Experts in aging and advocates for new attitudes and innovative approaches, the doctors and staff at the Kawartha Centre help their patients focus on living life to the fullest, today and in the future.

Our focus is three-fold: Action, Research and Care – an ARC approach that encompasses a full spectrum of patient, caregiver and community needs.

Who we are - action


From patient care to age-friendly policy, Kawartha Centre doctors and staff are committed to a comprehensive approach, actively advocating for new ideas and attitudes towards dementia and aging.

Because we all stand to benefit by helping patients, caregivers, communities and government to build new models of healthy aging.

photo of Shanthi in pharmacy


As a recognized leader in innovative approaches and clinical research into aging care and dementia, the Kawartha Centre works closely with national and international organizations that share their commitment to treating and ultimately curing dementia and memory loss.

A member of the Consortium of Canadian Centres for Clinical Cognitive Research. Learn more at

A  member of the Global Alzheimer’s Platform (GAP). Learn more at


A community-based clinic, the Centre is a warm and welcoming place, with a patient-focused philosophy. A multi-level approach brings expertise and resources together in a single safe and trusted space and empowers patients to be active participants in their own health. The Kawartha Centre is also involved in outreach with governments and other organizations to enhance community-based care.