The Dementia Society

Site: Arnprior

Service: Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County

Description and Services
Description (Service) Information, support and education services for persons with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, their families, and care providers (family and professionals) 
* Learning series for individuals and families 
* Drop-in Program Memory Café 
* "Finding your way" 
* MedicAlert Safely Home 
* Speakers' Bureau 
* Caregiver groups 
* E-Newsletter 
* Monthly Support Groups 
* Webinars, Online learning, learn over the phone
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4 pm * call ahead for appointments as staff may be out in the community * after hours support for family caregivers is available through Telehealth Ontario at 1-866-797-0000
Meetings Alzheimer Society Caregiver Groups (monthly drop-in): 
Arnprior - Island View Retirement Suites * Beachburg - Whitewater Bromley Community Health Centre * Renfrew - Trinity St. Andrew's United Church * Barry's Bay - Water Tower Lodge * Deep River - North Renfrew Long Term Care Centre * Pembroke - Riverview Heights Retirement Residence
Areas Served Renfrew County
Eligibility People living with dementia, their families, and those who provide care and support to them in the community, retirement residence or long-term care home
Application Drop in * no referral, no pre-registration required
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Caregiver Counselling ~ Families/Friends of People with Alzheimer's Disease ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Dementia ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Families/Friends of People with Alzheimer's Disease ; Identification Devices ; Special Libraries ~ Alzheimer's Disease
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-523-4004
Fax 613-523-8522
Primary Contact Caitlin Brydges, Program Staff; Phone: 1-888-411-2067 ext 125; Email:
Alternate Contact Milton Fraser, Program Staff; Phone: 613-633-4352; Email:
Volunteer Coordinator Debbie Abbott, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: 613-523-4004 ext 148; Email:
Primary Executive Kathy Wright, Executive Director; Phone: 613-369-5628; Email:
Alternate Executive Tracey Liebig, Manager of Programs - Renfrew County; Phone: 1-888-411-2067 ext 160; Email:
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Arnprior
Address & Map
16 Edward St S, Ste 115
Arnprior, ON K7S 3W4
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Intersection Edward St S and William St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Free parking
Other Details
Established 1982 (Ottawa) * 2000 (Renfrew County)
Funding Provincial ; Fundraising ; Donations
Accreditation No

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