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Alzheimer Society of Hastings-Prince Edward

Site: Picton

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Names
Alternate Name CV19 ; VIQ
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Picton
Address & Map
90 King St
Picton, ON K0K 2T0
 
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Intersection King St and Paul St
Bus Route Notes Quinte Access for accessible transportation program
Physical Access Not Accessible
Extra Transportation yes
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) CV19 Office closed until further notice, however, staff will work remotely and will call or access Zoom meetings to provide support -- to contact call 613-962-0892 or follow Facebook for updates * All in-person support groups, educations sessions and home visit are cancelled until further notice ( March 26, 2020)  
 
Provides information and support to persons dealing with the challenges of dementia * Includes family and professional caregivers, persons living with dementia and the general public * works with neighbouring Societies in presenting public forums, a caregiver retreat and a workshop for persons living with dementia * has a wide variety of brochures and information pamphlets, along with a lending library * An Education and Support co-ordinator will make home and office visits to discuss a family's challenges with dementia and help plan for future needs * works closely with other community resources, such as Providence Care outreach teams, the Family Health Team, Community Care for Seniors to make referrals to appropriate resources * is a source for the MedicAlert Safely Home (MASH) program to register persons with dementia, in case of wandering risks.
Hours Mon - Thur 8:30 am- 4:30 pm
Meetings Caregiver support groups meet in Picton and Wellington monthly. Visit the website or call the office for current dates, times and locations. 
Education series and public education sessions are scheduled throughout the year.
Areas Served Prince Edward County
Eligibility Individuals with Alzheimer disease or other related dementias and their caregivers. No formal diagnosis required, self referrals welcome
Application call for appointment
Languages English
Fees None
Service Categories Disease/Disability Information ~ Dementia ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Dementia ; Medic Alert ; Special Libraries ~ Dementia ; Volunteer Opportunities
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-476-2085
Fax 613-476-1537
E-Mail angela.meraw@alzheimerhpe.ca
Website www.alzheimer.ca/hpe
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Angela Meraw, Operations & Program Manager; Phone: 613-962-0892 * 613-476-2085; Email: angela.meraw@alzheimerhpe.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Angela Meraw
Primary Executive Maureen Corrigan, Executive Director; Phone: 613-476-2085 * 613-962-0892; Email: maureen.corrigan@alzheimerhpe.ca
Other Details
Established 1987
Funding Provincial ; Fundraising ; Donations ; Provincial ; Fundraising ; Donations ; Southeast Local Health Integration Network (SE LHIN), Fundraising (Walk for Alzheimers, Coffee Break, Tag Days, Golf Event), Donations (Charitable Registration Number: 118784909RR0001)
Elections Board of Governors elected for a three year term. Submit application if interested.
Resources The Society has a wide variety of brochures and information pamphlets, along with a lending library.

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