Family Carer Program - SA

Family Carer Program

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
  • Services and supports available to you

Ongoing monthly Family Carer Support Groups may be available following a Family Carer Program.

A contribution may apply for some services

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

 

See menu on the left for available program dates and details.

Registration is essential as numbers are limited. For more information or to register your interest, please call Dementia Australia SA on (08) 8372 2100.