Durham Days of Giving – Day 9

Thank you for supporting the Durham Days of Giving!

Welcome to Day 9 and today’s charity is The Alzheimer Society of Durham Region.

Our vision:
To live in a community where people living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias are accepted and supported in their environment.

Our mission:
To improve the quality of life of people living with Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias and their care partners.

Our values:
Accountability — We take personal responsibility for using our resources efficiently, achieving measurable results, and being accountable to individuals living with dementia, their care partners, our funders and our community.
Collaboration — We respect and value each other, thrive on our diversity and work with partners to leverage our collective strength in making a difference for those we serve.
Respect — We act in ways that honour the dignity, uniqueness and worth of every person. Excellence — We strive to be the best at what we do and a model for others to follow. Innovation — We are committed to finding new ways to enhance the quality of life for those living with dementia and their care partners.
Empowerment — We support individuals rights’ to ask for what is needed to improve their quality of life.
Alzheimer Society of Durham Region provides help for today by working with local and regional agencies to meet the needs of people living with dementia. We also provide support and education programs for people living with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, their family and care partners.

Please feel free to contact us at information@alzheimerdurham.com

Visit us at the Alzheimer Society of Durham Region
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (EST)
Address: 1600 Stellar Dr., Suite 202, Whitby, ON L1N 9B2
Phone: 905-576-2567
Toll-free: 1-888-301-1106

Please note that the Alzheimer Society of Durham Region is closed in order to support system-wide efforts to slow the transmission of COVID-19 in the community.

We are exploring new and creative ways to use telephone, video, online and virtual forums to reach our community. We are available for support via phone at 905-576-2567 or toll-free 1-888-301-1106.

You can learn more about the work ACDR does at –  Alzheimer.ca/durham

The Durham Days of Giving is a Rotary Club of Ajax project. All proceeds above credit card processing fees are distributed evenly to this year’s 24 selected charities.


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