Programs

First Link (North Shore) - Alzheimer's Society of BC

Category:
Dementia
Organization
First Link (Alzheimer Society of BC)

Early intervention service designed to connect individuals and families affected by Alzheimer's Disease (or another dementia) with services and support as soon as possible after diagnosis. Provide and assist individuals and families with connection to education, services and support for individuals with diagnosis.

Physician, Health Professions & Referring Organizations: for referral information and packages contact FirstLink@alzheimerbc.org.

Upon referral, clients will receive: Personal phone all from First Link Coordinator; information package, referrals to community and health care services, follow-up contact at 3 months & one year; bi-monthly bulletin from First Link.

Mandate

Support individuals with a diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease or a related dementia. Also support caregivers, family members, and individuals with diagnosis of MCI (Mild Cognitive Impairment).

Referral:
GP, Specialist, Other Professional
Interpreter Available:
No
Program Fee:
No
Phone : First Link (North Shore): 604-984-8347; Toll Free: 1-855-984-8347

Web Links

Homepage:
http://www.alzheimerbc.org/We-Can-Help/First-Link.aspx

Locations

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