It's Not Right: Changing the Conversation to Stop Abuse of Older Adults A workshop with Candielya Jackson, Northwest Regional Consultant, Elder Abuse ON Thursday, February 15th, 2018 Trinity United Church, 2:00-3:30 p.m. To register call (807) 345-5621 (no cost) For further information click here. Everyday Citizenship: Living with Dementia Luncheon presentation with Charlotte Clarke, Wednesday March 7th, 2018 Click here for the poster.
November, 2017 Ontario Seniors Action Plan Easier-to-find information A “one-stop” website (available now at ontario.ca/AgingWell) has been developed to provide information, all in one place, about government services, programs and supports for seniors across the province. People can also get this information by phone at 1-888-910-1999 or by calling 211 — which offers information 24 hours a day in over 150 languages
Excellence in Dementia Award
Nominations for the 2016 Annual Excellence in Dementia Award will be accepted until September 16th 2016. If you know someone in North Western Ontario who may be an eligible candidate.
Are you a person living with dementia, or a care partner to a person living with dementia, and living in North Western Ontario? For information on the NWDWG and group membership, please see our page and contact us!
More Supports for People Living with Dementia and Their Families from the Ontario Government As part of the 2017 Budget, Ontario is improving access to high-quality care for people living with dementia and their care partners. Click through for more information.