Following is a selection of external websites in the area of dementia with a focus on indigenous health and sites which are nationally based.
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The Valuing People website has been taken offline in October 2019.
Valuing People was developed by Dementia Australia to support community organisations to help improve the quality of support they provide to people impacted by dementia.
Dementia Australia's Centre for Dementia Learning offers a range of education for people working in the aged care, health and community sectors, you can find out more by visiting www.dementialearning.org.au or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Department of Veterans' Affairs has developed the Veterans' Medicines Advice and Therapeutics Education Services (Veterans' MATES) project with the aim of improving the use of medicines and related health services in the veteran community.
Walking is a healthy activity that should be part of your everyday life. There is no need to stop walking even once you have been diagnosed with dementia.
Walking Safely with Dementia offers information, tips and strategies for you if you are living with dementia, and also for your family and carers. It suggests ways you can walk safely and how we as a community can help if you become lost or disoriented.
The Western Australian Centre for Health and Ageing (WACHA) is not for profit Centre dedicated to improving health in mid life and beyond. WACHA's research focuses on searching for, and finding new treatments, to prevent disease and discovering cures for disabling diseases such as, dementia, depression and frailty.
Where do Australians stand on dementia booklet summarises the latest survey information telling us what Australians understand and think about dementia, supplemented with the latest facts and statistics.
The survey information comes from two surveys commissioned by Dementia Australia:
Feeling forgetful or confused? Finding out what is wrong is the first step to getting help.
Have you become concerned about increasing lapses in memory, or other changes in your thinking or behaviour?
These Younger Onset Dementia and the NDIS resources provide information on understanding the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) and how to access services and support.