Individuals

Planning Ahead

This website will help you to plan ahead for your future. It is a practical and comprehensive resource for people across Australia just like you. It gives you the information you need to make decisions and helps you to put your decisions into action.

What is "planning ahead"? Planning ahead is thinking about your future, and putting things in place so that your choices will be known and acted on if you cannot express these choices yourself later in life.

Dementia - A resource guide for carers and families

This booklet has been jointly developed by Home Instead Senior Care and Alzheimer’s Australia to help people caring for those with dementia.

  • This booklet explains what dementia is and how it may affect people.
  • Suggests ways a carer can provide practical support.
  • Provides tips for communication and activities specific to the condition.
  • Includes information about where to find additional resources for carers.

Supporting and Accommodating People with Dementia at Professional Conferences and Other Events

A Dementia Alliance International publication - Because members of Dementia Alliance International (DAI) have a unique perspective on conferences we decided to assemble responses from post-event informal email surveys of the past four years to see how people with dementia and care partners feel about the access, support, and enablement provided at professional meetings of Alzheimer’s Disease International (ADI) and other conferences or events.