Previously Alzheimer's Australia.
Dementia Australia is a member of Alzheimer's Disease International, the umbrella organisation of Dementia and Alzheimer's Associations around the world.
They advocate on the basis of evidence-based policy, promote awareness of dementia, administer national contracts with the Commonwealth Government and provide research grants to emerging researchers through the Dementia Australia Research Foundation(link is external).
Dementia Australia delivers national dementia programs and services funded by the Commonwealth, including:
the National Dementia Helpline
early intervention programs such Living with Memory Loss
tha National Younger Onset Dementia Key Worker program
Dementia and Memory Community Centres
Carer support groups
Education for family carers
Public awareness activities
a national resources program
Phone: 1800 100 500