Services and programs

Alzheimer’s Australia (Qld) offers a range of services for people with dementia, family carers, industry workers and anyone who wants to know more about memory loss, dementia or good brain health.

Alzheimer's Australia Qld's services include

National Dementia Helpline 1800 100 500 offers information and support from trained advisors.

About Dementia is a resource that lists our services in Queensland, you can also order a hard copy through the National Dementia Helpline.

Free Community Education a wide range of topics for people interested in dementia, memory and healthy ageing throughout Queensland.

Training Programs a range of specialised courses with nationally recognised qualifications for industry workers.

Support Groups a varied program of support groups and free activities for people living with Dementia, their carers and family.

Support for families and carers providing free counselling, information and support for people with dementia, their carers and family.

Living with Younger Onset Dementia is designed specifically for people in the early stages of dementia who have been diagnosed aged 65 years and under. This is their opportunity to share their experiences or feelings with others in the same situation. Participants are able to bring a carer, family member or friend with them if they like.

Memory Lane Cafe Post Support Sessions are held approximately one month following from the Living with Memory Loss or Living with Younger Onset Dementia programs.

Counselling: Alzheimer’s Australia (Qld) provides free one-on-one counselling sessions for people affected by a diagnosis of dementia, including the person with dementia, their families and carers.

Information Sessions: Alzheimer’s Australia (Qld) offers special sessions throughout the year which provide a simple easy to understand introduction to dementia.

Programs for 2016

Programs are available across Queensland for people living with dementia, their families and their carers. For a complete list and information on how you can attend a session, please click here