Has your family member had a recent diagnosis of dementia? Are you a bit confused about what to do next? Our Dementia Phone Support program can assist.
About the program
Receiving a dementia diagnosis can be life changing for the person with dementia and their family.
This service links families with the supports they need, when they need it.
We will help you understand the service system and who to contact for information and advice
How it works
An experienced health professional will telephone you six to eight weeks following diagnosis to see how you are going and answer any questions you may have.
They will listen to your concerns and help you find the right supports when you need them.
Please phone us on 1800 052 222 for more information.
Download the Dementia Phone Support flyer.
If you are a health care professional and would like to refer someone to this program, please download and complete the Dementia Phone Support referral form.