Service Information
Sunnyside Community Alzheimer Day Program - Kitchener (Afternoon Dinner Club Program)
Region of Waterloo Community Services Division
Category: Adult Day Program
Target Population: Alzheimer/Dementia
Waitlist - current wait time for the Dinner Club spot is 4-6 months
Service Details
The Dinner Club offers a social and recreation based program for people living with dementia.

The program runs Wednesdays from 1:30-6:30pm. A hot dinner and snacks are provided.
Languages: English
Available from public transit
Meal Options:
Meal Service Type: Dinner, Snacks, Tea or Coffee
Cultural Cuisine Adaptability
Food Allergy Adaptability
Cost to Client:
$19.00 per day
Eligibility Criteria
  • Person has a diagnosis of dementia.
  • Physically and behaviourally stable, and does not require 1:1 ongoing support from staff.
  • Able to transfer and receive care with a maximum one-person assist.
  • Able to follow all covid-19 protocols in place, including donning a mask when required, maintaining physical distance from other participants, and participating in COVID-19 Screeners.
  • Aware that Sunnyside is a non-smoking campus, and that smoking cannot be supported in the program.
  • Able to provide an emergency contact who is available to pick the participant up from the Program within 45-minutes of a call, if the need arises (ie: Participant becomes ill during the Program or cannot be safely supported in Dinner Club environment).
Eligibility Form for use by CCAC Care Coordinators
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