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World Alzheimer’s Day – 21 September

World Alzheimer’s Day, September 21st of each year, is a day on which Alzheimer’s organizations around the world concentrate their efforts on raising awareness about Alzheimer’s and dementia. Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia, a group of disorders that impairs mental functioning. Every 68 seconds, someone in the worlds develops Alzheimer’s disease. [...]

By |2017-01-19T11:45:18+11:00September 21st, 2016|News|0 Comments

Story of a lifetime

Celebrate the life and legacy of a special family member with the power of film. An award-winning documentary filmmaker has turned his hand to capturing the stories of older Australians and those living with dementia in short films designed as mementos for families. When filmmaker Simon Cunich’s grandmother Lesley was diagnosed with dementia, he said [...]

By |2017-01-19T14:26:23+11:00July 6th, 2016|News|0 Comments