Upcoming events:



The 11th International Conference for Frontotemporal Dementias will be held in Sydney in 2018! AFTDA is proud to be part of the organising committee. The conference will be help from the 11 to 14th of November 2018 at the International Convention Centre in Sydney. For more information, please download the flyer and visit the conference website.

Past events:

World FTD Awareness was held from September 25, 2016 to October 2, 2016 – it is never too late to get involved and raise awareness in your community!

The 10th International Conference for Frontotemporal Dementias was held from August 31, 2016 to September 2, 2016 in Munich, Germany. We hosted information sessions to provide updates from the conference. Please contact national coordinator Melissa Kettle for more details. 

Find out more about FTD in the media:

The three of us: a tale of a dedicated caregiver, her husband with dementia, and her new partner. Read about it here or listen to the full program here on ABC Radio National

Is it our relationship or is it something more? Listen to caregivers describe the effect of FTD on marriage – thanks to ABC Radio National

'It breaks your heart': a family's struggle with early-onset dementia – from the ABC

Why some dementia patients lack empathy – from the Sydney Morning Herald

2016 FTD Information Day Flyer