With proper planning — including knowing the kinds of resources available — individuals with dementia and their care partners can still enjoy a holiday away.
For the last three years, Ron Posno has been defending his right to die.
For families impacted by dementia, creating an advance care plan is one of the most important things you can do now for when the later stages of dementia occur.
From adaptive clothing to interactive home care, these new technologies make a difference for people living with dementia.
Thanks to Private Member Bill 203: Long-Term Care Information Act, Albertans will have access to an online resource listing…
In October 2018, the Alzheimer Society of Calgary became the first official Opening Minds through Art (OMA) training centre in Canada…
The Eden Alternative approach to dementia care focuses on the whole human being.
In February 2018, Dementia Network Calgary hosted a political forum on dementia with four provincial party representatives.
Over the past 10 years, Susan Macaulay says dementia has become her life.
Hydrating treats serve multiple purposes.
In June 2017, the National Health Minister was directed by Parliament to begin development of a national dementia strategy…
With the upcoming provincial election this spring, your local MLA candidates want to understand the issues that are important to you.
Roger Marple is living with dementia, and he wants to talk about it.
Dementia on the screen and stage.
As our population ages and more of us see friends and family diagnosed with dementia.
Two technology companies have created products that boost memory recall, increase social interaction and motivate individuals with dementia to get moving.
Adjusting to living with dementia brings plenty of challenges for Canadian families.
The decline of a loved one’s cognition can often leave family members stumped for conversation topics.
Inclusion matters to those living with dementia.
Laughter is the best medicine may sound like a platitude …
The Gentle Persuasive Approaches (GPA) program is just a little more than a decade old …
In 2011, Alzheimer Scotland was looking for new ways to support its population living with dementia.
Emergency responders are receiving special training to help people with dementia.
Music, art, dance and poetry can open new meaning in life for people with dementia.
These care facilities let their residents feel independent and purposeful.
Businesses and organizations in Calgary are taking steps to provide support.
Tech tools that can help people with dementia are more accessible and affordable than ever.
A provincial program puts control into the hands of those receiving care services.
Most of us want to maintain our right to consent and the capacity to make decisions as long as possible.
Glenbow tours evoke memory and creativity.