Family Carer Program - November until December 2018 - Salisbury North

Date: 
Monday, 12 November 2018 - 10:30pm to Monday, 3 December 2018 - 1:30pm
Address: 
Bagster Road Community Centre, 17 Bagster Road, Salisbury North

Family members and friends attend a 3 hour session over 4 consecutive weeks. The program provides an opportunity to learn about practical strategies, share common experiences and learn ways to support a person with a diagnosis of dementia living in the community.

Topics include:

  • Understanding dementia
  • Understanding changed responses
  • Effective communication
  • Looking after yourself
  • Future planning and legal issues
  • Support and services available

Suitable for:
Family and friends of a person diagnosed with dementia

Session dates:
Monday 12 November - Monday 3 December
(4 consecutive Mondays)

Session times:
10.30 AM - 1.30 PM

Cost:
Free (this program is funded by the Australian Government)

RSVP:
By Monday 5th November 2018 (Registration is essential as numbers are limited)

 

For further information or to RSVP, please contact Dementia Australia on (08) 8372 2100.