Our mission is to help people establish a dementia café
in every community in Australia.
Join us on this caffeine-fuelled adventure by donating the cost of your daily cuppa.
Let's brew a difference and pour compassion into the lives of those facing cognitive challenges.
Together, we can create a world where no one faces dementia alone. So let's sip, support, and sprinkle some sunshine into the lives of those who need it most.
Help brighten the lives of people living with dementia
$20 can provide morning tea for for 15 couples.
$50 can pay for a meaningful café activity for 8 people living with dementia.
$220 can pay for trained cafe coordinator to design & facilitate one dementia café supporting 40 people, including both café members, carers & volunteers.
$400 provides one year of training and support of one volunteer, who will in-turn support hundreds of people who attend the café.
$950 can pay for one couple to attend a dementia cafe for a whole year.
All proceeds from your generous donation go straight to supporting our dementia cafés!
Create your own Fundraiser
Dance Against Dementia is our offical fundraiser empowering every Australian to dance towards our goal!
Host your own dance party and help us raise vital funds to bring us closer to establishing ONE dementia cafe in EVERY Australian community.
Register a dance event for a groovy cause in 2024! Friday night drinks never had a better cause!
In 2023 we raised 28,139
Donate a personalised Gift Box
Create joy for a person like Roy
Roy isn't easily interested in anything and struggles to communicate. But give him one of our puzzles, he comes alive! He feels a huge sense of achievement and connection with the world around him. With the bright instruction page, clear imagery & large pieces, Roy is set up for success.
You too can create joy for a person like Roy, by donating a Brain Training Gift Box for someone living with dementia.
Gift Box personally presented
Each Brain Training Gift Box is personally presented by Umbrella Dementia Cafés CEO, Kirsty Porter to a vulnerable person living with dementia.
In return the generous donor is sent a photo of the recipient accepting their Gift Box so that they can see the person whose life they are changing for the better.
This donation of $139 is tax deductible.
Umbrella Dementia Cafés is a Deductible Gift Recipient so your donation may be tax deductible.
Through the support and generosity of our fundraising community, philanthropic friends and corporate partners, you can provide a dedicated café coordinator for each café. Please get in touch to see how your community or company can be a part of this special team.