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Carer Wellness Program - Manjimup - WA

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Wellness and Respite Community Centre

1a Edwards Street

Manjimup, WA 6258

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Carer Wellness Program delivered by Dementia Australia and The Aged Persons Welfare Foundation

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This group session is designed to inform strategies to support positive health and wellbeing outcomes for a carer, family or friend of a person living with dementia.

Participants will be empowered to build self-care skills which improve quality of life in a caring role. An individual follow up session will be offered to review progress in achieving your goals.

You will gain knowledge in:

  • the impact of caring for a person living with dementia on your wellbeing
  • strategies to improve and maintain your health and wellbeing
  • how to access appropriate services and support.

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.

“The Aged Persons Welfare Foundation purpose is to provide financial support and encouragement to organisations throughout Australia devoted to improving the welfare and quality of life of elderly people. It is a pleasure to be partnering with Dementia Australia in this program.” 

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

Parking is available at the venue

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

For event related enquiries or further advice contact the Client Services team on 08 9225 4094 or please email wa.booking@dementia.org.au

Our National Dementia Helpline 1800 100 500 is open 8am to 8pm 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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Wellness and Respite Community Centre

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Organiser of Carer Wellness Program - Manjimup - WA

Dementia Australia is the source of trusted information, education and services for the estimated half a million Australians living with dementia, and the almost 1.6 million people involved in their care. We advocate for positive change and support vital research.

We are here to support people impacted by dementia, and to enable them to live as well as possible. No matter how you are impacted by dementia or who you are, we are here for you.

Founded by carers more than 35 years ago, today we are the national peak body for people living with dementia, their families and carers.

We involve people impacted by dementia and their experiences in our activities and decision-making, to make sure we are representative of the diverse range of dementia experiences. We amplify the voices of people impacted by dementia through advocating and sharing stories to help inform and inspire others.

For more information on the services we offer and advice on dementia please contact the National Dementia Helpline on 1800 100 500 Monday to Friday, 8am-8pm (except public holidays).

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