Wandering Safety

Additional Info

Developed by Alzheimer Canada with the RCMP, this program is designed to help find the person with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia who is lost and assist in a safe return. Registration is voluntary. When registered, vital information about the individual is stored confidentially on a police database. This information can be accessed by police anywhere in Canada. An identification bracelet, a Caregiver Handbook and ID cards are provided. Registration forms are available at Alzheimer Society offices.

Area(s) Served

Canada wide

Population Served

Persons with dementia who may lose the ability to recognize familiar places, to communicate, or to remember their own name or address.

Cost

A one-time registration fee applies: contact service provider for current information.