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Program: Perth Site  
Organization: Alzheimer Society Lanark Leeds Grenville
Phone Numbers: 613-264-0307
Toll-Free: 1-800-511-1911
Fax: 613-264-8430
Website: www.alzheimer.ca/llg
Address:
Lanark Lodge Bldg
115 Christie Lake Rd
Perth, ON
K7H 3C6
Intersection: Christie Lake Rd and Sunset Blvd
Accessibility: Wheelchair Accessible    Wheelchair Accessible
Hours: Mon-Thu 8:30am-4pm * Fri 8:30pm-3pm
Executives: Louise Noble - Interim Executive Director
613-264-0307 ext 222 * lnoble@alzllg.ca
Service Description: Supports for people with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, and their caregivers
 
Adult Day Program - Adult day program * social, recreational, and therapeutic activities in a group setting for part of the day * helps to support family caregivers who provide day-to-day care * capacity 12 * the day program is for people with memory loss, but a Care Program also runs as a day program serving victims of stroke and socially isolated frail seniors
 
Early Stage Alzheimer Support Group - One-on-one counselling and group supports for caregivers, including family and families
 
Medic Alert/Safely Home Program - Helps individuals with Alzheimer's Disease or related dementia return home safely * personal information and a hotline number are engraved on a MedicAlert bracelet or necklace that’s worn full-time by a person with dementia * police can quickly identify them by calling the MedicAlert 24-hour Emergency Hotline 
 
Smiths Falls Office - Satellite office providing supports for people with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, and their caregivers
 
Support Groups - Peer support groups, education and training to assist family members, service providers and caregivers * sessions may include information such as advanced directives and senior safety * guest speakers from various community resources
 
Volunteer Opportunities - Volunteers help:

Fees: Varies per program
Application: Call * no referral required
Eligibility - Population(s) Served: People with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, and their caregivers
Languages: English
Area(s) Served: Lanark County and area
See Also: Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias
Community Support Services

This information was last completely updated on 8/21/2015

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About Us
The Alzheimer Society of Lanark County is a registered charitable organization whose mission is to alleviate the personal and social consequences of Alzheimer disease and related dementia and to promote the search for the cause and cure.