Upcoming Events

The Society for the Arts in Dementia Care hosts a variety of events, such as conferences, workshops, symposiums and art exhibits, year round both locally and abroad. Participants of our events may apply for our Accreditation Program and are encouraged to submit it to their respective organizations.  The Society also offers conferences on Creative Expression, Communication and Dementia (CECD) periodically. We are open to potential collaborations on events.

Workshop / Retreat Registration Now Closed

I Am a Caregiver – I Need Help Too

The Society for the Arts in Dementia Care invites family caregivers and formal (paid) caregivers to attend our workshop/retreat. Formal caregivers are welcome to attend for the full fee.


Family caregiver: (First 20 approved requests for subsidy) $250 per person. Shared rooms.
Formal Caregiver: $450 per person. All included.

Note: Both fees include: 2 nights' accommodations, all meals and all sessions

Date: September 8-10, 2017
Location: At the Okanagan Lake Resort, Kelowna

Deadline for Registration:
August 15, 2017
Deadline for Subsidy Request by Family Caregiver:
August 1, 2017

Program and Fees              Registration on-line       

Method of Payment:
1. Send a certified check and mail to:
The Society for the Arts in Dementia Care
#205 3609 30th Avenue, Vernon, BC, V1T 2E6

2. Direct deposit by using Interac E-mail Money Transfer.
To send an E-mail Money Transfer, log on to online banking and click on Make a Transfer. Under the heading “Interac E-mail Money”, click on Send Money. The only information that you require is our e-mail address: dr.daliagt@gmail.com

If it’s your first time sending an E-mail Money Transfer, it will take a few minutes to register.

It is important you create a security question we can easily answer. Please notify us of your question in an e-mail to dr.daliagt@gmail.com in order for us to deposit your transfer.

3. Using Paypal. Once you register on line, we will issue a Paypal Invoice which you will be able to pay through a Paypal account or a credit card.

CECD Conferences