DTA News Room

19 June, 2016

An app that recommends practical changes carers can make in the home to assist the person living with dementia.

Dementia Training Australia
19 June, 2016

ReThink Respite provides a portal of information and resources for carers and people living with dementia in Australia.

Dementia Training Australia
1 June, 2016

A compilation of knowledge from architects, other built environment professionals and researchers about design for older people, including people with dementia.

Dementia Training Australia
1 April, 2016

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.

Dementia Training Australia
19 February, 2016

A resource to assist practitioners and families help people with an intellectual disability understand and come to terms with a diagnosis of dementia.

Dementia Training Australia
19 February, 2016

A Guide for those interested in setting up a community-based music group for people living with dementia and their carers.

Dementia Training Australia
18 December, 2015

The DPUK is a resource for person-centred dementia research designed to fast-track scientific understanding, treatments and the prevention of the disease.

Dementia Training Australia
18 October, 2015

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.

Dementia Training Australia
18 October, 2015

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.

Dementia Training Australia
19 August, 2015

Article about a video that uses hip hop music to educate young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people about dementia, well-being, culture and respect.

Dementia Training Australia
19 August, 2015

Article about a website which allows Australian health care providers, researchers and consumers to access information about the latest clinical trials, including dementia trials.

Dementia Training Australia
19 August, 2015

Online toolkits which can support community workers, partners, families and carers to provide better assistance to people living with dementia and other chronic conditions.

Dementia Training Australia
19 April, 2015

A free resource for home care services and staff, designed to support workplace learning in the home care sector.

Dementia Training Australia
19 April, 2015

An evidence-based better practice set of resources and tools, focused on developing the capability of staff within residential aged care facilities to take responsibility for making changes in the workplace....

Dementia Training Australia
19 April, 2015

A website created to share stories of good practice and encourage reflection and creative thinking to achieve good person-centred practice in older adult care.

Dementia Training Australia