Alzheimer Society of Brant, Haldimand Norfolk, Hamilton Halton

Site: Simcoe - Norfolk St N

Service: Alzheimer Society Haldimand Norfolk

Contact Information
Office Phone 519-428-7771
Toll Free Phone 1-800-565-4614
Fax 519-428-2968
E-Mail admin@alzhn.ca
Website www.alzhn.ca
Primary Contact Joanne Ross, Director of Finance and Human Resources; Phone: ext 213 (Business) 519-428-7771; Email: joanne.ross@alzda.ca
Alternate Contact Erica Wright, Counselor; Phone: ext 208 519-428-7771; Email: ewright@alzhn.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Kerri Emberlin, Volunteer Coordinator; Phone: ext 214 519-428-7771; Email: kerri.emberlin@alzda.ca
Site Information
Description (Site) Simcoe head office location for Alzheimer Society of Haldimand Norfolk
Site Location Beside Burtol Cleaners
Located In Community Simcoe
Address & Map
645 Norfolk St N
Simcoe, ON N3Y 3R2
Intersection Norfolk St N and Davis Dr
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Also fully hearing and vision accessible
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Alzheimer Society Haldimand Norfolk ; Hazel Place ; Psychogeriatric Resource Consultant
Agency Information
Description (Agency) The purpose of this organization is to assist individuals and families as they deal with the personal and social consequences of Alzheimer's disease and Related Disorders; to promote education, advocacy and public awareness; and to support research into the cause, treatment and alleviation of the disease.
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1993
Primary Executive Mary Burnett, Chief Executive Director; Email: mary.burnett@alzda.ca
Funding Fundraising ; Donations
Elections AGM held in Sep
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Information and support for individuals with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, and their carers at the time of diagnosis and throughout the course of the disease. * persons with memory loss and their families can access education and support services 
 
Health Promotion Activities - opportunities to connect with others in similar situations and to engage through meaningful activities to ‘live well’ 
 
Education Programs and Resources - education, awareness programs, and resources for the general public and health care providers on Alzheimer's disease 
 
Medic Alert Safely Home – relay your key information to emergency responders * register at this website: www.medicalert.ca 
 
One-on-one counselling and group support for persons diagnosed with dementia as well as for family and friends  
 
First Link Referral Program - designed to help newly diagnosed individuals with dementia get the help they need as soon as possible 
 
Psychogeriatric Resource Consultant - provide support to healthcare professionals who care for seniors with complex needs that have associated behaviours 
 
Behavioural Supports Ontario Community Outreach Team help older adults, who have cognitive impairment and are experiencing challenging behaviours, continue to live in their homes 
 
Meaningful Volunteer Opportunities that offer learning experiences and enrich the programs and services 
 
Specialized programs - groups for persons diagnosed with Mild Cognitive Impairment and self-care for caregivers
Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Dates Jan: Alzheimer Awareness Month, Walk for Memories 
Jun: Golf for Memories Tournament - Dunnville Golf & Country Club 
Aug: Forget-Me-Not Golf Tournament Greens at Renton 
Sep: Alzheimer Coffee Break
Areas Served Haldimand County ; Norfolk County
Eligibility Older adults and people with disabilities, who need physical, social, or emotional supports 
 
People with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias, and their caregivers 
 
People who regularly provide physical, social, or emotional supports
Application Call * no referral required
Languages English
Fees Varies per program
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Adult Day Programs ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Caregiver Counselling ; Caregiver/Care Receiver Support Groups ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Case/Care Management ~ Older Adults ; Case/Care Management ~ People With Disabilities/Health Conditions ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Dementia ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Alzheimer's Disease ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Alzheimer's Disease
Other Details
Resources Brochures, information kits, videos, books, cd's

Agency Overview


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