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A tribute to Scott Dudgeon

March 28, 2022

The Alzheimer Society of Canada was saddened to learn of the recent passing of William Scott Dudgeon, who served as our Chief Executive Officer (CEO) from 2006 to 2009.

A tribute to Scott Dudgeon

Call to Mind: Audio stories of love and memory loss

February 2, 2022

How has the pandemic affected people living with dementia and their family caregivers? Through a new podcast series informed by dementia research, you can hear directly from Canadian families living with dementia, revealing their challenges – and their hopes.

Call to Mind, featuring Brenda and Dot. Alzheimer Society. University of Victoria.

"Little did I know that our world was about to turn upside down."

November 5, 2021

Cheryl (pictured) lives with young onset Alzheimer’s disease. Her husband, Mike, would like to share his experience as Cheryl was diagnosed and as the disease progressed, as well as how the Alzheimer Society has supported them and the way that people like you can help the Society continue this support.

"Little did I know that our world was about to turn upside down." Cheryl, who lives with dementia.

What Driving Means to Me

Simcoe County
November 4, 2021

When Dieter was diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease his driver's license was immediately removed. Read the road he traveled to get it reinstated.