Alzheimer Society of Simcoe County

Site: Barrie - Cedar Pointe Dr

Service: Care Partner Support Group - Evening Group

Description
Description (Service) Confidential care partner support groups connect people (family & friends) who are supporting persons living with dementia * safe environment to share challenges and successes and realize you are not alone * talk to others who are going through similar experiences, increase understanding of dementia and develop and broaden coping strategies 
 
To enable care partners in attending the support group, a concurrent respite group for the person living with dementia, run by VON, is operated at the same time * registration is required to attend the respite group * call the Alzheimer Society to register
Service Details
Hours Support Group: Third Tue of each month 7 pm-9 pm * meeting dates may change due to statutory holidays or summer breaks, contact the office for more information
Areas Served Barrie ; Essa ; Innisfil ; Oro-Medonte ; Springwater
Eligibility Family, friends and caregivers of persons with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias
Application Care Partner Support Group: No registration required, drop-in 
 
Respite Group * registration is required for respite group * contact the Alzheimer Society for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Site Location Meetings held at VON Office, 14 Cedar Point Dr, Unit 1501, Barrie
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
VON Office
14 Cedar Point Dr, Unit 1503
Barrie, ON L4N 5R7
 
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Intersection Cedar Point Dr and Dunlop St W
Mailing Address PO Box 1414 
Barrie, ON L4M 5R4
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Meeting location
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-722-1066
Toll Free Phone Simcoe County 1-800-265-5391
Fax 705-722-9392
E-Mail Simcoecounty@alzheimersociety.ca
Website www.alzheimer.ca/simcoecounty
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/AlzheimerSocietySimcoeCounty
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/AlzheimerSimcoe

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