The term 'younger onset dementia' is used to describe any form of dementia diagnosed in people under the age of sixty-five.
Alzheimer’s Australia Vic offer a range of services for people with younger onset dementia and their families and carers, including;
We also run the younger onset dementia Living with Dementia Program, providing information and support for people living with early stage dementia and their family and friends.
The Younger onset dementia section provides more information about understanding and managing younger onset dementia.
For more information contact us or call the National Dementia Helpline 1800 100 500.