Early-stage virtual coffee & chat

Open to people living with early symptoms of dementia to socialize, share experiences, laugh and enjoy the company of others who are living the dementia experience. Groups meet every two weeks. For more information or to register: Contact the First Link® Dementia Helpline at 1-800-936-6033 or email info.helpline@alzheimerbc.org

Early-stage virtual support group

Open to people living with early symptoms of dementia to discuss the impact of the disease, share stories, experiences and learn from one another about how to live well with dementia. Groups meet every two weeks. For more information or to register: Contact the First Link® Dementia Helpline at 1-800-936-6033 or email info.helpline@alzheimerbc.org

Caregivers Connect: BC’s Virtual Support Group

Caregivers Connect: BC’s Virtual Support Group brings family and friend caregivers from across the province together around a mutual experience of caregiving. This is a time for reassurance, where caregivers can realize they are not alone. Please note: This group is reserved for caregivers only.

Long-term care virtual support group

Open to caregivers anywhere in B.C. who are caring for a person living with dementia in a long-term care home. For more information or to register: Contact the First Link® Dementia Helpline at 1-800-936-6033 or email info.helpline@alzheimerbc.org  

BvFTD virtual support group

Open to caregivers anywhere in B.C. who are caring for someone with behavioural variant frontotemporal dementia (BvFTD). For more information or to register: Contact the First Link® Dementia Helpline at 1-800-936-6033 or email info.helpline@alzheimerbc.org

Adult children virtual support group

Open to caregivers anywhere in B.C. who are caring for a parent living with dementia. For more information or to register: Contact the First Link® Dementia Helpline at 1-800-936-6033 or email info.helpline@alzheimerbc.org  

Lived experience

Continue the discussion with people living with dementia who share some tips and strategies for living well with dementia.