Alzheimer's Awareness Month Flag Raising Ceremony
(LAKE OF BAYS, ON) The Township of Lake of Bays will be recognizing Alzheimer's Awareness Month with a flag-raising ceremony on January 9th at 10:00 a.m. in an effort to raise awareness about Alzheimer's disease and support those affected by it.
Alzheimer's disease is a progressive brain disorder affecting over 500,000 Canadians. Locally, the Alzheimer Society of Muskoka has over 800 registered caregiver clients and persons living with dementia according to the organization's 2021-2022 Report.
Lake of Bays Township hopes to raise awareness about Alzheimer's disease with the flag-raising ceremony that will be open to the public and take place at the Municipal Office in Dwight (1012 Dwight Beach Rd.)
Visit the Alzheimer Society of Muskoka's webpage for more information https://alzheimer.ca/muskoka/en