Fight Dementia and Care Organisation – Tanzania

Membership Development Programme

Fight Dementia and Care Organisation – Tanzania was founded by Ssenku Safic and was officially registered in 2020. The association joined the ADI Membership Development Programme in 2018.

The association is based in Arusha, Tanzania, and has branches in the Manyara and Tanga regions.

The organisation is proud to support family carers of people living with dementia and help improve rates of dementia diagnosis, care and treatment (post diagnostic dementia care), as well as raising awareness all over Tanzania.

Some of the services provided by the association include:

  • Caregiver meetings
  • Counselling
  • Day Care
  • Dementia Care Training
  • Educational events
  • Helpline
  • Resources (fact sheets, reading materials)
  • Seminars/Webinars/Workshops
  • Support groups
  • Training for carers