A different concept in dementia education! This workshop is built around simulation and gives you the opportunity to experience and explore how it may feel to have dementia.
- Engage in a simulation reflection what it might be like to have dementia and an explanation of experience
- Listen to a carer or person with dementia tell you about their experiences
- Consider how you can be more supportive towards people in your care
Who should attend this workshop?
Anyone working in aged or community care, health care or community services, and who may interact with people with dementia in the course of their employment.
When & Where
Alzheimer's Australia WA
Alzheimer’s Australia WA are the peak dementia organisation providing leadership in care, advocacy and education to both people living with dementia and the health and aged care industry. We offer a holistic approach to our care that respects the individuality of people living with dementia.
In Western Australia, there are 32,000 people living with dementia. The majority of those with dementia live at home and are supported.