Family carers course

Family Carers Course

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.


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

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