Dementia Canterbury

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Dementia Canterbury provides information, education and specialised social work support to people with dementia, their family / whanau and friends. We offer information and education to the public, health and associated professions about dementia. We also provide a volunteer companioning service for people with dementia

Meeting Times

Standard office hours
Please contact the office for dates and times of our Community Education Seminars, Carer Groups and Memory Groups

Hotline

0800-444-776

Phone

379-2590

Fax

379-7286

Email

admin@dementiacanterbury.org.nz

Location

314-324 Worcester Street, Linwood, Christchurch 8011

Postal Address

PO Box 32074, Linwood, Christchurch 8147

Fee

Services are free to people with dementia, their friends and family

Programmes / Events

We provide a range of groups and programmes to both people with dementia and their family/whanau and friends. Please refer to our website or phone our office for more information

Notes

Total Mobility Scheme Agent: ECan discounted taxi vouchers $15 a year registration
Alzheimers Canterbury was founded in 1984 by a group of carers who needed support in their care of a person diagnosed with dementia. There are over a hundred types of dementia of which one is Alzheimers
On One Voice Te Reo Kotahi (OVTRK)

Publications

Information sheets, comprehensive library and quarterly newsletter. Website is regularly updated

Facebook Page

http://www.facebook.com/DementiaCanterburyNZ

Web Site(s)

http://www.dementiacanterbury.org.nz

First Contact

Name

Darral Campbell

Position Title

Manager

Bus. Phone

379-2590

Fax

379-7286

Email

darral@dementiacanterbury.org.nz

Second Contact

Name

Administration

Bus. Phone

379-2590

Locations

Central Ward (Christchurch) , Linwood

Subjects

Alzheimer's disease , Alzheimer's disease -- Patients -- Services for , Health and welfare , Medical support groups , Women -- Mental health

Last Updated

Mar. 2017

Last Contacted

Apr. 2018