• Oct 15, 2020

    Dementia awareness project starting in Campbell River

    Jocelyn and Bill 2014Work has begun to develop greater dementia awareness and support in Campbell River.

    A $5,000 Plan-H Community Connectedness grant received by the City and the Campbell River Seniors Network will support a dementia awareness project based on local needs. The initial work will bring together a volunteer advisory group composed of families, caregivers, key local organizations and others working or living with people experiencing dementia. “

    This project will help people with dementia feel comfortable shopping, walking, getting around and enjoying life to its fullest in our community,” says Mary Catherine Williams, executive director of Volunteer Campbell River. Read more...

Dementia awareness project starting in Campbell River

by Tanya Wood | Oct 15, 2020

Jocelyn and Bill 2014Work has begun to develop greater dementia awareness and support in Campbell River.

A $5,000 Plan-H Community Connectedness grant received by the City and the Campbell River Seniors Network will support a dementia awareness project based on local needs. The initial work will bring together a volunteer advisory group composed of families, caregivers, key local organizations and others working or living with people experiencing dementia. “

This project will help people with dementia feel comfortable shopping, walking, getting around and enjoying life to its fullest in our community,” says Mary Catherine Williams, executive director of Volunteer Campbell River. Read more...