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Regional and Remote Support

Are you an aged care provider or health care service in a regional or remote area and would like Dementia Support Australia to spend time with you and your clients?

Dementia Support Australia is pleased to offer targeted remote outreach to services across Australia with access disadvantage. This includes the ability to:

  1. Meet with local Service Providers, GPs, Residential Care - Provide opportunities to network with services, determine their needs and discuss how DSA can support
  2. Undertake on the ground DSA Client Case Work - Visiting clients as per DSA service both in community and residential setting, and offer coaching and development for staff to better understand changed behaviours for the individual with dementia
  3. Understand the needs from the ground up - Opportunity to be present in the community, get to know the people in the community face-to-face and understand their needs and how DSA can support

DSA provides regular opportunities in regional and remote areas for care providers and carers to connect with our consultants.

To enquire, please contact dsanews@dementia.com.au.

To refer clients into the DSA service, please click on the button below or phone 1800 699 799.

Note: Referral intake from all regional and remote locations across Australia is available 24/7 all year-round. DSA support to regional and remote locations in the table below is not restricted to the listed visit timings. The outreach visits outlined in the table below is to offer additional DSA support to these regions with access disadvantage.

Due to ongoing and ever changing COVID developments visits may be delayed due to unforeseen circumstances or events.

Dementia Support Australia regional and remote visits 2022


Month

Location

March

Kangaroo Island – SA

Goldfields – Norseman, Kalgoorlie, Leonara/Laverton, Esperance  – WA 

April

Surf Coast/Shipwreck Coast – VIC

Longreach – QLD

May

Eye Peninsula – SA

Walcha – Warialda   – NSW

June

Kimberley – Broome, Derby, Fitzroy Crossing, Halls Creek, Wyndham, Kununurra – WA (2 weeks)

July

 Mount Isa – QLD

August

Grampians – Wimmera – VIC

Far North West Tasmania – TAS

September 

Norfolk Island – QLD
Coober Pedy – SA

October

Pilbara – Karratha, Roebourne, Port Hedland, South Hedland, Newman – WA
Bega Valley Shire  – NSW

November

West Coast of Tasmania including King Island – TAS