A compilation of web based CALD resources which may assist in the delivery of culturally appropriate care to older people.
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The DementiaKT Hub - a new one-stop online destination for the latest research-based dementia resources involving DCRC expertise
Allies In Dementia Care Health Project has developed resources which provide an overview about the vital role of allied health in supporting people with a dementia.
Dementia Evidence Toolkit is a comprehensive free web tool providing easy access to research evidence on dementia care and treatment.
Children impacted by dementia in their family can find information and support on this interactive website designed specifically for them by Dementia Australia/VIC.
This report contains seven key findings to improve the uptake and quality of advance care planning for people with cognitive decline
Dementia Friendly Communities showcases examples of dementia-friendly initiatives around the world
An app that recommends practical changes carers can make in the home to assist the person living with dementia.
ReThink Respite provides a portal of information and resources for carers and people living with dementia in Australia.
The Environmental Design Education Service created by Professor Richard Fleming and Kirsty Bennett has won the Older Persons’ Mental Health Award at this year’s Mental Health Matters Awards.
A compilation of knowledge from architects, other built environment professionals and researchers about design for older people, including people with dementia.
The publication describes the 10 key principles that define an appropriate physical environment for people with dementia in hospital and the use of audit tools to help identify areas for...
A guide to help arts and cultural organisations make venues more dementia-friendly
An online resource that provides clinicians with evidence-based information and simple strategies to minimise the risk of functional decline for older people in hospital.
A resource to assist practitioners and families help people with an intellectual disability understand and come to terms with a diagnosis of dementia.
A DVD resource to support people living with dementia and intellectual disability and those individuals and organisation who assist them.
A Guide for those interested in setting up a community-based music group for people living with dementia and their carers.
The DPUK is a resource for person-centred dementia research designed to fast-track scientific understanding, treatments and the prevention of the disease.
AJDC article about The Dementia And Imagination research project website looking into the impact of art in improving life for people with dementia and their carers.
A factsheet and also a tool to help carers and bank staff to better understand dementia, financial capacity, supported decision-making, signs of financial abuse and appropriate responses to suspected abuse.
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