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About us

Alzheimers South Canterbury has been making a difference to the lives of those living with dementia for over 25 years.

Our team at Alzheimers South Canterbury are passionate and committed to empower all people in our region who live with Dementia to live their best lives.

We aspire to encourage all of our community to live well with Dementia and we work with individuals, family/whānau and Carers to find the best solutions for each unique situation.

In our region we provide family/whānau, friends and people living with Dementia with:

  • Social Support
  • Home visits
  • Advocacy
  • Telephone support
  • Education

You can also contact us and Follow us on Facebook and You Tube.

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Move For Dementia South Canterbury 2023

Throughout the month of September, we invite you to get active by setting a movement challenge and raising funds or donating to support people living with dementia. And what better way than getting your team together and adding some friendly competition among fellow community organisations. It's a great way to build your team spirit and keep healthy. Be in to win Participation Prizes

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First Aid Course For Charity

Join ProMed (NZ) Ltd in conjunction with the EMS Trust as they provide a 1 day for Charity First Aid course to fundraise for those living with Dementia in South Canterbury. Dont delay get your employees registered today. A qualified instructor will cover essential First Aid skills and how to take action in an emergency situation. This is an NZQA approved course.

Quaterly newsletter July 2023

Wednesday 23 August, 2023

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Suprise Visit from Timaru Mayor

Tuesday 21 March, 2023

Support us

Give in memory of a loved one

Give in memory of a loved one

A donation made as a gift ‘in memory of’, is a lovely way to honour and celebrate someone’s life, while helping us to support people living with dementia. You may want to ask for donations to Alzheimers NZ in lieu of flowers at a funeral.

Volunteers needed

Volunteers needed

If you would like to  be a volunteer for Alzheimers South Canterbury, get in touch.

Become a Member

Become a Member

Sign up and subscribe to become a member of Alzheimers South Canterbury.


Corporate Sponsors

Corporate Sponsors

We cannot support our community without the generous donations and sponsorship from our corporate sponsors.

We appreciate what you have done to help us help the local community of South Canterbury,