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The Dementia Learning Centre is our hub of excellence for dementia education. The kaupapa of the Centre is based around people, and the right we all have to feel supported, valued, and loved.

It has been established to:

  • Lift knowledge and understanding about dementia
  • Drive improvement in quality of care and support
  • Enhance continuous learning and development in the sector

The Director of the Dementia Learning Centre is Dr Kathy Peri.

The Dementia Learning Centre is all about transformation – of attitudes and understanding, and of the knowledge and skills we all need to provide the best possible support and care for people living with dementia.

Online programmes

Online programmes

Our e-learning programmes to help improve knowledge and provide support to people living with dementia, care partners and family and whānau.

Educational webinars

Educational webinars

These webinars provide the most up-to-date dementia research and best practice.

Virtual Reality (VR) experience

Virtual Reality (VR) experience

Coming soon! The Educational Dementia Immersive Experience (EDIE) programme, a two-hour virtual reality workshop.

Cognitive Stimulation Training

Cognitive Stimulation Training

Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST) is a non-pharmacological intervention to improve memory and quality of life for people with dementia.

Bespoke programmes and consultancy

Bespoke programmes and consultancy

Get in touch to find out more about our customised education and training programmes from dementia experts who have in-depth knowledge in dementia care.

Get in touch

Dr Kathy Peri
Director, Dementia Learning Centre
education@alzheimers.org.nz
021810269

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