ABOUT ALZHEIMER'S
How AGI can Help
10 Warning Signs
Symptoms and Diagnosis
The Importance of Early Diagnosis
After Diagnosis: Breaking the Myths
Types of Dementia
Common Terms
 

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How AGI can Help

 
Help for a person experiencing Alzheimer’s or a related dementia goes far beyond medical treatment. Like many neurological diseases (illnesses of the brain), Alzheimer’s manifests behaviourally, meaning it is only visible through the changed behaviours of the person experiencing it.

Family caregivers who learn to understand, accept and adapt to those behavioural changes, can vastly improve quality of life for their diagnosed loved one, and for themselves.

AGI is dedicated to enhancing the lives of everyone facing Alzheimer’s or a related dementia: Giving the individual with a diagnosis, their caregivers and their families the means to enjoy the best life possible, and live positively with Alzheimer’s.

We know this isn’t easy, that’s why our Support Services staff and Safety Net mentors are there to accompany you every step along the way. We believe in our AGI families and in creating a community of support, training and education.

We’ll help you, the family caregiver and your loved one with a diagnosis Alzheimer’s or a related dementia, make the most of your abilities, resiliency, creativity and resourcefulness.