ADNet is a network of scientists and researchers working to establish a dementia clinical quality registry and best practice guidelines for dementia diagnosis and treatment, and to facilitate the development of effective dementia therapies by providing detailed screening of patients suitable for participation in clinical trials.
Beyond Blue works to raise awareness of depression, anxiety and suicide prevention, reduce the stigma surrounding these issues and provides supports and resources including a helpline, online chat and forums.
Carer Gateway provides access to carer resources including phone counselling, an online carer forum, carer coaching, courses for carer support, skill development, information and links to relevant services.
ECDC is a cognitive diagnostic service based at Box Hill Hospital that sees patients with neurological illnesses with cognitive symptoms. ECDC has a special interest in dementias which occur in younger people. The ECDC website contains a lot of useful information and resources about topics related to dementia, in particular frontotemporal dementia.
Live Life Get Active is a registered health promotion charity that offers free outdoor activities, wellbeing and nutritional programmes to help address obesity, diabetes and mental health, including free fitness sessions for over 55’s.
The Migrant Information Centre supports culturally and linguistically diverse people, groups and service providers in the Eastern Region of Melbourne to enhance their settlement, access to services and strengthen their participation within the community.
Parkinson’s Victoria provides information, education, advice and peer support services to improve the life of people living with Parkinson’s in Victoria, as well as raising awareness and funding for services and research.
Seniors Online is a Victorian Government website that provides a range of resources for seniors including information about Victorian Government programs, health and community information, news, and resource directories.