Sandra Nugent is the Regional Director, Queensland and Western Australia for Dementia Australia.
Dementia Australia is the peak body advocating for the needs of people living with all types of dementia, and for their families and carers, and provide support services, education and information.
Our three strategic imperatives focus on;
- Access to timely diagnosis and on-going support for all people living with dementia
- Quality dementia care that is defined, measured and achieved across the dementia experience
- Reduction in discrimination for people living with dementia, their families and carers.
Sandra’s role at Dementia Australia is focused on building working relationships and partnerships to help improve and transform dementia care practice through enhanced learning, the adoption of appropriate environments and care frameworks that empower and enable people living with dementia. Sandra actively seeks to reduce discrimination developing dementia friendly communities through Dementia Australia’s Dementia Friends’ campaign.