Dementia Toolkit

Advancing Dementia Care & Support in Alberta


National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE)
Guidelines on dementia, disability & frailty in later life-midlife approaches to delay or prevent the onset

The Centre for Effective Practice
Practical tools and resources for primary care clinicians on variety of topics including antipsychotics and dementia, adult mental health and addiction:

Canadian Coalition for Senior’s Mental Health
Assessment and treatment national guidelines of delirium, depression. Assessment of suicide risk and prevention:


Registered Nurses Association of Ontario (RNAO)
Guidelines on dementia, depression and delirium in older adults: assessment and care

National Institute on Aging
Tools on assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and management of dementia:


Alberta College of Pharmacists
Guidelines on drugs, practice materials and tools for elderly care

Ontario College of Pharmacists
Practice policies and guidelines
Quick check tool for drug interactions