In this article, Jan Golembiewski, a practising architect and neuroscience PhD, reframes the essentials of good design and care delivery for people with dementia.
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DTA will work with the organisation to put together a customised combination of recommended courses, services and resources to meet specific needs.
This is believed to be the first comprehensive guide of its kind and is designed to complement the Clinical Practice Guidelines And Principles Of Care For People With Dementia launched...
The Virtual Forest™ is a screen-projected game for people living with dementia. The virtual environment is designed to be calming and relaxing.
The Caring for Cognitive Impairment Campaign website has resources, strategies and tools to help health care services develop a strategic approach for improving care to patients with cognitive impairment.
An update to the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards is due to be released in late 2017.
Giving Voice Chorus is a choir program for people with dementia and their care partners.
An interactive talking book designed to assist health workers to use a well-being approach to provide meaningful care for younger people living with dementia.
The CAUSEd problem-solving tool assists carers to understand and respond when people with dementia are communicating their unmet needs through their behaviour.
KT in dementia care is the science and art of making what we do match what we know...
A collection of real people’s stories from author Anne Kelly’s almost 30 years’ of experience working in aged and dementia care
A free app to help people with dementia live more independent lives, stay connected to their social environment and give carers tools to engage with and know the person’s life...
This is a collection of curated websites about dementia for people with dementia and carers.
This guide offers practical advice and recommendations, as well as links to other resources, to help organisers ensure people with dementia are included on an equal basis to all other...
A compilation of web based CALD resources which may assist in the delivery of culturally appropriate care to older people.
The DementiaKT Hub - a new one-stop online destination for the latest research-based dementia resources involving DCRC expertise
Dementia Evidence Toolkit is a comprehensive free web tool providing easy access to research evidence on dementia care and treatment.
Dementia Friendly Communities showcases examples of dementia-friendly initiatives around the world
This report contains seven key findings to improve the uptake and quality of advance care planning for people with cognitive decline
Children impacted by dementia in their family can find information and support on this interactive website designed specifically for them by Dementia Australia/VIC.
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