Read more about The Brenda Strafford Foundation's Dementia Friendly Communities pilot project in Alberta through local media coverage.


January 30, 2019: Calgary Prime Times - Dementia talk draws full house 


August 16, 2018: Okotoks Online - Memory Cafe Providing Support To Those With Dementia & Their Caregivers 

August 8, 2018: Okotoks Western Wheel - Putting dementia front and centre: Memory Cafe invites caregivers, patients to socialize in safe environment

February 13, 2018: CBC Eyeopener - Dementia training for Calgary firefighters

February 13, 2018: CBC News - Calgary firefighters get hands-on lesson on living with dementia

February 13, 2018: CBC/ICI Radio-Canada - Des pompiers de Calgary plongés dans la peau de personnes atteintes de démence

February 13, 2018: CTV News - Medical Watch 'Dementia Friendly Communities' (FFwd to: 29:00)

January 17, 2018: Western Wheel - Play sheds light on different side of dementia

January 15, 2018: Okotoks Online - Local Businesses Get Dementia Friendly


November 8, 2017: CTV - Community workshop gives front line workers inside look at dementia (video)

November 8, 2017: CTV - Community workshop gives front line workers inside look at dementia (web)

October 2017: Kerby News - Dementia Friendly Community well underway in Calgary and Okotoks

September Fall Issue: Dementia Connections - 'Welcoming Spaces' Calgary is becoming a dementia-friendly city

September Fall Issue: Apple Magazine - Dementia-friendly communities

September 15: Okotoks Western Wheel - Okotoks businesses getting dementia training

September 6: Calgary Herald - Training program designed to help service providers aid customers with dementia

September 4: Okotoks Living - Okotoks chosen as a Dementia Friendly Community Pilot Project

July 26: Calgary Prime Times - Group works towards dementia friendly communities

July 4: CBC News - Alberta dementia-friendly communities aim to improve understanding, create inclusion

June 21: ICI Radio-Canada - Accueillir la démence à bras ouverts : un concept japonais s'exporte au Canada

June 21: Western Wheel - Okotoks declared dementia-friendly community