Learning in your region

Dementia Australia is a leading dementia learning service in Australia.

Our highly skilled team has extensive experience in a wide range of areas, facilitating learning experiences which touch, move and inspire participants to transform their practice.

Informed by current research and contemporary practice, our comprehensive suite of education form part of an integrated learning pathway incorporating both accredited and non-accredited courses as well as online.

Dementia Australia offers a range of courses, workshops and presentations for:

For people with dementia

For families and carers

For health professionals

For general community


Our approach builds highly skilled dementia practitioners across a broad range of professions. We also facilitate organisational transformations through our consultancy work with providers. This work can help to achieve better outcomes for consumers and promote a positive work culture that can reduce staff turnover.

We provide tailored education for care partners and families that supports adjusting to changes and promotes meaningful engagement and confidence.

Our work with community groups and organisations seeks to create an inclusive community where there is no longer a stigma associated with living with dementia.

We invite you to visit our Centre for Dementia Learning and experience all that we have to offer to help transform your organisation, practice, relationship, community and the lives of those living with dementia.

For more detailed information or enquiries about our courses and education training available in your area, please contact one of our consultants below:

For general enquiries about courses in Australian Capital Territory please call Karen Cmiel on 02 6255 0722 or email Karen.Cmiel@dementia.org.au

For general enquiries about courses in New South Wales please call 02 8875 4682 or email nsw.education@dementia.org.au

For general enquiries about courses in Northern Territory please call Klem Hedenig on 08 7979 0076 or email Klem.Hedenig@dementia.org.au

For general enquiries about courses in Queensland please call 1800 636 679 or email qld.education@dementia.org.au

For general enquiries about courses in South Australia please call 08 8372 2100 or email sa.training@dementia.org.au

For general enquiries about courses in Tasmania please call Kathy Mason on 03 6279 1109 or email Kathy.Mason@dementia.org.au

For general enquiries about courses in Victoria please call Donna Mercier on 03 9816 5708 or email Donna.Mercier@dementia.org.au

For general enquiries about courses in Western Australia please call National Dementia Helpline on 1800 100 500 or email helpline@dementia.org.au

Or follow one of these links for information about services and programs that are available in your area: