Media Advisory - Ontario Expands Resources For People with Dementia who go Missing

TORONTO, Jan. 27, 2014 /CNW/ -

WHAT: Join the Alzheimer Society of Ontario, the Government of Ontario and the multilingual community for an announcement to expand
Finding Your WayTM, a province-wide resource for people with dementia who go missing or become lost.
   
WHEN: Tuesday, January 28, 2014
10:30 a.m.
   
WHERE: 2nd Floor Adult Day Services Room
St. Clair West Services for Seniors
2562 Eglinton Ave West, Suite 202
Toronto, ON M6M 1T4
   
WHO: The Honourable Mario Sergio, Minister Responsible for Seniors' Affairs, Laura Albanese MPP York South-Weston, Gale Carey, CEO
of Alzheimer Society of Ontario, Deputy Chief Andrew Fletcher, representing the Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police, seniors and
caregivers of people with dementia.
   
VISUALS: Exclusive preview of the safety program's multi-cultural media campaign and safety kit.  Photo and interview opportunities will be available
immediately following announcement.

 

SOURCE Alzheimer Society of Ontario

For further information:

Media Contact: 
Alzheimer Society of Ontario  

Pascale Guillotte
pguillotte@alzheimeront.org
Office: 416 847-8922
Cell : 647 465-1099

Ontario Seniors Secretariat 

Laura Sylvis
Laura.Sylvis@ontario.ca
416-314-7010