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Your help & support is vital

There is estimated to be more than 425,416 Australians living with dementia. It is the second leading cause of death in Australia and there is no cure. Your fundraising efforts will enable us to continue to provide much-needed support services, education and social research.

raised of
$2,000,000 goal
Thanks to
173 supporters
raised by 173 fundraisers with over 313 donations
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Fundraising hits $10,000

Memory Walk & Jog fundraisers have hit $10,000 in under 1 month!

29 Oct 2018
Ambassadors attend Government House

Dementia Australia Ambassadors attended a reception at Government House Victoria

25 Oct 2018
2019 registrations NOW OPEN!

Registrations are now open for all Memory Walk & Jog 2019 events!

02 Oct 2018

My father had dementia so I am all too aware of the impact it has not only on the person with dementia, but also on those close to them. It is important for people to know where to go to get help. No one has to walk the journey alone.

Ita Buttrose
Ita Buttrose

Dementia is so prevalent it’s almost inconceivable that it has remained a taboo illness for so long. It’s not until you have been touched personally by the disease that you begin to understand just how common it really is and how many families it

Doris Younane
Doris Younane

Alzheimer’s disease can not only affect the elderly, it can also strike the young. As the people with dementia are affected, so are their loved ones and family.

Natarsha Belling
Natarsha Belling