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Social Recreation Programs

 

Led by our specialist facilitators trained on Alzheimer's disease information series, as well as our highly dedicated volunteers, our Social Recreation Programs offer innovative programs and services geared towards caregivers and individuals in the earlier stages of Alzheimer’s disease or other dementias (ADOD).

Our Social Recreation programs are supported in part by:

 



 
Monthly Social Recreation Programs​
 

Effective April 1/2016 there is a fee for attending Social Recreation programs (those programs that are available on a regular monthly basis). The fees are $4.00 per session and are sold in bundles of 5 for $20.00 or 10 for $40.00. Learn About Our New Service Fee Policy Implementation Here


Food for Thought

Clients and volunteers work collaboratively to prepare, cook, socialize and dine with new friends. 
Food for Thought program information here  
Food for Thought London Time and Location here 
Food for Thought Strathroy Time and Location here

This program is generously supported by the Sifton Family Foundation


Purls of Wisdom


A social knitting program for brand-new or experienced knitters. 

Purls of Wisdom Program Information here
Purls of Wisdom Time and Location information here 



Seeds of Inspiration

Garden and nature-based craft program held in our secure garden (weather permitting) or indoors.

Seeds of Inspiration Program Information here 
Seeds of Inspiration Time and Location information here 

This program is generously supported by the Jack and Barbara Hay Foundation.


Easy Games and Cards


Using cards and games to increase cognitive stimulation in a welcoming and inclusive atmosphere. 

Easy Games and Cards program information here 
Easy Games and Cards Time and Location information here 


Artful Minds

Expressive art program where the use of creative arts will generate opportunities for communication, engagement and socialization.

Artful Minds program information here
Artful Minds Time and Location information here 

View our short documentary of the Artful Minds Program

This program is generously supported by Mrs. Lorraine Shuttleworth
 

London Life Interactive Memory Tour Program

 Innovative memory making through active day trips, historical reminiscing, storytelling and  memory sharing.

London Life Interactive Memory Tour program information here 
June Day Trip Time and Location information here 
August Day Trip Time and Location information here

This program is supported by



 
Carpet Bowling

Using cards and games to increase cognitive stimulation in a welcoming and inclusive atmosphere. 

Carpet Bowling program information here 
Carpet Bowling Time and Location information here 


Sessional Programs
 

Social Recreation Programs that are sessional (only available at certain times of the year for a specific time frame) are priced as listed below each program description.


The Intergenerational Choir Project

Connecting clients and high school students to share a rich musical experience. 

Intergenerational Choir Project program information here 
Intergenerational Choir Time and Location information here  
Fee: $40.00/session

View our short documentary on the IG Choir.  

This program is generously supported by
Dr. M.L.Myers and Dr. Jennie Wells


Making Strides!

A 6-week guided pole walking group held in spring and fall. 

Making Strides! program information here 
Making Strides! Time and Location information here

Fee: $30.00 per couple (or $15 per individual)

 
Minds in Motion®

An 8-week community-based program incorporating physical activity and mental stimulation. 

Minds in Motion program information here 
Minds in Motion Time and Location information here 

Fee: $30.00 per person

This program is generously supported by Sunningdale Golf and Country Club.


Music and Memory iPod program info here 


For an overview of all our Social Recreation Programs click here. 



June Social Recreation Program Calendar (click to download)







 


To register for any of our Social Recreation Programs, contact our Social Recreation Program Coordinator at 519-680-2404 ext. 222 or kberkelmans@alzheimerlondon.ca

 

Click here to download the fee schedule of our social recreation programs and specialized programs