Another 100 Food Donations to Families in Need

On April 10th 2021, Hope for Dementia donated 100 bags of food donations to families in need in Saint-Laurent, QC. Our goal throughout this pandemic has been to ensure our most vulnerable community members are looked after during these difficult times. We are able to continue that mission with your help! To date we have donated…

Hope For Dementia - Tablet Dropoff

One Year Later | Un An Plus Tard

Version française ci-dessous One year ago, Canada closed its borders in order to limit the impacts of the newly announced global pandemic. At the same time, the entire world also shut down to prevent the virus from spreading further. Everyone hoped these measures would help us fend off the novel virus and we would be…

APPOINTMENT NOTICE: Camille N. Isaacs Morell, Vice-President, Hope for Dementia

FULL RELEASE HERE: https://www.newswire.ca/fr/news-releases/avis-de-nomination-camille-n-isaacs-morell-vice-presidente-espoir-pour-la-demence-848087352.html Camille N. Isaacs Morell, Vice-President, Hope for Dementia I am pleased to announce the appointment of Camille Isaacs Morell, as Vice-President, Hope for Dementia, effective 15 March 2021. In this role, she will be responsible for leading the development and implementation of plans and activities that fulfill the mission of the…

:: Raffle Alert ::

You can win a beautiful painting from a local artist! Our Etsy shop is full of paintings from local artists and now you can win one by entering our A Gift That Gives Back Raffle! The pandemic is not over and our seniors still need our help! Isolation and loneliness in senior care homes have…

#GivingTuesday

It’s #GivingTuesday2020! Here are some ways you can celebrate with Hope For Dementia: 1. Help us support our seniors from loneliness and isolation with technology through our #JustConnect campaign! Your donation helps us provide tablets to senior care homes so they can stay connected to their loved ones. https://hopefordementia.org/donate 2. Give a gift that gives…

Our Etsy Shop! Give a Gift that Gives Back!

Finding new and creative ways to work with our community to raise awareness about Dementia is something we strive for at HFD. Our goal is to raise awareness and support with our community and that means reaching out and connecting. In collaboration with the director of la galerie Exhib-Art, Edvige Persechino, and local artists, Hope…

250 Grocery Bags Donation Goal this Holiday Season

For the Holiday Season, our goal is to provide 250 grocery bags to senior citizens and low-income families living in our community during COVID-19. We continue to work closely with the generous support of IGA Famille Duchemin and Member of Parliament of St. Laurent, Emmanuella Lambropoulos to make a collective impact this holiday season! A…

#JustConnect November Tablet Donations

Hope for Dementia received $25 000 through the Canadian Federal New Horizons Program for seniors. The vast majority of the funds were used to purchase 64 tablets and will be distributed to the community. These tablets will allow the seniors in Saint-Laurent and the Montreal Island area to stay connected during this difficult time. A…

#WorldMentalHealthDay

World Mental Health Day is observed on 10 October every year, with the overall objective of raising awareness of mental health issues around the world and mobilizing efforts in support of mental health. The Day provides an opportunity for all stakeholders working on mental health issues to talk about their work, and what more needs…

You can be a front-line hero too with a mere phone call to a senior

You can be a front-line hero too with a mere phone call to a senior. During this COVID-19 pandemic, find some time to reach out to neglected seniors. Thank you Mike Cohen from The Suburban Newspaper for today’s piece reminding our community to #JustConnect https://www.thesuburban.com/columnists/mike_cohen_cohen_chatter/you-can-be-a-front-line-hero-too-with-a-mere-phone-call-to-a/article_2b4e3825-7aad-5c90-9400-47ec17b38193.html