Knowledge Exchange

Falls and Dementia in the Community Forum 2017

Start Date: 
Tuesday, September 26, 2017

The Alzheimer Society of Ontario is hosting a knowledge sxchange opportunity for local Alzheimer Societies, people living with dementia, as well as professionals offering falls prevention and recreational services to older adults.  The event will be held at the Crown Plaza Toronto Airport Hotel and there is no registration fee for this conference. Registration deadline is August 21st.  Register here.

Join us to learn more about:
• What you can do to enhance your practice when working with people with dementia and care partners to support falls prevention techniques
• Strategies for incorporating balance stimulating exercises in programs such as Minds in Motion®
• Connecting with falls prevention professionals and learning about services offered
• Supportive tools and processes to assist staff and program participants
• Access to dementia education
• What you can do as a person living with dementia or care partner to minimize risk of falling and access supportive services