Concussions in sport in the news

By NZDF on 5/02/2020

The concern over concussions and head injury in sport leading to increased dementia risk has spread to rugby, as a special New Zealand Herald feature explains.


Celebration Choir has recorded a song

By NZDF on 5/02/2020

The CeleBRation Choir, a community singing group for adults living with an acquired neurological condition, has recorded a song written especially for them called Celebration.

 


Kiwi Alister Robertson is the new chair of Dementia Alliance International.

By NZDF on 5/02/2020

Alister was diagnosed with younger onset Alzheimer’s in 2014 and has become a vocal advocate in New Zealand and internationally.


NZDF Briefing to Minister

By NZDF on 5/02/2020

The NZ Dementia Foundation  provided a briefing for the incoming Minister in December 2020: Dementia rising to the challenge.