Family Carer Program - November - December - Thebarton

Date: 
Tuesday, 12 November 2019 - 10:00am to Tuesday, 3 December 2019 - 1:00pm
Address: 
Thebarton Community Centre, Corner of Ashwin Parade and South Road, Torrensville SA 5031

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:
Tuesday 12 November - Tuesday 3 December 2019
(4 consecutive Tuesdays)

Session times:
10.00AM - 1.00PM

Cost:
A contribution may be required to attend this group

RSVP:
By Thursday 7 November (Registration is essential as numbers are limited)

 

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