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Care for the carer - CAIRNS - QLD

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This program provides an understanding of dementia. It explores strategies, resources and support services for maintaining positive carer wellbeing and effective communication.

You will gain knowledge in:
• the effects of dementia and understanding how to plan ahead
• positive communication and engagement techniques
• practical strategies and support for managing carer stress

Suitable for: Family carers and family members of people living with dementia. This program is not suitable for professionals employed in the health or aged care sectors.

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What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

The venue and address information will be provided upon confirmation of eligibility for the program and registration with Dementia Australia. You will be contacted via the phone number you registered with for a brief chat. Alternatively you can call our booking line on 1800 588 699.

Parking & Public Transport information will be provided upon confirmation of eligibility for the program. You will be contacted via the phone number you registered with. Alternatively you can call our booking line on 1800 588 699.

If you need further advice contact the National Dementia Helpline on 1800 100 500 or please email helpline@dementia.org,au

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Our National Dementia Helpline 1800 100 500 is open 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday. Alternatively you can email your question to helpline@dementia.org.au

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

It is ideal if you can bring your ticket. However, if you have completed your registration we will have your details and forgetting your ticket won’t be a problem.


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