Grief, loss and dementia - for clients

This course is available in
All states

These sessions provides an overview of dementia and caring for someone who has dementia. It focuses on practical tools to manage the emotions associated with change, including loss and grief. 

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

You will gain knowledge in:

  • your own responses to grief and loss 
  • tools to help with support, networking and stress
  • strategies you can put in place to support your wellbeing

Suitable for: Family carers and family members of people living with dementia. 

This session will benefit people caring for or supporting a family member who are in the early, mid and late stages of living with dementia. This session is not suitable for people living with dementia.

If you register to attend this session and you are not a current client of Dementia Australia, you will be contacted by Dementia Australia staff to ensure that the program will meet your needs.

This session can be delivered on the behalf of aged care and disability service providers onsite to the family carers and family members of people living with dementia. If you would like to discuss onsite delivery, please contact the National Dementia Helpline on 1800 100 500. 

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.

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