Youth and seniors get involved

Dementia affects everybody.  The youth of today will be impacted by dementia, as many of them will become caregivers in the near future.  Hope for Dementia’s Intergenerational Learning Program (ILP) has the dual aim of raising awareness among teenagers and young adults about dementia and of reducing the risks of dementia in the senior population. …

Mindful Eating for a Healthy Mind

Food is a big part of our everyday experience. It’s how we nourish our bodies and minds. It’s also an important way we connect with others. Eating can be a wonderful way to introduce mindfulness practice into our lives.   Mindful eating is an opportunity to fully experience the enjoyment of food in the present…

Our monthly newsletter is here!

Hope for Dementia’s monthly newsletter is now available online. The newsletter is filled with the latest news and updates at Hope for Dementia. In the January 2024 edition – Hope for Dementia is looking forward to a year filled with activities throughout the province, and possibly beyond. Stay up-to-date. It’s all just a click away!…

Do you know?

Do you know? Do you know that memory loss is not a normal sign of aging! Don’t be the 1 in 5 Canadians who are reluctant to seek help if they suspected that they had dementia. Know the 10 early signs of dementia – Act now! Visit Hope for Dementia’s online Resource Centre Hope for…

The race against time

The unrelenting growth in the number of persons living with dementia has been likened to a tsunami that is impacting every aspect of life everywhere in the world.  There is a race against time to minimize the growth trends to achieve a more sustainable level of care and cost.  Hope for Dementia has prepared a…

A new year.  A new platform.

It’s a new year and a new start. If you had a 40% chance to reduce the risks of dementia, what would you do? Hope for Dementia is offering you the chance to find out how you can do this! Welcome to the captivating world of the Hope for Dementia Resource Center, a platform dedicated…

January is Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

Alzheimer’s disease, the most prevalent form of dementia, affects millions of people every year, affecting not only patients but also their loved ones. This progressive neurodegenerative disease impairs memory, cognitive functions and, ultimately, individuals’ quality of life. In January, the month dedicated to raising awareness of Alzheimer’s disease, it is essential to understand its impact,…

Impact Report

“The world that we live in is filled with concern and anxiety about the future, but our team is pressing ahead with hope and optimism. I am proud of all our team has accomplished, particularly this year as our organization has seen a significant increase in its services. “ We are pleased to share with you…

A big win for all of us!

Hope for Dementia is overjoyed! On 15 December, 2023, Hope for Dementia was announced as the winner in Québec in the iA Financial Group Philanthropic Contest! We are deeply grateful to iA Financial Group for this important donation that will expand our Intergenerational Learning Program, which has the dual aim of raising awareness among youth, about dementia…

Happy, joyful moments for our seniors!

On December 11, 2023, a holiday lunch was held to mark the end of Hope for Dementia’s Mindful Eating for Healthy Minds program for 2023 at the Saint-Laurent Recreation Centre. The program aims to mitigate the risks of dementia through healthy eating. We welcomed more than 60 seniors from four residences: the Résidence Soleil Manoir…