I expected a few brochures - and I left the office with hope.
Reaching out to people at the Alzheimer Society of Calgary saved my life. They really understood, and didn’t judge me."
As a first step towards acceptance of the changes in my husband [after his diagnosis] I made a phone call to the Alzheimer’s Society of Calgary to sign up for a course. After explaining my intent, and before anything else was said, the person on the other end of the phone asked, “How are you doing?” So unexpected, so sincere, so compassionate, so moving. We chatted for a long time.