At a glance
Dementia Waikato is a Charitable Trust providing support and information throughout the Greater Waikato Region, for people affected by dementia. Our Trained and specialist staff are caring and knowledgeable.
Dementia Waikato provides information, education, ongoing support, advice and personal advocacy for people experiencing dementia, their families/whanau and those who are close to them. a diagnosis of dementia brings up many issues for a person and their supporters. Dementia Waikato helps people to negotiate their way forwards in ways that suit their unique experience and circumstances.
HOW CAN WE HELP?
Dementia Waikato provides:
Home visits and telephone support
Care partner support groups throughout the region
Advice about community support
Family Education sessions to help understand how a person experiences dementia and develop strategies and skills to support everyone's wellbeing.
Living with memory loss programmes
Activity groups for people with dementia
Information about forms of dementia
Community awareness talks
Training for residential care facility staff and in-home carer.