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1800

Australians are diagnosed with dementia

every week.

More than

353,800

Australians currently live with

dementia and Alzheimer's disease.

Dementia is not a normal part of the ageing process. 

Dementia is always fatal. There is no cure.

Alzheimer’s disease – the second leading cause of death in Australia! Currently affecting more than 353,800 Australians, this frightening number is growing. It is estimated that one million Australians will have Alzheimer’s by 2050 without a significant medical breakthrough.