Out in the name of care

Participants in the Bupa Aged Care Memory Walk in Mildura on Thursday. Picture: Megan Frankel-Vaughan

Participants in the Bupa Aged Care Memory Walk in Mildura on Thursday. Picture: Megan Frankel-Vaughan

BUPA Aged Care Mildura’s staff and residents marked Dementia Awareness Month on Thursday at the facility’s annual Memory Walk.

About 40 people took part in the aged care home’s third annual walk to raise awareness and about $2000 for Alzheimer’s ­Australia.

Organiser Marie White said many people at the Bupa Aged Care facility – and the wider ­community – were touched by the disease.

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