24/7 Nationwide Dementia Support Service
Dementia Support Australia is a borderless support service available 24 hours a day, seven days a week (including public holidays). Our support teams are located in every state and territory and can respond to referrals from anywhere across the country.
DSA recognises that rural and remote Australians require the same standard of access to this vital programme as those in metropolitan cities. No matter where you are located in Australia, response times for DBMAS and SBRT remain the same.
DSA consultants have the capability to reach rural and remote clients within one week for DBMAS and 48 hours for SBRT cases.
We understand the importance of providing our services to people living in rural and remote areas. DSA consultants are skilled in addressing the specific needs of those in rural and remote areas
Support can be via phone, video conferencing, and face to face visits, depending on the person’s need.
Dementia Support Australia is a nationally consistent service, while providing a visible local presence. Assistance is provided to the care recipient where they are. This could be at home, in a residential aged care facility or in an acute or primary care facility. The team are available 24/7 (seven) days a week (including public holidays).