The Cognitive, Dementia and Memory Service (CDAMS) is a specialist multidisciplinary diagnostic, referral and educational service for people experiencing memory loss or changes to their thinking (cognition), and for those who care about them.
- Expert clinical diagnosis
- Information on appropriate treatment
- Education and support
- Help in planning for the future
- Information on dealing with day-to-day issues
- Links to other service providers or community supports
Available to anyone experiencing changes to their memory and thinking, and to those who support them
Appointments may be made directly without a doctor’s referral.
Your doctor or other healthcare professional may also refer you to a CDAMS service.
How to access
A list of CDAMS centres can be viewed here. (http://www.health.vic.gov.au/subacute/cdams.htm)
To find a CDAMS service near you, enter your postcode or suburb below.
Monday to Friday, 9 am – 5 pm
The CDAMS may be partly or fully covered by Medicare.
Contact the service before you attend if you would like more information about cost.