This information session provides an introduction to dementia, causes, symptoms, and typical changes that may occur for a person living with dementia. The session also provides advice on what services are availabe to support people living with diagnosis of dementia, their family and friends. (Also covers Dementia Friendly Communities and how we can make a positive difference to the lives of people living with dementia through our increased awareness and support).
Content covered includes:
- What is dementia?
- Diagnosis and treatment available
- Understanding changed responses
- Support and services available
- Dementia Friends
Family and friends of someone with a diagnosis of dementia.
Tuesday 16 October
1.00 PM - 2:30 PM
Free (this program is funded by the Australian Government)
For further information or to RSVP, please contact Dementia Australia on (08) 8372 2100.