Media Releases

Monday 14 January 2019

Developing and managing a care plan for people living with dementia is a shared responsibility between health and aged care organisations.

Dementia Australia CEO Maree McCabe said it provides an opportunity to demonstrate clinical leadership and evidence based practice in all aspects of care including minimising the use of antipsychotic medications and other forms of restraint.   

Wednesday 9 January 2019

Dementia Australia has welcomed the rollout of an additional 10,000 new high-level home care packages, which commences this week and will support more senior Australians, including those with dementia, to remain living independently in their own homes.