No matter how you are impacted by dementia or who you are, Dementia Australia is there for you. They exist to support and empower the estimated half a million Australians living with dementia and the almost 1.6 million people involved in their care. Founded by carers more than 35 years ago, they are the national peak body for people impacted by dementia in Australia. Dementia Australia is a source of trusted information, education and support services.
Dementia Australia supports people of all ages living with all forms of dementia, their families, and carers. If you or a family member have concerns about changes to memory, thinking or behaviour, or you have dementia, they can support and guide you. Their highly experienced and qualified staff provide information, support and education services and can assist you to access supports and services in your community.
They provide information to help people living with all forms of dementia, their families and carers.
A diagnosis of dementia can lead to a range of concerns and emotions. It can leave people feeling uncertain about the future and it can take some time to adjust.
Dementia Australia can support you to:
If you are a person living with dementia, a family member or carer, Dementia Australia’s experienced staff run educational sessions throughout Australia and online to help build knowledge to support your wellbeing. For information visit: dementia.org.au/education
The National Dementia Helpline is available Monday to Friday, between 8am and 8pm (excluding public holidays). Call 1800 100 500
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