saturday, May 12, 2018 at Tunney's Pasture for The Walk for DementiaTM. Because of your support, this outdoor family event has become a signature gathering in the year. When […]

The Weekly Bulletin Highlights: December 12

12/12/2017
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Sent: December 12, 2017 FEATURED STORY Caregiver Townhall - save the date! 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 […]

The Weekly Bulletin Highlights: December 5

05/12/2017
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Sent: December 5, 2017 FEATURED STORY Good news! We have been selected as a recipient charity for HOPE Volleyball Summerfest 2018 Ding, ding, ding rings the good news bell! We recently learned that The Dementia Society is one of the six charities selected for support from HOPE Volleyball Summerfest 2018, and we are excited to be able to share the […]

The Weekly Bulletin Highlights: November 28

28/11/2017
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Sent: November 28, 2017 FEATURED STORY Today is GivingTuesday! GivingTuesday is here and Canadians across the country are joining the movement and kicking off the giving season by rallying for their favourite causes. If you would like to take part in GivingTuesday, you can support the work of The Dementia Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County by making […]

THE WEEKLY BULLETIN HIGHLIGHTS: NOVEMBER 22

22/11/2017
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Sent: November 22, 2017 FEATURED STORY Dementia Link -- Existing Program, New Name The Dementia Society is here to help and continues to link patients diagnosed with dementia to immediate support ... because no one should face dementia aloneTM. The Dementia Society's goal is that every person diagnosed with any form of dementia in Ottawa or Renfrew […]

Existing Program, New Name…

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21/11/2017
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Linking Ottawa/Renfrew County patients diagnosed with dementia to immediate support. In 2002 the Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County, in collaboration with the Dementia Network of Ottawa (later the Champlain Dementia Network) launched an innovative new program called “First Link”, funded by the Ontario Trillium Foundation.  It was targeted to primary health care physicians […]

35 Years Strong!

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10/11/2017
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Community partners, caregivers, volunteers, media and Dementia Society staff joined the Board of Directors and Mayor Jim Watson and MPP John Fraser at a very special event to officially launch the new name of the Society and its exciting new website. Board Chair Lynda Colley addressed the guests providing background on the Boards decision to […]
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