Dr. Kristine Newman and Jacky Au Duong presents the making of the Spare a Thought for Dementia to Ryerson University’s Faculty of Community Services.
Hosted by The Change Foundation, the Hot Talks on Health, A Spotlight on Young Carers, will shine a light on this often invisible population of caregivers.
The World Rock Against Dementia movement is a worldwide event in March 2017 that saw 76 events held in 12 countries around the world. The movement is supported by Alzheimer’s Disease International.
Paul Lea describes his journey with dementia, and the increasing numbers of people that are succumbing to this silent and hidden epidemic.
Lisa Loiselle, Associate Director of Research at the Murray Alzheimer Research and Education Program, discusses the Young Carers Project and some of the resources that are available for young carers.
Christopher Wynn discusses some of the learning curves and challenges he had to deal with while caring for his father who was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease.
Felicia White shares her experiences working with the Dementia community. Watch what she has to say!
Watch this video to learn more about some of the challenges that Zameer Bharwani faced while running a youth organization.
Paul Lea discusses life after a stroke. Watch what he has to say!
Nihal Satyadev discusses the importance of youth involvement. Watch the full video!