Alzheimer Society of Montreal

Alzheimer Society of Montreal

February 16, 2015 07:00 ET

REMINDER-Media Advisory/New in Montreal: The Alzheimer Society of Montreal Inaugurates Multidisciplinary Service Centre

Expansion to meet increasing demand for services

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Feb. 16, 2015) - It is estimated that one in four Canadians will experience Alzheimer's disease or another form of dementia at some point in their life. In Montreal, that's more than 33,000 people, the majority of them women, and that number is expected to double within the next 20 years. Committed to meeting the growing needs of its clientele, the Alzheimer Society of Montreal invites you to the official opening of its new Alzheimer Service Centre, located in southwest Montreal.

DATE: February 16 at 11:30 a.m.
PROGRAM: Inauguration and tour of the Alzheimer Service Centre
Speeches and photo opportunity, followed by a reception where healthcare professionals, caregivers and people with Alzheimer's disease will have a chance to meet and mingle.
GUESTS OF HONOUR: Gaetan Barrette, Minister of Health and Social Services
Marguerite Blais, MNA for Saint-Henri-Sainte-Anne
Anie Samson, Vice-chair of the Executive Committee of the City of Montréal
Dr Nora Kelner, President of the Alzheimer Society of Montreal's Board of Directors
Gérald Hubert, Executive Director of the Alzheimer Society of Montreal
Gisèle Poirier, caregiver
LOCATION: 4505 Notre-Dame Street West, Montreal, Quebec H4C 1S3

Contact Information

  • For further information and to RSVP, please contact:
    Pascal Mailhot
    514 206-9737