Alzheimers Australia NSW

Alzheimer's Australia. We represent the more than 353,800 Australians living with dementia and the estimated 1.2 million Australians involved in their care. We advocate for the needs of people living with all types of dementia, and for their families and carers, and provide support services, education and information.

Dementia: what is it?

Dementia affects thinking, behaviour and the ability to perform everyday tasks. This article describes some early signs of dementia, who gets dementia and emphasises the importance of a timely medical diagnosis.

Seniors' Health

Vascular dementia

Vascular dementia is a general term that describes problems with reasoning, planning, judgement, memory and other thinking skills that interfere with daily life. This article discusses the types of vascular dementia, and their causes, diagnosis, treatment and progression.

Seniors' Health