Driving and dementia - for clients

This course is available in
All states

This session provides an overview of the effects of dementia on driving, while offering strategies to assist caregivers to talk about driving with the people in their care.

Dementia Australia's facilitators have specialist dementia knowledge, skills and experience. These sessions are delivered interactively, you will be encouraged to share your experiences alongside other participants giving you an opportunity to develop new support networks.

You will gain knowledge in:

  • the effects of dementia on driving 
  • managing the impact of ceasing driving
  • relevant services and support

Suitable for: People living with dementia and their family carers and family members.

This session will benefit people who have received a diagnosis and are in the early, mid or moderate stages of living with dementia. This session is not suitable for people living with dementia who do not acknowledge their diagnosis or who are in the late stages of living with dementia.

This program is not suitable for professional carers or people employed in the health or aged care industries. The resources, content and delivery will not meet the needs of professionals. To explore Dementia Australia’s range of professional development, please visit the Centre for Dementia Learning.