Diagnosis, management and support
What we're doing about dementia
Initiatives and programs
National Dementia Helpline
Did you know?
Up to 472,000
Australians are living with dementia. This number is projected to double by 2058.
2 in 5
Australians aged 90 and over are living with dementia.
1 in 12
Australians aged 65 and over are living with dementia.
Source: Australian Institute of Health and Welfare — Dementia in Australia
Who we work with
Dementia Australia is the national peak body for people living with dementia, their families and carers. They provide a range of information, education and support services.
Dementia Support Australia
Dementia Support Australia helps aged and health care professionals, carers, and family members supporting a person living with dementia who is experiencing behaviour changes. They provide a 24-hour helpline and specialised clinical support.
Dementia Training Australia
Dementia Training Australia provides dementia-specific education, training, and professional development for aged and health care professionals.