This service provides supportive or therapeutic counselling, education, information and referral to both the person with dementia and their caregiver at all stages of the disease, from before diagnosis to the late stage. Issues such as getting diagnosis, understanding dementia, immediate and future care of the person with dementia as well as family coping may be discussed.
Individuals with dementia and their caregivers who are patients of the Memory Clinic.
Open catchment area
Dementia specific counselling
Covered by OHIP.
Available at the hospital, and by phone. Physician referral is not required.