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Geriatric Assesssment and Rehab Clinic
St. Martha's Hospital
25 Bay St., Antigonish, Nova Scotia
Ph: 902 867-4294
NS Department of Health Continuing Care
Home Care and Respite
Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia
112-2719 Gladstone Street
Halifax, NS B3K 4W6
Fax: 902 422-7971
The Alzheimer Society has volunteers who provide either group or individual support. For information, education or emotional support call the Alzheimer InfoLine at 1 800 611-6345 or 902 422-7961.
New Glasgow Caregiver Support Group
Where: Highcrest Place
When: First Wednesday of each month
Time: 7:30 - 9:00 pm
1 800 611-6345
Safely HomeTM...Alzheimer Wandering Registry
Safely HomeTM is a National Partnership program with the RCMP and the Alzheimer Society of Canada, to assist in the safe return home for people with Alzheimer Disease or other dementia who may be lost. Information registered through the national registry assists the RCMP when locating a missing person with Alzheimer Disease. For more information call 1 800 611-6345 or visit the website.
Alzheimer's Society of Canada
Home Remodeling for Disability and Special Needs: What You Need to Know
(US based website but helpful information for creating accessible friendly home environments)
Mayo Clinic Alzheimer's Center
Find Alzheimer's disease information - from understanding Alzheimer's disease to coping with Alzheimer's symptoms and Alzheimer's care.