Alzheimer’s Australia Dementia awareness month runs from 1 September to 30 September every year. National Dementia Helpline 1800 100 500. For more information about people’s experiences, support and education please click on the below.
Free educational program offer from ACC, which is suitable for RNs, ENs, AINs and professional care staff. Register for FREE! You can watch as many times as you like on any internet enabled device such as smart phone, iPad, tablet, laptop or computer. CLICK HERE
DEEP or Dementia Engagement and Empowerment Project is a growing user movement of people with dementia across the UK. Download your free dementia awareness posters. CLICK HERE
Associate Professor Colm Cunningham joined ACC in the to talk about BPSD: Responding to Behavioural Symptoms of Dementia. For more information about this course titled BPSD: Responding to Behavioural Symptoms of Dementia. CLICK HERE
Alzheimer’s Australia and NPS MedicineWise have partnered to educate and empower people living with a diagnosis of dementia. For more information including Imelda’s story. CLICK HERE
Agnes is a person living with dementia. Watch an ACC interview with Agnes from the recent HammondCare International Dementia Conference. Download a copy of Dementia & Sensory Challenges CLICK HERE
Gary Campbell has worked as an enrolled nurse for Eldercare for nearly 30 years. Gary writes about his professional experiences and personal observations as an ACC Guest Blogger. Gary’s recent blog is about going to the toilet. CLICK HERE
‘Dementia Downunder’ is an online support group for anyone in Australia with a family member, friend, resident or patient with a type of Dementia. Request to join this closed group on Facebook. CLICK HERE
For more information about joining the ACC Community to engage, inform and inspire learning in your organisation for better care outcomes for older people please contact us here.