Books and Links
Books and Links

Dementia
Dementia is not a natural ageing process, but is always due to disease. Dementia is a condition where brain function is impaired. Impaired memory is the most prominent symptom, although the ability…

Dementia-like Conditions
The following conditions can be mistaken for dementia: depression alcohol abuse Acute Confusional States (delirium) side-effects of certain types of medications physical diseases such as brain damage…

Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Populations
Brochures are available if you come from another country and would like information on dementia diseases in other languages. see Alzheimers Australia site at www.alzheimers.org.au

I Have Dementia
When you find out you have dementia, many thoughts and feelings will surface. What does this mean? What does the future hold? What am I going to do? It may be very hard to believe that this has…

My Rights
The progression of dementia can lead you to develop problems handling your personal affairs such as decisions regarding health and finances. Therefore, it is a good idea to consider the future and…