Latest News

Latest News

  • Sleep apnoea a new risk factor for dementia, researchers say – Click here
  • Enhanced lifestyle counselling prevents cognitive decline even in people who are carriers of the APOE4 gene, a common risk factor of Alzheimer’s disease, according to a new study – Click here
  • Bill Gates invests $66M to help fund Alzheimer’s research – Click here
  • New Alzheimer’s Blood Test – Click here
  • 5 Simple Steps to Maximise Your Brain Health is an important component of Alzheimer’s Australia’s dementia risk reduction program, Your Brain Matters, and emphasises how preventive health measures can benefit your brain health – Click here
  • Dementia Research UpdateClick here


The collaboration between Dementia Training Australia and Scalabrini – Aiming to improve the wellbeing and health of people living with dementia, to provide greater opportunities to live more fulfilling and happy lives – Click here


  • Scalabrini’s Gold Soul Program as featured on Channel Ten’s, The Project – Click here
  • Australian Journal of Dementia Care article covering Scalabrini’s Gold Soul Companionship Program – Click here
  • Most of us have countless fond memories of times spent with grandparents. But that’s not the case for everybody. Some grandparents live abroad, interstate, or have passed away. Read the beautiful connection between Playgroups NSW and Scalabrini in bringing two generations together for the mutual benefits for both age groups. – Click here
  • What happens when students live in an aged care facility?Jump on and listen to an interview with the ABC about how students from the University of Sydney are making a huge difference to the lives of Scalabrini residents as part of Scalabrini’s Gold Soul Companionship Program.- Click here
  • ABC news story on how Scalabrini is offering free rent and meals to students in their Gold Soul Companionship Program based at Scalabrini Bexley – Click Here
  • SBS news story featuring The Village by Scalabrini and how clever design solutions are providing alternative ways of thinking about aged care for those living with Demetia – Click here
  • Minister for Senior Australians & Aged Care Ken Wyatt, officially opens The Village by Scalabrini – Click here
  • Taking the citizenship of people with dementia seriously – Click here
  • A village for all Click here
  • Dementia design good for allClick here
  • Keeping couples togetherClick here
  • 9 News: Futuristic aged care facility paving the way with floor sensor technology Click here
  • ITN Productions: Collaboration between Dementia Training Australia and Scalabrini Click here