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Helping Your Family Member with Dementia Move into Residential Aged Care

Adjusting to living in aged care can be especially difficult for an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander person who is living with dementia and may not understand why they cannot stay at home or be on Country. This helpsheet provides ideas to help your family member feel more at home in aged care and keep connection with family, community and country.