Meet Our 2022 Sponsors

Presenting Sponsors

Northwood Intouch offers medical alarms and other helpful home devices.  For over 35 years, Northwood has been the first to introduce new and innovative equipment to seniors and their families.
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The Northwood Foundation depends on support from people like you to help us build a community where residents, tenants and clients get the most from their lives.

The Foundation hosts yearly events which help us to raise the funds we need to empower our Northwood community to live more. 

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At the core of Dalhousie’s research and innovation are world-leading researchers working in labs, studios and in the field.

Our efforts are guided by the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) and focused in five Signature Research Clusters, including “Sustainable Ocean”; “Healthy People, Healthy Communities, Healthy Populations”; “Clean Tech, Energy, the Environment”; “Culture, Society, Community Development”; and “Food Security”.

By concentrating our efforts and using the SDGs as a roadmap to success, we are leveraging our greatest strengths and establishing local, national, and international partnerships to solve the most complex issues facing our world.

For over 40 years, Lawtons Drugs has proudly provided pharmacy services to facility partners including: long term care, assisted living, retirement living, independent living, addiction centers, mental health facilities, and special care.

Our long-standing relationships and invaluable experiences with our facility partners drive the evolution and innovation of our service offerings. With dedicated fulfilment centers throughout Atlantic Canada servicing our continuing care partners, we are able to offer customized solutions and specialized care focused on safety and resident health. Although we have the national strength, support and resources if our parent company Sobeys Inc., it is the local focus of our community pharmacy teams that we consider our greatest asset.

igility, a subsidiary of Health Association Nova Scotia (HANS), is an organization focused on customized innovation solutions in all aspects of our members’ evolving business needs. We leverage our knowledge and experience within the many aspects of health care to identify solutions that are of great importance to the challenges facing continuing care. Our work with Guldmann Carelift Solutions and the Wound Management Program are examples of our ability to adapt and deliver.

The Wound Management Program was developed to support the continuing care sector. The foundation for this program is to assist the sector in a consistent approach in the prevention and management of evidence-informed wound care, improve the wound management outcomes and build capacity through knowledge transfer within the continuing care sector.

Guldmann is a Danish manufacturer of patient lift systems and has been privately owned and operated for over 41 years; starting in 1980. During that time, they have expanded globally, including into Canada about 10 years ago. Guldmann has produced many generations of evolving ceiling lifts and innovative track solutions that continue to lead the industry in functional excellence and reliability. Based on our extensive experience with all manufactures of ceiling lift systems, the Guldmann product is truly exceptional; the best performing and longest lasting at a great price.

igility is the exclusive distribution, service and installation partner for Guldmann in Nova Scotia.

Silver Tier

Centricity Research, formerly True North Clinical Research, is driven to make a difference in the lives of all those who are touched by conditions related to aging, and specialize in research related to Alzheimer’s disease.

Through passion and innovation, we’re committed to finding new treatments to maintain an improved quality of life for our patients.

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The Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia is a not-for-profit health charity serving Nova Scotians impacted by Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. Active in communities across the province, the Society offers help for today through programs and services and hope for tomorrow by funding research to find the cause and the cure.

Through our programs and services, we provide education and support to people living with dementia, their care partners, healthcare professionals and the public.

Every day, research is getting us closer to finding the causes and cures for Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, as well as new and effective approaches to improving care and quality of life for those living with dementia. We’re committed to promoting evidence-based information and partnering on a wide range of local and national research initiatives.

Dementia: Understanding the Journey was created to develop and enhance the competencies of current and future health care providers. Its core goal is to provide standardized foundation education for those supporting people living with dementia.

Supporting persons with dementia involves many disciplines within a health care system; Dementia: Understanding the Journey is developed for all care providers regardless of experience or educational background.

Pfizer Canada strives to profoundly impact the health of Canadians through the discovery, development and delivery of medicines and vaccines.

We believe in supporting the people in the communities where we work and live through our community investment partnerships. We bring essential medicines to the vulnerable and we lend a hand to those in need.

Through our partnerships we offer the possibility of a healthier world.