Flyer Delivery!

Another flyer was mailed to every household in Yorkton and surrounding rural communities recently. This flyer, designed by the Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan, has information about the new Dementia Friendly Life Enrichment Program offered by SaskAbilities.

Success Stories – Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan

Over the past year, the Alzheimer Society of Saskatchewan has reached thousands of households through an awareness campaign, presented the ABCs of Dementia to hundreds of registrants, shared resources with many community organizations, and learned key lessons along the way. Read about their Success Stories from November 2020 to April 2021 below.

Dementia Knowledge Survey Report

The project team has completed a report on the Dementia Knowledge Survey using data collected from September 28 to October 5, 2020. The report includes a summary of findings, as well as graphs presenting more detail on the key findings with information broken down by subgroups of age, gender and community size for the following survey questions:

– Self-Rated Knowledge of Dementia or Alzheimer’s disease
– Living Well with Dementia- Confident in Interactions
– Worried about Developing Alzheimer’s disease or Dementia
– Sharing a Diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease or Dementia

Download Report: here