An thrilling occasion is being in Geelong this weekend to lift consciousness for folks residing with dementia.
The Geelong Reminiscence Stroll and Jog goes forward at Jap park tomorrow from 7am.
Spokesperson Stephanie Watkins stated it is a vital occasion.
“There is a observe for everyone,” she stated.
“So you may participate as a person, you may get a group collectively, you may stroll 2km or 4.5km or a 7.5km run.”
“It is a fabulous time out, anyone, any health stage, anyone is welcome so come alongside and be a part of us at Jap Park,”
“We look ahead to welcoming you.”
About 459,000 Australians reside with dementia and nearly 1.6 million Australians are concerned in caring for somebody with the illness.
Dementia just isn’t one particular illness, quite a set of signs which might be brought on by problems affecting the mind.
It impacts pondering, the power to carry out on a regular basis duties and habits.
Dementia can occur to anybody however is extra widespread after the age of 65.
For extra data and to register for the stroll and jog, click on here.
File picture [Memory Walk via Facebook]