CURRENT HUB PARTNERS' PROJECTS
Dementia Ventures is a commitment by the Westside Seniors Hub Partner Organizations to offer diverse activities for people living with dementia and their care partners designed to
sustain quality of life
The projects listed below are partially funded by the Public Health Agency of Canada via the Building Capacity for Meaningful Participation by People Living with Dementia umbrella project.
Current Hub Partner project planning began in early 2020 and is evolving!
For more information, click on a category below to learn more, or
click on a Partner's name for their contact information.
Hub Partners want to engage a wide range of community members in conversations that lead to changes in programs and awareness.
These Partners are currently working on projects to achieve those objectives.
If you can participate in their projects, please click on the Partner's name and contact them directly.
promote dementia awareness
engage Business Improvement Areas (BIA) in a series of dialogues
conversations about safe, inclusive programming
options for care-partner support and respite
Hub Partners are adapting existing programs to be more inclusive and planning new programs. They appreciate having community members participate at every stage - planning, implementing and sustaining - to build community capacity.
If you can participate at any stage of program planning or implementation, please click on the name of a Hub Partner below for their project description and contact them directly.
develop programs & design space
purchase art supplies to diversify programs
develop a Memory Café
DISCOVERING COMMUNITY ASSETS
If you can participate in building capacity, please click on the Hub Partner's name for their contact them directly.
identify assets & gaps in services for seniors
adapt Salmonberry Days for inclusive programming
implement an intergenerational buddy system
Develop a website to showcase Partners' projects and opportunities to get involved
Invite diverse community members to become involved