Alzheimer's Australia Vic

Ring the National Dementia Helpline: 1800 100 500 and ask for the South Eastern Melbourne Region Alzheimer's Service

9 am - 5 pm

For interpreter services contact the Helpline through the Telephone Interpreting Service on 131 450

Refer carer and family post-diagnosis for further information and support to Alzheimer’s Australia Vic.

Alzheimer’s Australia Vic provides various Commonwealth and state government funded services including counselling, Living with Memory Loss Groups, Memory Lane Cafés, education and advance care planning.

Triggers for referral for a carer:

  • New diagnosis
  • Early planning
  • Behavioural issues
  • Communication issues
  • Respite needs
  • Emotional support
  • Carer stress
  • Accessing services
  • Relinquishing care
  • Family conflict[1]

Full Contact Details

Phone 1800 100 500

Alzheimer's Australia

Department of Health – A guide to services for people with dementia and their carers 2012, pg. 44