Australia’s biggest dementia fundraiser, Memory Walk & Jog, is coming to Toowoomba for the first time this Sunday morning 2nd April at Lindsay Street Ovals, Queens’s Park:
- Event and registrations open at 7.30 am
- The official welcome at 8.40 am
- The walks/jogs kicking off from 9 am.
Memory Walk & Jog is the largest fundraiser for dementia in Australia.
In 2017, Alzheimer’s Australia will hold 18 Memory Walk & Jog events around the country to raise funds to support people with dementia, their families and carers, and help promote brain health and healthy lifestyles to all Australians.
All courses are wheelchair accessible and there are different distances to choose from, depending on your age and fitness level.
Alzheimer’s Australia is the charity for people with dementia and their families and carers.
As the peak body, it provides advocacy, support services, education and information.
An estimated 413,106 people have dementia in Australia. This number is projected to reach more than a million by 2056.
For more information, go to http://memorywalk-toowoomba.gofundraise.com.au/