Dementia Australia awards and recognition


Collection of awards and trophies against a white background
 

Last updated 11 January 2022

The contribution by Dementia Australia and the people and organisations we have worked closely with on many varied projects, over many years, has been recognised in awards covering education, person-centred care, advocacy, empowering consumers, diversity, fundraising, technology innovations, branding design, public relations and, transparency and accountability in annual reporting.

Please note from 18 October 2017 the federated states and territory bodies of Alzheimer's Australia unified to become one national organisation - Dementia Australia.

2021 Awards

Winner
Victorian Senior of the Year Awards
Category: Premier’s Victorian Senior of the Year
Entry: Anne Tudor OAM, Dementia Advocate, nominated by Dementia Australia


Winner
Future of Ageing Awards
Category: Service Transformation
Entry: Communities of Practice, Dementia Australia


Winner
Future of Ageing Awards
Category: Community Engagement
Entry: Dementia-Friendly Communities Program, Dementia Australia


Winner
innovAGEING
Category: Increasing Access to Care and Services
Entry: Client Services Carer Wellbeing Program


Winner
International Association of Business Communicators - Victoria
Category: Bronze Gold Quill Award, COVID-19 Response & Recovery Management and Communication
Entry: Isolating Not Isolated: Dementia Australia’s response to the COVID-19 crisis


Winner
APAC International Association of Business Communicators
Category: Silver Quill Award - Award of Merit
Entry: Isolating Not Isolated: Dementia Australia’s response to the COVID-19 crisis


Winner
Volunteering Victoria weVolunteer Community Champions Awards
Category: State Community Champions (1 of 5)
Entry: Loren Kumeroa, Volunteer nominated by Dementia Australia


High commendation
Future of Ageing Awards
Category: Consumer Experience
Entry: Dementia Australia Advisory Committee, Dementia Australia


High commendation
Future of Ageing Awards
Category: Indigenous Communities
Entry: Exploring Dementia Program, Dementia Australia


Finalist
Hesta Excellence Awards
Category: Team Excellence in Aged Care
Entry: Centre for Dementia Learning, Dementia Australia


Finalist
Hesta Excellence Awards
Category: Team Excellence in Allied Health
Entry: Blokes in a Caring Role, Dementia Australia


Finalist
Queensland Community Achievement Awards
Category: Australia Pacific LNG Community Hero Award
Entry: Juanita Hughes, Dementia Advocate nominated by Dementia Australia


Finalist
innovAGEING
Category: Enhancing Consumer Experience
Entry: Client Services Post Diagnostic Support Program


Finalist
South Australia Community Achievement Awards
Category: Office for Ageing Well Tackling Ageism Award
Entry: Ian Gladstone, Dementia Advocate, nominated by Dementia Australia