• March 2017 eNewsletter

    In This Issue Show a Caregiver How Much You Care! Get Dirty for Dementia: Join Kathy Bellemare and Register for the Manitoba MudRun! Leadership Opportunity: The Alzheimer Society Needs Board Members! Let’s Talk About Health! The WRHA Needs Volunteers for its Health Care Advisory Council Avoiding Medication Mix-ups A Sharp Mind is an ‘Elastic’ Mind:…

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  • Interested in serving on our Board? Apply today!

    Is this the leadership opportunity for you? The Alzheimer Society of Manitoba is seeking candidates for Board Member positions. These candidate will have: Ability and eagerness to deal with setting the Society’s values and long term vision. Big picture, future-oriented thinking Willingness to create and initiate rather than approve Moral courage The willingness to contribute…

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  • Minds in Motion® Spring 2017

    The Alzheimer Society is encouraging participation for the Minds in Motion® program, as it unites families and communities. It combines physical activity, socialization and mental stimulation for people living with early to moderate symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease or another dementia to attend with a family member or community friend. How the program works: A two…

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  • Get Dirty for Dementia in the Manitoba MudRun

    Step out of your comfort zone and test your physical strength on this 10km trail run with more than 25 obstacles to overcome. After you have registered with Manitoba Mudrun, go the extra mile in your fundraising efforts and GET DIRTY for dementia! How to Get Started: 1. Register for this event on the Catalyst…

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  • February 2017 eNewsletter

    In This Issue Volunteering at Minds in Motion®: A Win-Win Situation! Teepa Snow Set to Educate and Inspire eNews Survey Results: Thank You for Letting Us Know What You Think! Building Dementia Friendly Communities: Are Your Print Materials Dementia Friendly? Spotlight on Research: Cumulative Effects of Multiple Ministrokes May Contribute to Cognitive Impairment Call for…

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  • January Awareness Month #initforalz

    Each year, 25,000 Canadians are diagnosed with dementia. But dementia is more than just numbers; it’s our friends and neighbours, people we see every day in our community – like Gary Quinton, diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease. Gary had a lifetime teaching career and the support from his friends who taught with him help him keep…

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