Care for the carer - 15 October - Cairns

Date: 
Tuesday, 15 October 2019 - 10:30am to 3:30pm
Address: 
Cairns, QLD

This program provides an understanding of dementia. It explores strategies, resources and support services for maintaining positive carer wellbeing and effective communication.

You will gain knowledge in:    

  • the effects of dementia and understanding how to plan ahead 
  • positive communication and engagement techniques
  • practical strategies and support for managing carer stress

Suitable for: Family carers and family members of people living with dementia. This program is not suitable for professionals employed in the health or aged care sectors.

For more information or to secure you place please call National Dementia Helpline on 1800 100 500 or email helpline@dementia.org.au.