Mission, Vision, Values

Mission Statement

The Alzheimer Society of Ottawa and Renfrew County exists to alleviate the personal and social consequences of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias and to promote research.

(Updated: May 27, 2013)

Vision Statement

The first link to support, education and resources for those living with dementia.

(Updated: March 31, 2014)

Values

Dignity
We treat everyone we serve with dignity, empathy, compassion and respect for their right to make their own decisions.

Accessibility
We strive to make our services available to all individuals and their families who experience the effects of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias.

Partnership
We establish and promote partnerships and teamwork among staff and volunteers, community and government agencies, businesses and professionals to ensure a responsive and coordinated range of services to meet the needs of the people we serve.

Leadership
We demonstrate leadership in advocating for the development of programs and services for those we serve based on innovation and excellence.

Integrity
We are accountable to our members, funding organizations and donors for the stewardship of the resources entrusted to us on behalf of our communities.