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Dementia Australia - Family Carer Education: Day Program

Dementia Australia's free, 3 Day Carer Program will provide education and awareness to assist families and friends caring for a person with dementia.

Day 1 (March 5): The nature of dementia & effective communications and activities

Day 2 (March 12): Understanding & responding to behaviours

Day 3 (March 19): Carer wellbeing, community services & planning ahead.

The program incorporate an understanding of dementia, strategies for maintaining effective communication and ways to promote independence, self esteem and enjoyment for you and the person with dementia.

Workshops are facilitated in an interactive group format to provide participants an opportunity to meet other carers, families and friends who share a similar experience.

All sessions include refreshments.

Do you need respite to attend? Please contact the Commonwealth Respite and Carelink Centre on 1800 052 222 or your current service provider. 

Please complete the Registration Form(PDF, 328KB) if you wish to attend. 

Date & Time

Monday 05 March 2018 / 10.00AM - 2.30PM
Monday 12 March 2018 / 10.00AM - 2.30PM
Monday 19 March 2018 / 10.00AM - 2.30PM

Contact

Dementia Australia
Phone: 8875 4640
Email: nsw.education@dementia.org.au

Cost

Free. Gold coin donation appreciated.

Location

Alzheimer's Australia NSW, Building 21, 120 Coxs Road, North Ryde 2113 View Map

-33.798502, 151.126237
Building 21, 120 Coxs Road, North Ryde New South Wales 2113

Alzheimer's Australia NSW

Building 21, 120 Coxs Road, North Ryde 2113

Last updated on 22 February 2018