Online LGBTI dementia course now available

| 23 Nov 2017

An online short-course on supporting Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Questioning (LGBTIQ) people with dementia is being rolled out further due to high demand. Run by Dementia Training Australia, the six-week course is designed to help aged care organisations become more inclusive of LGBTIQ people in their care.

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Sophia Bolden

Communications Manager

Sophia Bolden is the Communications Manager at Telstra Health - ADCC (formerly iCareHealth). With a background in the disability and aged care sector, she brings an understanding and passion for aged care. Sophia recognises the importance of social media and online communication in relating technology and aged care news in the most effective way possible.


  1. Patricia Payne

    Thank you for sharing the blog where LGBT community of seniors can explore the repercussions of dementia and how they can control it.

    • Sophia Bolden

      Hi Patricia,
      Thank you for taking the time to comment. Hopefully the resources are helpful to better support the LGBTI community.
      Thanks again,


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