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Neos Kosmos:Moving Pictures asks Greek community for feedback on dementia short films

Moving Pictures is raising awareness of dementia in many culturally and linguistically diverse communities and now they need the help of the Greek community to evaluate informative short films. To read the full story, click here

2021-02-16T07:00:39+00:00February 16th, 2021|Media|

Greek Herald: Call for Greek-Australian community to evaluate dementia films

The first generation of Greek Australians is ageing, and concurrently dementia rates are increasing. Currently, there are 447,115 Australians living with dementia and this number is expected to surpass 1 million by 2058. National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) is calling for assistance from the Greek-Australian community to evaluate three new Greek-language short films about dementia. Read full story   

2021-02-16T07:01:24+00:00February 16th, 2021|Media|

失智症併非只有老年人才會得 -Elvin Goh from Chung Wah about Moving Pictures

Elvin Goh from Chung Wah in Perth-one of our Moving Pictures partners- speaks to @SBSMandarin on dementia in the Chinese community, the importance of early diagnosis, and the Moving Pictures Chinese resources. To listen, click here

2021-03-24T12:22:25+00:00July 24th, 2020|Media|

Conference presentation | “Hero Behind the Curtain”: Multicultural workers in culturally diverse dementia care

Alzheimer’s Association International Conference 2020 (AAIC) Presented by Dr Josefine Antoniades To read the published abstract, click HERE

2021-03-25T13:43:49+00:00July 21st, 2020|Uncategorized|

Neos Kosmos: New project seeks Greek carers of loved ones with dementia

As the first generation of Greek Australians age, the prevalence of dementia is on the rise. Moving Pictures, spearheaded by Associate Professor Bianca Brijnath, is a series of short films and comics that seek to raise awareness about dementia and services available by documenting the experiences of informal carers, such as family and friends who look after their loved ones, as well as featuring professionals from key service providers the likes of Pronia and Fronditha [...]

2021-03-24T12:35:35+00:00March 1st, 2020|Media|

Positive CALD Ageing Network (FECCA): Raising Dementia Awareness in CALD Communities through Film and Media

With one in three older Australians being from a culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) background, Australia is an increasingly ageing and multicultural society. Much of the materials available about health concerns such as dementia are merely translated from English rather than produced for specific CALD groups. Through an innovative multimedia project—Moving Pictures: Raising dementia awareness in culturally and linguistically diverse communities—researchers at the National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) in collaboration with Curtin University have co-produced with [...]

2022-04-19T03:45:30+00:00March 1st, 2020|Media|

Language barrier an added problem for families dealing with dementia

Dementia is a rising issue, with more than 460,000 Australians affected and the number forecast to exceed one million by mid-century. But for families from diverse backgrounds there’s an added complication. Federal Minister for Ageing Ken Wyatt said elderly Australians from other cultural groups are likely to revert back to their mother tongue when they get dementia, and their children may not speak the language. To read the article about Moving Pictures in The Australian, Click [...]

2021-03-27T13:59:32+00:00March 18th, 2018|Media|

Conference Presentation | Behind the scenes: roll-out of a multimedia project in CALD communities

Australian Association of Gerontology conference, Nov 2018 Presentation by Dr Josefine Antoniades & A/prof Bianca Brijnath Read the abstract HERE

2021-03-25T12:20:54+00:00November 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|
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