Early onset dementia

Younger onset dementia

Patterns of health service use by people with dementia in their last year of life: New South Wales and Victoria

This report examines the health services usage of people with dementia in their last year of life and the findings have important implications for Australia’s health and aged care systems.

World Alzheimer report 2011

The World Alzheimer Report 2011 shows that there are interventions that are effective in the early stages of dementia, some of which may be more effective when started earlier, and that there is a strong economic argument in favour of earlier diagnosis and timely intervention.

A shared journey: insights from the Banksia Younger Onset Dementia Support Group

The study of a pilot program to support people with younger onset dementia in the Frankston area of outer Melbourne has found that the participants valued being involved in initiating and organising activities that they find meaningful and enjoyable, and having the chance to share...