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Introduction to Dementia - Fremantle - WA

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Walyalup Koort (Kings Square has been renamed to Walyalup Koort)

Kings Square

Fremantle, WA 6160

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Introduction to Dementia session by Dementia Australia. Suitable for members of the public who want to learn more about dementia.

About this event

This session provides an introduction to dementia, including an overview of different types of dementia, diagnosis, planning ahead and how to support someone living with dementia. This session provides more detail about causes of dementia and obtaining a diagnosis.

Dementia Australia's facilitators have specialist knowledge, skills and experience. 

You will gain knowledge in:

  • types of dementia, signs and symptoms
  • the experience of living with dementia
  • available services and where to access support.

Suitable for: Members of the public who want to learn more about dementia, or are concerned that they or someone they know may have dementia.

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

Fremantle train and bus station is a short walk away.

For information about parking options: https://www.fremantle.wa.gov.au/parking

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

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

Alternatively for general enquires you can contact our National Dementia Helpline 1800 100 500 which is open 8am to 8pm Monday to Friday or email 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.

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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Walyalup Koort (Kings Square has been renamed to Walyalup Koort)

Kings Square

Fremantle, WA 6160

Australia

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Organiser Dementia Australia

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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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