This website acts as a portal of social and support services for people living with dementia. It will also help carers, health professionals and interested members of the community in the Illawarra and Shoalhaven.
Dementia Illawarra Shoalhaven was developed through a partnership between researchers at the University of Wollongong and the Illawarra Dementia Services Network.
The website will help you locate information, local services and resources with links to reliable sources. The menu above is designed to help you access:
- Information to help you better understand dementia and the steps and key contacts for obtaining assessment and diagnosis
- Resources if you have dementia such as living well with dementia, care services, younger onset dementia and multicultural information and services
- Resources if you are a carer, or a health professional, or want to learn about dementia friendly environments
- Information about this website or the Dementia Friendly Kiama project.