Alzheimer’s disease

Being diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease can lead to a range of emotions, and there can be a lot to learn. This information kit helps you learn about Alzheimer’s disease, identify goals for the future, and access support and services.

You can read the information online, download the information to your desktop, or print them out to read later. 

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A guide to Dementia Australia’s information, support and education.

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The Dementia Guide

Our comprehensive guide for people living with dementia, and their friends, families and carers.

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Alzheimer’s disease

This help sheet describes Alzheimer's disease, as well as its symptoms, causes, progression and treatment.

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Help sheets

Browse our big collection of quick, easy-to-understand help sheets on all aspects of dementia. 

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We’re here to provide the support you need, anywhere in Australia.

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Programs suited to support the needs of people living with dementia, families and carers, health professionals and general community.

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If you have questions about any of the information included in this kit, you can:

Call the National Dementia Helpline: 1800 100 500

Request a callback using the helpline form

Chat online: helpline webchat

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