Alzheimers Hastings provides a range of practical and emotional support, advice and information for people affected by memory loss, Alzheimer’s disease, or any other form of dementia. We support people with the disease as well as their family, whānau and carers in Hastings and Central Hawke’s Bay. We also provide information to the wider local community and advocate on behalf of people affected by dementia. Our services include home visits by community liaison officers, support groups for people with dementia and their carers, education courses and our Chatham Day Club for people with dementia.
A diagnosis of dementia can be devastating for the whole family, so it is important to seek support as soon as possible from professionals who understand what you are going through. Accessing support early also enables people to make decisions about their welfare in the future.
Our community liaison officers (CLOs) offer the following services for people with dementia, thier carers and family/whanau. Anyone can make contact and this service is free.
Call for better understanding of dementia care
Posted 24 April 2013
Scam Alert from "newyearsupport"
Posted 25 February 2013
Posted 18 February 2013
National Dementia Awareness Campaign
Posted 04 February 2013
Younger Onset Dementia Forum
Posted 14 January 2013
Congratulations Alzheimers Rotorua
Posted 11 October 2012
Alzheimers New Zealand launches national awareness campaign
Posted 04 September 2012
Dementia made a national health priority in Australia
Posted 15 August 2012