Latest Dementia Australia News

Five weeks to go … Memory Walk & Jog returning to Canberra in 2022
Crowd favourite costumed runner returns for Sun Run 2022
Four world record attempts, one year, one man … Sunshine Coast endurance champ flexes fundraising muscle for Dementia Australia
Memory Walk & Jog returning to Mildura in 2022, following successful event last year
Dementia Advocates join new Council of Elders
Dementia Australia welcomes launch of first National Memory and Cognition Clinic Guidelines
24/7, life-changing dementia support, counselling, and services to reduce fears and increase ability to live well
$102 million expands National Dementia Support Program
Popular Memory Walk & Jog returning to Canberra in 2022
Ita Buttrose gets set for return of Memory Walk & Jog, with more events than ever before
Calls for re-funding of life-changing dementia-friendly communities program
Victorian Senior of Year well-deserved honour for Dementia Advocate Anne Tudor OAM
Bondi2Berry rides again
Informed consent must for vaccinations in aged care to boost protection and assurance
Dementia Australia sweeps 2021 Future of Ageing Awards
Council working towards becoming dementia-friendly organisation
Dementia Australia support in Mackay and Proserpine
Dementia Australia support in Manjimup
New program helps people find their way forward after dementia diagnosis
Recognising carers across Australia
Covid vaccinations essential to protect people living with dementia
Trailblazers dashing towards dementia-friendly Brisbane 2032
More Support for Home Care Welcomed
Professor Amy Brodtmann joins Dementia Australia as an Honorary Medical Advisor
Research funding a further step towards improving quality of care of people impacted by dementia
Dementia Australia awards $300,000 in funding to help 24 communities become more dementia-friendly
Further Government Investment in Aged Care Welcomed
People living with dementia find joy with customised technology
Dementia peak body welcomes Victorian government spending to introduce ratios in aged care
Ita Buttrose urges support as Memory Walk & Jog returns in 2021, with more events than ever
New discussion paper highlights mental health impacts of COVID-19 on people living with dementia
Dementia Australia courses in Rockhampton and Gladstone
Dementia Australia welcomes NSW government spending to improve palliative care and aged care training
Older Persons Covid-19 Support Line Extended
Dementia peak body welcomes extension of Older Persons COVID-19 Support Line
COVID-19 support line extended and expanded
People living with dementia now better able to stay connected online, with new video conferencing guide
Seven simple tips for living well with dementia
Well targeted music playlists can help dementia sufferers
Focus on dementia in recommendations to Aged Care Royal Commission welcomed by Dementia Australia
Hunter New England residents invited to free Carer Wellness program
Grief and trauma support for people impacted by dementia and COVID-19 welcomed
Newcastle residents living with dementia invited to training course
Dementia Australia takes top tech iAwards honours for Ted AI Avatar
Dementia Australia welcomes Western Australia budget support of health
Carers of people with dementia likely to experience similar discrimination
Dementia Australia honoured as one of 2020 AFR Boss Most Innovative Companies
Dementia Help Sheets to navigate COVID-19 now available in 38 languages