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Dementia Care Navigator Information Session - Hamilton - NSW

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Dementia Australia

2 Percy Street

Hamilton, NSW 2302

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Dementia Care Navigator Information Session by Dementia Australia

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Finding information about government-funded aged care services can be complex. Dementia Australia has a new way to identify and access dementia services.The Dementia Care Navigator is a service that aims to make it simpler for Australians to learn about government-supported aged care services and how to access them.Services you can access include:

  • Tailored information about dementia and local services
  • Individual and group support sessions
  • Seminars to help you navigate living with dementia at all stages, including connecting you with other service providers

Suitable for: Person living with dementia and family members / primary carers / support person of a person living with dementia and people who may be concerned and want to learn more about dementia.

This program is not suitable for professionals employed in the health or aged care sectors.

 

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Dementia Australia COVID-19 Precautions for Carers

  1. DO NOT attend the session if you are feeling unwell
  2. Wash your hands before the session
  3. Use the provided hand sanitiser as you enter and exit the classroom
  4. Bring a pen if you have one
  5. Do not share pens or paperwork
  6. Cough/Sneeze into your elbow and try not to touch your face
  7. Avoid close contact to others and sit 1.5m away from each other

Each person must complete the Dementia Australia participant symptom checker form individually. If they answer "Yes" to any of the questions or have any flu like symptoms ahead of the program, they will need to leave and be excluded from this session.

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

Free street parking and disability parking available on site. The venue is a short walk from Broadmeadow train station.

 How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

National Dementia Helpline 1800 100 500 is open 9.00am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday.

 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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Hamilton, NSW 2302

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