Website news

What's new?

In this segment of Dementia News we aim to keep you informed about the latest new videos, help sheets, toolkits, manuals, and other online resources on the Dementia Australia website.


Video Gallery

Video GalleryWelcome to the new Dementia Australia Video Gallery where we showcase videos on a wide range of subjects. Listen to children speaking frankly about what it is like having a parent or grandparent with dementia.

Browse our community language section – where we have Arabic and Spanish collections now available and more languages are being loaded into the library every week.

Watch videos on Homelessness and dementia, Lewy body disease, Risk reduction, Planning ahead, and more.


New videos

Safely HomeNew videos released since the last edition of Dementia News include Safely Home (QLD), Debunking dementia myths, Detecting dementia in general practice, and Living with intellectual disability and dementia. You can watch these videos in our new Video Gallery.


Help Sheet updates

GeneticsThe Dementia Australia help sheets provide advice, common sense approaches and practical strategies on the issues most commonly raised about dementia.

These popular PDFs are read and downloaded more than a thousand times each day.

Recent updates to help sheets include:

Genetics of dementia
This Dementia Q&A help sheet has been revised (January 2016).

Vascular cognitive impairment
This Dementia Q&A help sheet has been revised (January 2016).