Scalabrini’s newest facility marks the emergence of a new paradigm in Australia, writes Richard Fleming.
Dementia among the homeless or those at risk of becoming homeless is one of six diverse groups featured in a series of national workshops getting underway this month.
A salutogenic approach, which focuses on factors for health and wellbeing rather than disease, has enormous relevance in aged care, and particularly dementia care, writes Professor Richard Fleming.
Dementia Training Australia has launched a series of short online courses designed to support time-poor community and home care workers learn on the go.
Dementia Training Australia has launched an online learning platform featuring short and flexible courses designed to help time-poor aged care staff complete the training.
A pilot project at the University of Wollongong is providing academics and students across disciplines with the skills needed to address the growing challenge of dementia.
The NSW/ACT Dementia Training Centre is calling on people to register their interest for a free national education and consultancy project to make hospitals more dementia-friendly.
The group’s Dementia Centre will be headed by a European expert, currently based at the University of Stirling in Scotland.