For people with dementia - NT

Memory loss and confusion can be the most striking initial symptoms of dementia related illnesses.

The Living With Memory Loss program is available to people dealing with memory loss, and their family members.

Living With Memory Loss

Living With Memory Loss is a comprehensive program for people who have recently been diagnosed with dementia or memory loss and their family and/or friends. The program is conducted by Alzheimer’s Australia NT at various locations in the Territory.

The program provides information and support regarding memory loss and dementia. 

Topics covered include: 

  • Symptoms and diagnosis 
  • Adapting to changes 
  • Research and new drug treatments 
  • Practical strategies 
  • Communication 
  • Relationships with family and friends 
  • Looking after yourself 
  • Planning for the future 
  • Community services 
  • Legal issues

For further information about the Living With Memory Loss program, or to find out when the next course will be held, please contact Darwin Client Services on 08 7979 0076 or Alice Springs Client Services on 08 7979 0081.