Many people with dementia can still have an active and independent social life. This information kit helps you support them to stay socially connected so they can live as well as possible and feel less isolated.
You can read the information online, download the information to your desktop, or print them out to read later.
Family and friends matter
Our comprehensive guide to staying connected to a person living with dementia.Get family and friends matter
Tips to assist social engagement
Our collection of quick, easy-to-read help information on dementia and social connection.Read our help sheets
Dementia social planner
Help people with dementia make social plans.Get the planner
Making the most of life with dementia
Real stories about people living with dementia and how they stay socially active and connected.Watch personal stories
Dementia Australia Library Service
Our national library service provides access to a comprehensive collection of print and digital resources about dementia.Visit the library
Become a Dementia Friend
Small, everyday acts of support and understand can make a big difference in the lives of people impacted by dementia.Discover Dementia Friends
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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