About Us

Alzheimer's Australia is the peak body providing support and advocacy for the more than 332,000 Australians living with dementia.

  • Statistics

    Summary of dementia statistics in Australia.

  • Our history

    In the early 1980s, State and Territory Alzheimer's Associations were established as self-help organisations by and for family carers of people with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. 

  • What we do

    Alzheimer’s Australia advocates the needs of people living with dementia, and their families and carers. As the peak body and charity for all types of dementia, it provides advocacy, support services, education and information.

  • Vision and strategy

    Alzheimer's Australia represents, at the National level, the interests of its federation of State and Territory members on all matters relating to dementia and carer issues.

  • Governance

    Alzheimer's Australia is a federation of State and Territory member Associations, incorporated in New South Wales.

  • Ambassadors

  • Our supporters

    Alzheimer's Australia would like to extend special thanks to the following sponsers and funding partners.

  • Career opportunities

    If you are a dynamic, professional and committed individual who seeks a rewarding experience in a dynamic organisation that provides crucial support, information and guidance through what will be for many, life’s toughest journey, then we would like to hear from you.

  • Contact us

    Alzheimer’s Australia welcomes your feedback and enquiries. We aim to answer them as quickly as possible.