Family Carers Course - Thu 14 February 2019 - Cairns

Thursday, 14 February 2019 - 9:30am to 2:30pm

Our carer education programs are designed to help you and your family with practical strategies for managing day-to-day and to better understand your own needs and the needs of those for whom you care. You will learn practical strategies and have an opportunity to share common experiences.

Topics include:

  • The nature of dementia
  • Effective communication
  • The impact of dementia
  • Activities for living and pleasure
  • Understand and respond to behaviours of concern


Cost: Free (funded by the Australian Government)

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

Bookings are essential. For more information, or to book, call the National Dementia Helpline on 1800 100 500.