LGBTI and dementia

LGBTI and dementiaFor people living with dementia who are Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender or Intersex (LGBTI), their care partners, family and friends.

This guide was prepared by Dementia Australia for LGBTI people living with dementia, their families, friends and care partners.

This guide is based on discussions, consultations and input from LGBTI people. We would like to acknowledge everyone who contributed to the development of this resource.

Dementia Australia is committed to inclusive practice that values and respects diversity. The acronym LGBTI is used throughout this resource as its meaning is generally understood and familiar to readers. Dementia Australia acknowledges that the acronym LGBTI may not reflect the spectrum of potential diverse relationships, sexual orientations and sex or gender identities.