Summary of the first Network meeting available

By NZDF on 5/02/2020

The first meeting of the Dementia Mate Wareware Network was held on the 17th of November 2022. 
A booklet is available that summarises the key messages that came out of the discussion. 


Repositioning dementia event

By Alzheimers NZ on 5/02/2020

Alzheimer's New Zealand has announced the programme for their first new one-day event Repositioning Dementia: A new start.

The inaugural event – held both in person and online – is on Thursday 23 March at the National Library of New Zealand, Wellington.

It’s the first one-day event in a new series by the organisation.

Action Plan endorsed by Cabinet

By NZDF on 5/02/2020

Cabinet material related to Cabinet's endorsement of the dementia sector’s 'Improving Dementia Mate Wareware Services in Aotearoa New Zealand – Action Plan (September 2021)' is now available online. The aim of the plan is to guide improvements in dementia mate wareware supports for people with dementia and their whānau and carers.

Dementia ecosystem webinar available

By NZDF on 5/02/2020

In September 2022 Alzheimers New Zealand hosted a webinar about "Addressing the dementia challenge in the new Health Ecosystem: A discussion with Te Whatu Ora". The recorrded version of the webinar is available to view on the Alzheimers New Zealand website