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Certificate IV in Dementia Practice now recruiting
Our accredited course, now recruiting for March 2017, provides participants with unique opportunities to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to become a dementia champion in their own workplace.
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The Dementia Guide, a friend to support people living with dementia and carers

The Dementia Guide, a comprehensive, free handbook and online guide released today by Alzheimer’s Australia Vic will offer invaluable information and support options for anyone who has been impacted by dementia.
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Call for abstracts to
#bethechange2017


Alzheimer’s Australia’s national conference is calling for abstracts. Key dates: Abstract submission closes 18 April; 

Earlybird registration ends 18 July 2017
 
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‘Bigger Hearts’ film released to call for locals to get behind a dementia-friendly Ballarat. A film was released by the Ballarat #BiggerHearts team has captured moving, warm and sometimes funny moments at a gathering between people living with dementia and our community.
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Enabling EDIE – virtual reality gets mobile

Register for our new virtual reality workshops – a comprehensive three hour session exploring the impact of a diagnosis through the eyes of a person living with dementia using VR simulated scenarios.
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Dementia library hits the road

Packed with dementia-related books, DVDs and audiobooks, our Hawthorn-based library service has expanded to include a permanent branch at our Oak Street site, plus a series of pop-ups held at various locations across the state.
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Event
Memory Walk & Jog - Mornington Peninsula

Where Point Nepean Park, Defence Road, Portsea
When Sunday 22 January 2017

The first 500 people to register will receive a FREE Memory Walk & Jog event T-shirt!
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Health effects of aspirin on dementia explored in Australia and US trial

A ground-breaking international clinical trial is testing whether daily low-dose aspirin can increase the number of years that older people live in good health, free from persistent physical and cognitive disability, including dementia.
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New family information and support sessions for younger onset dementia

We are pleased to announce the extension of our popular program of family carer education and support sessions, to include a range of topics specific to younger onset dementia.
 
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Our year in the 2015-16 Annual Report

Read all about our achievements and activities throughout the last financial year. 7,650 Victorians supported through counselling, 17,600 course participants – all in our role as advocates and supporting the 87,000 Victorians living with dementia, their families and carers. Read more here.
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98-104 Riversdale Road, Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia 3122
Tel +61 3 9815 7800    W fightdementia.org.au/vic

National Dementia Helpline 1800 100 500
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