Other Support and Services available in Queensland
As the awareness of dementia grows, there are more support and services devloping around Queensland. There are many organisations providing services, as well as independent peer support groups established across the state.
Below are details for various support and services available in Queensland, not provided by Alzheimer's Australia (Qld):
Online Support Group - Dementia Alliance International
When: Every Tuesday, 1.00pm - 2.30pm
Where: ZOOM Online video (map)
Equipment required: A computer/laptop/tablet with internet connection
This support group is run by people with dementia, for people with dementia, and is a meeting place for people diagnosed with all dementias including Alzheimer's disease or cognitive impairment under review. It is a confidential forum, not for professionals or interested others to attend, and the rule on confidentiality is that anything said in the group, stays in the group. Respect and dignity for all, as well as providing a safe and empowering environment are some of our goals.
Dementia Alliance International is running and funding this group.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to register for this support group. The link to the group will be emailed to you the day before the support group meeting.