NeosKosmos: Moving Pictures raises dementia awareness with videos for CALD communities on World Alzheimer’s Day

World Alzheimer’s Day falls on 21 September and the National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) is making sure everyone gets a chance at understanding the illness. The Moving Pictures project pioneered by NARI launched 12 short films in Italian, Greek, Vietnamese, and Spanish aimed at raising awareness about dementia among culturally and linguistically diverse communities. To read the full article, click HERE

2021-09-22T04:37:45+00:00September 22nd, 2021|Media|

SBS Radio interview in Vietnamese: Dự án giúp nâng cao nhận thức về chứng sa sút trí tuệ

Dr Thu Ha Dang, one of our researchers from a Vietnamese background took part in an interview about our Moving Pictures project with SBS Radio. You can listen to the interview here

2021-07-22T22:54:25+00:00July 22nd, 2021|Media|

Australian Journal of Dementia Care: Multicultural providers bridge the gap

In this article, we share the learnings that arose from asking multicultural providers how they facilitate access to dementia services for clients from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. You can download the article here Please note that this article was originally published in the Australian Journal of Dementia Care (www.journalofdementiacare.com) Vol 10 No 3 July/August/September 2021.  Included here with the kind permission of the publisher, the University of Wollongong.

2021-07-23T05:16:30+00:00July 22nd, 2021|Media|

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|

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|
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