News Coverage

January 17, 2018: Mental wellness and living with dementia – Alzheimer’s Awareness Month (via the Mental Health Commission of Canada)

January 15, 2018: Stigma remains a hurdle for Ontario woman living with dementia – Mary Beth Wighton’s story (via

January 15, 2018: Time is now to end dementia’s stigma (via Omni Health Care)

January 13, 2018: ‘Increased urgency’ in dementia research as Canada’s population continues to age (via CBC News)

January 11, 2018: Fighting the stigma – what it means to live with Alzheimer’s (video via Global News)

January 11, 2018: Alzheimer Society’s 2018 campaign aiming to end dementia’s stigma (via OMNI Health Care)

January 10, 2018: January marks Alzheimer Awareness Month (via Red Deer Express)

January 10, 2018: New campaign to destigmatize dementia (video via Global News)

January 10, 2018: Reducing the stigma surrounding Alzheimer’s – Interview with Alzheimer Society of Canada CEO Pauline Tardif (audio via ON Point with Alex Pierson)

January 9, 2018: Hatter selected for national Alzheimer’s awareness campaign (via Medicine Hat News)

January 9, 2018: Campaign Aims to Shed Stigma Surrounding Alzheimer’s Disease (via

January 8, 2018: Alzheimer’s Awareness Month Sparks Conversations (via Manitoba Post)

January 8, 2018: Alzheimer Society campaign aims to end stigma (video via Global News)

January 8, 2018: Alzheimer Awareness Month (video via CTV News Winnipeg)

January 8, 2018: Living a fulfilled life with Alzheimer’s – Roger Marple’s story (video via Global National)

January 8, 2018: Canadians with dementia face pervasive stigma, Alzheimer Society says (via Globe and Mail)

January 8, 2018: Stigma a major issue for Canadians living with dementia, says Alzheimer Society (via National Post)

January 8, 2018: Stigma a major issue for Canadians living with dementia: Alzheimer Society (via CTV News)

January 8, 2018: Stigma a major issue for Canadians living with dementia, says Alzheimer Society (via

January 8, 2018: LEVY: Woman, 51, living her best life with dementia (via Toronto Sun)

Media releases

January 16, 2018: Astronaut Steve MacLean becomes the ambassador of the Federation of Quebec Alzheimer Societies

January 8, 2018: Almost 50% of Canadians would not want others to know if they had dementia, says new survey. Alzheimer Society campaign aims to end stigma