Dementia Action Week | 20-26 October 2021
Dementia impacts close to half a million Australians and almost 1.6 million Australians are involved in their care. The number of people living with dementia is set to double in the next 25 years.
This year, Dementia Action Week focuses on supporting and celebrating carers of people living with dementia, as well as demonstrating that many people living with dementia can continue to live well for many years after their diagnosis.
Below are some helpful resources to help increase your knowledge and awareness of dementia.
7 tips for supporting people living with dementia
5 ways to look after yourself during COVID-19
10 ways to stay busy and upbeat during COVID-19
For more information please visit the Dementia Australia website.
Harbison has a wonderful Wellbeing Team who can assist with any questions about dementia, and supporting people living with dementia as well as their carers. Please contact them on 02 4868 6200.