Dementia resources

A list of resources – including apps, audio and video resources and other publications – about dementia.

Resources

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Grant Opportunity: Improving respite care for people with dementia and their carers – webinar recording

This webinar provides information about the Improving respite care for people with dementia and their carers grant opportunity for potential applicants, including aged care providers.
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COVID-19 aged care grief and trauma support services – Help for dementia associated behaviours

An Auslan translation describing support services for aged care providers to ease the impacts of lockdown on residents living with dementia.
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Top 3 with Professor Michael Kidd – Dementia

Professor Michael Kidd, Deputy Chief Medical Officer answers some of the common questions around dementia.

Dementia Discovery

Free short introductory modules about dementia and communication strategies in care settings. Includes online micro-courses of only 15 minutes.

Dementia Expert Reference Group (DERG) – Terms of reference

This document contains the terms of reference for the Dementia Expert Reference Group (DERG).

Specialist Dementia Care Program (SDCP) – Information Booklet

The Specialist Dementia Care Program (SDCP) Information Booklet provides information for families and carers looking for specialised dementia care support services. The booklet includes an overview of program eligibility and referral requirements and where to go to for further dementia support.

Appendix A – MRFF Dementia, Ageing and Aged Care Mission projects funded as of July 2022

Appendix A to the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) Dementia, Ageing and Aged Care Mission Implementation Plan identifies Dementia, Ageing and Aged Care Mission projects funded as at July 2022.

Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) – Dementia, Ageing and Aged Care Mission International Review of the Roadmap and Implementation Plan

This report summarises the outcomes of the Dementia, Ageing and Aged Care Mission International Review Panel meeting on 5 November 2020. The panel met to inform the strategic direction of the Dementia, Ageing and Aged Care Mission’s Roadmap and Implementation Plan.

Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) – Dementia, Ageing and Aged Care Mission Implementation Plan

This plan supports the implementation of the Dementia, Ageing and Aged Care Mission Roadmap and establishes a strategy to address the Mission’s goals.

Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) – Dementia, Ageing and Aged Care Mission Roadmap and Implementation Plan National Consultation Report

This report summarises the national consultation on the Dementia, Ageing and Aged Care Health Mission Roadmap and Implementation Plan conducted between 14 December 2020 and 23 April 2021.
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