Family Carer Program - October until November 2018 - Thebarton

Date: 
Thursday, 25 October 2018 - 10:00pm to Thursday, 15 November 2018 - 1:00pm
Address: 
Thebarton Community Centre, Corner of Ashwin Parade and South Road, Torensville

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:
Thursday 25 October - Thursday 15 November
(4 consecutive Thursdays)

Session times:
10.00 AM - 1.00 PM

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

RSVP:
By Thursday 18 October 2018 (Registration is essential as numbers are limited)

 

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