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Dementia and Your Caring Role - 2 Days - Cairns - QLD

Dementia and Your Caring Role - 2 Days - Cairns - QLD

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Dementia and Your Caring Role program by Dementia Australia. Suitable for: Family carers and family members of people living with dementia.

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This program provides an understanding of dementia and how to care for someone living with dementia.

It includes strategies and resources for:

  • communicating effectively
  • meaningful activities
  • understanding changes in behaviour
  • making your home dementia-friendly
  • the impact of caring for someone with dementia.

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. 

This program will run across two days:

  • Tuesday 7 June 2022, 10:00am - 3:00pm
  • Wednesday 8 June 2022, 10:00am - 3:00pm

Dementia Australia's facilitators have specialist dementia knowledge, skills and experience. This program is delivered interactively, you will be encouraged to share your experiences alongside other participants giving you an opportunity to develop new support networks.

Please note, we are currently undergoing some minor updates to our events. You may notice some changes to the event name and visual display, but the overall content will remain the same.

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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.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

You will be contacted via the phone number you have registered with for a brief chat. Alternatively you can call our booking line on 1800 588 699 or you can email us at qld.booking@dementia.org.au

Do I need a ticket?

No need to bring a ticket as you will be fully registered once you have spoken to a member of our bookings team.

How can I find out about other events being run by Dementia Australia?

Visit the Dementia Australia website and view the Events Calendar.

What is available to professionals?

To explore Dementia Australia’s range of professional development please visit the Centre for Dementia Learning.

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