Contact Details
Office Phone 905-687-3914
Fax 905-687-9952
E-Mail niagara@alzheimerniagara.ca
Website www.alzheimerniagara.ca
Primary Contact Dream Ackland, Minds in Motion Coordinator; Phone: 905-687-6856 ext 530
Alternate Contact Janine Thompson, Operations Coordinator; Phone: 905-687-3914 ext 533; Email: jthompson@alzheimerniagara.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Dawn Tuckwell, Coordinator of Volunteer Programs; Phone: 905-687-3914 ext 544; Email: dtuckwell@alzheimerniagara.ca
Primary Executive Teena Kindt, Chief Executive Officer; Phone: 905-687-3914 ext 561; Email: tkindt@alzheimerniagara.ca
Alternate Executive Terry McDougall, Director of Fund Development; Phone: 905-687-3914 ext 556; Email: tmcdougall@alzheimerniagara.ca
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map 403 Ontario St, Unit 1
St Catharines, ON L2N 1L5
 
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Intersection Linwell Rd and Ontario St
Service and Access Details
Description (Service)

Group exercise class for adults living with early to mid-stage dementia or who are experiencing cognitive changes * Aims to improve strength and balance to prevent injury * Followed by social activity * Participants encouraged to be accompanied by a care partner

Minds in Motion Exercise Class * St Catharines YMCA, 25 YMCA Dr, St Catharines - Wed 1:30 pm-3:30 pm * Welland YMCA, 310 Woodlawn Rd Welland - Thu 1:30 pm-3:30 pm

Tai Chi Exercise Class * Alzheimer Society of Niagara, 403 Ontario St Unit 1 - Tue & Thu 1:30 pm- 2:30 pm, coffee/social hour 2:30 pm-3:30 pm

Hours Office Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Dates Call to register
Eligibility People living with Alzheimer's disease or related dementias (early to mid-stage signs)
Application Call office to register * Complete registration form and medical consent required 
Note: If participant has health concerns a doctor's note is required * Limited spots, may be put on a waitlist
Languages English ; French
Fees Program - $20 per person for Minds in Motion ; None - Tai Chi
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1984
Funding Regional / Municipal - Community Mental Health ; Provincial - Ministry of Health & Long Term Care ; Budget subsidy through Fund Development
Service Categories Physical Fitness ~ Older Adults

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