Description
Description (Service) Supports for people with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias and their caregivers with a mission to provide meaningful support that helps people live well with dementia 
 
Support Groups for caregivers and persons living with dementia 
 
Company of Good Cheer: brings caregivers, people with dementia, friends and others for dinner, support and R&R 
 
Drop In's: For caregivers and persons living with dementia to get together in a social recreation setting 
 
Minds in Motion: A physical activity and brain stimulation program for individuals with early to mid stage dementia and their care partners 
 
Other services include:  
* support counselling 
* educational information, sharing and discussions about Alzheimer disease issues 
* educational services for public and service providers 
* presentations to community groups  
* in-service training  
* public and secondary school education program 
* music iPod program
Service Details
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm 
 
Parry Sound Satellite office: Tue 10 am-3:30 pm, Lakeland Power, 125 William St 
 
Drop-in: Wed 1 pm-3 pm, Bracebridge and Huntsville 
 
Monthly caregiver support groups:  
-First Thu of the month: 1:30 pm-3 pm, Granite Ridge, Gravenhurst 
-Second Thu of the month: 10 am-11:30 am, Bracebridge * call to register  
-Third Tue of the month: 1:30 pm-3 pm, 125 William St, Parry Sound  
-Fourth Thu of the month: 1:30 pm-3 pm, Trinity United, Huntsville 
 
Monthly peer support groups for persons with Dementia * Call the office for more details. 
 
Company of Good Cheer: monthly meetings in Bracebridge, Gravenhurst and Huntsville * call for details
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Parry Sound District - south half
Eligibility Individuals with Alzheimer's and other dementias and their caregivers
Application By phone
Languages English ; French
Fees Membership - $15 / year (optional) ; None ; Lending library services are free, including fact sheets
Address and Location
Located In Community Bracebridge
Address & Map
532 Plaza
440 Ecclestone Dr, Unit 17A
Bracebridge, ON P1L 1Z6
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-645-5621
Toll Free Phone 1-800-605-2075 Muskoka District and South Parry Sound only
Fax 705-645-4397
E-Mail alzmusk@muskoka.com
Website www.alzheimer.ca/muskoka
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/AlzheimerSocietyofMuskoka
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/alz_muskoka
Primary Contact Pamela Leeder, First Link Care Navigator; Email: pleeder@alzheimermuskoka.ca
Alternate Contact Jessica Verbeek, Support Counsellor; Email: jverbeek@alzheimermuskoka.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Trisha Soja, Resource Development Coordinator; Email: rdc@alzheimermuskoka.ca
Primary Executive Karen Quemby, Executive Director

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