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A 15-part film series has been launched to improve awareness and early diagnosis of dementia among older people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.


The National Ageing Research Institute says there's limited awareness of dementia in people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.


Improving the understanding of dementia and access to care for people in Chinese, Indian and Arab communities is the focus of a series of short films funded by the Australian Government.


It is often debated whether life imitates art or vice versa. But a new multi-media initiative by the National Ageing Research Institute (NARI) is using the art of film to inform and project life’s realities.


An innovative multi-media programme to raise awareness about dementia in people from multicultural communities was launched in Melbourne on February 22.