Get to know the facts (Alzheimer Society of Canada)
-1 in 5 Canadians have experience caring for someone living with dementia
-597,000 The number of people in Canada living with dementia in 2020
-Over $10.4 billion The annual cost of dementia to the Canadian economy and healthcare system
Take a browse through the Alzheimer Society of Canada website here. Their website is packed with information & resources for care providers and caregivers!
Did you know about FirstLink? It's the first step for those with dementia or their caregivers for further information, support, and community resources. Check out this YouTube video!