Search Organizations (English): British Columbia , Alzheimer's disease

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Alzheimer Society of BC  
http://www.alzheimerbc.org/
Provides support and information to people with the disease and their caregivers. Runs support groups across B.C. to help people newly diagnosed with the disease (Early Stage Support Group) and to help caregivers (Caregivers Support Group) deal with their everyday challenges. Funds research into the cause and cure of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. Funds social and psychological research focusing on finding improved methods of caregiving and delivering services to people affected by dementia. Advocates with the government on important and relevant policy issues. Promotes public education and awareness to ensure people know where to turn for help. Recruits volunteers to help make a difference to people affected by the disease. (See Details)