The party leaders have been invited to respond to six questions pertaining to the issue of care for those impacted by dementia. Click here to read the questions.

As of 4 pm on Friday, April 8th, we’ve received responses from the NDP and PC parties.

Read the NDP response here.

Read the PC response here.

Forty-three per cent of Manitobans have a family member or close friend with Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia. It is more important than ever to contact your candidates and the party leaders. Help them understand that addressing dementia needs to be a higher priority. Please click here for more information on our call to action.

Thank you to our partners: the Catholic Health Association of Manitoba, Interfaith Health Association of Manitoba, Long Term and Continuing Care Association of Manitoba and Manitoba Association of Community Care Homes for the Elderly. We also want to thank Riverwood Square for offering their space for the forum.