Service Overview/Description

The Cognitive, Dementia and Memory Service (CDAMS) is a specialist multidisciplinary diagnostic, referral and educational service for people experiencing memory loss, or changes to their thinking (cognition), and for those who care about them. CDAMS does not provide ongoing treatment or case management.

Additional Information

A CDAMS assessment will include medical and nursing consultations and may include a visit to your home. Where appropriate, other specialist assessments will be conducted eg. Neuropsychology.

The outcome of these consultations and recommendations will be discussed with the client and if agreed to, with their family and general practitioner.

Fees

No cost.

Area Serviced

Hindmarsh Shire

Horsham Rural City Council

West Wimmera Shire

Yarriambiack Shire

Eligibility

A referral from your doctor is required