RUDAS Dementia Assessment Service

According to a study done by the Australian Department of Health, seniors over 65 years old are at a high risk of suffering from dementia. Even though early detection of dementia is becoming more and more common, cultural and linguistic barriers make it particularly easy to misdiagnose early onset dementia for Australian seniors from multi-ethnic backgrounds.

澳洲政府继续为失智症(Dementia)群体注入资金支持

为了应对澳洲社会失智症的持续增长,也为了给失智症群体和他们的家庭提供更多的支持和帮助,澳大利亚政府近日宣布将在原有的资金补助上,提供额外的四千四百万澳币资金,用于补助更多的失智症相关的护理服务,培训和项目。

Extended Government Funding for Dementia Programs

To provide more support and care to people living with dementia and their family, dementia training, education and support will get a $44 million boost provided by the government. This funding will extend national programs provided by Dementia Training Australia and Dementia Support Australia for another year.