The National Dementia Helpline is an Australia-wide telephone information and support service for people with dementia, their carers, families and friends. Health professionals and service providers, community organisations and people concerned about memory loss can also contact the helpline.
- Confidential counselling and support for people with dementia and their carers, families and friends
- Information and advice
- Up-to-date written material about dementia
- Referral to advocacy services
- Information about Dementia Australia
- Information about other relevant services
- people with dementia, their carers, families and friends
- people concerned about memory loss
- healthcare professionals
- service providers
- community organisations
How to access
The National Relay Service (NRS) is available to help callers with a hearing or speech impairment. For:
- TTY users, call , then ask for 1800 100 500
- Speak and Listen users, call then ask for 1800 100 500
- Internet relay users, connect to the , then ask for 1800 100 500.
The National Dementia Helpline is a free service.