Day Care Centre

Alzheimer’s Pakistan has established the first Day Care Center for people suffering from Alzheimer’s disease and related Dementias. Alzheimer’s Day Care Center offers personalized, dignified care for people with mild, moderate, or severe memory loss.This Day Care Center has been established with the technical collaboration of Alzheimer’s Australia WA, which is the twin organization of Alzheimer’s Pakistan. Alzheimer’s Australia WA has not only assisted by designing the day care center but has also trained the staff working in this respite center.The Day Care Center is a good choice for people with dementia (PWD), who need care and supervision during the day.  The warm, nurturing and friendly setting offers a world of activity for body, mind and spirit helping adults to remain active and involved in the world around them.

It is a place participants enjoy activities designed to add meaning to their lives, improve mental and physical functioning, and increase their sense of worth.  In addition, the Center provides families with peace of mind and the opportunity to take a break from their caregiving responsibilities or continue their employment.Day Care Center.Alzheimer’s Pakistan has established the first Day Care Center for people suffering from Alzheimer’s disease and related Dementias. Alzheimer’s Day Care Center offers  personalized, dignified care for people with mild, moderate, or severe memory loss.

This Day Care Center has been established with the technical collaboration of Alzheimer’s Australia WA, which is the twin organization of Alzheimer’s Pakistan. Alzheimer’s Australia WA has not only assisted by designing the day care center but has also trained the staff working in this respite center. The Day Care Center is a good choice for people with dementia (PWD), who need care and supervision during the day. The warm, nurturing and friendly setting offers a world of activity for body, mind and spirit helping adults to remain active and involved in the world around them. It is a place participants enjoy activities designed to add meaning to their lives, improve mental and physical functioning, and increase their sense of worth. In addition, the Center provides families with peace of mind and the opportunity to take a break from their caregiving responsibilities or continue their employment.

Family caregivers receive

  • Counseling to families.
  • Respite from care giving.
  • Professional advice and access to support groups and educational programs.

These services are offered FREE of cost

  • Health record
  • Physiotherapy
  • Daily lunch and teas
  • Light physical & mental exercises
  • Daily exercise and specialized activities
  • Door-to-door transportation to and from the center
  • Referral of people with dementia for medical services
  • Weekly Memory clinic for people with dementia and their families
  • Services of Psychologist for people with dementia and their families

Eligibility & Fees

Day care | The Alzheimer’s Day Care Resource Center is open to adults diagnosed with mild and moderate stages of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. The center offers all its services FREE of cost. However, people who could afford to pay are encouraged to share the cost.

Contact Information

Alzheimer’s Day Care Center | 100 B, Iqbal Avenue Housing Society (opp. Shaukat Khanum Cancer Hospital), Johar Town, Lahore, Pakistan.
Phone: 042-8489580 | 5181549, 5181749
Timing: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

  • VOLUNTEER FORM

    A Little Care Is What They Need!






    What is the basic reason for joining this volunteer program?

    (Tick the option that suites you best, you can choose the multiple options as well)
    To support Alzheimer’s PakistanTo learn about DementiaFor gaining experienceTo become an active contributorTo help me get into paid employmentVolunteering is a tradition in my familyAny other reason:

    What would be your preferable way to get involved in this volunteer program?

    (Tick the option that suites you best, you can choose the multiple options as well)
    By making at least five volunteersBy organizing fundraising and donation collecting eventsBy sponsoring a patient for Rs. 2000 per monthBy organizing awareness events. (seminars, camps, walks, etc)By putting up poster on shops, distributing awareness material and placing donation boxes at different locationsBy helping in the establishment of new branches in other citiesAny other way by which you can help Alzheimer’s Pakistan?

     

    Note: It is mandatory for all the volunteers to raise a donation of Rs. 2000 by selling Alzheimer’s Pakistan’s information cards worth 100 rupees (each card) in addition to the above mentioned commitment. All volunteers will be awarded with an acknowledgment certificate.

     


    Alzheimer’s Pakistan

    146/1, Shadman Jail Road, Lahore.Tel: 042-35233935, 35233936
    Email: info@alz.org.pkwebsite: www.alz.org.pk

  • How can you Help ?

    Thank you for your interest in donating to the work of the Alzheimer’s Pakistan. The generous support of donors provides services for people facing Alzheimer’s disease and supports research to improve treatment, care, and prevention strategies. Donations can be made through cash, cheques and bank drafts: Cheques and bank drafts should be addressed to “Alzheimer’s Pakistan”. For cash donations, please find below our bank account number:

    ACCOUNT TITLE:

    Alzheimers Pakistan

    ACCOUNT IBAN:

    PK59 MUCB 0077 6010 1002  6377

    PHONE:

    042 35233935