Dementia... and you! Three Part Program in Ballarat

Caring for a person with a diagnosis of dementia?

FREE program for carers by Carers Victoria

Caring for a person with a diagnosis of dementia?

This program is an interactive series of three three-hour sessions that provide information and practical strategies to assist carers in their caring role. Each session builds on the content of the previous session.

Who should attend

The program is open to carers and other family members of a person with dementia who have had a diagnosis.

Session 1

Wednesday 18 March
10.00am - 1.00pm

Understand Dementia: the realities and myths, and learn about the brain and behaviour.

Session 2

Wednesday 25 March
10.00am - 1.00pm

Build communication techniques and strategies for managing behaviours of concern.

Session 3

Wednesday 1 April
10.00am - 1.00pm

Explore how to care for yourself and problem solve.

Please noteĀ The program workshops are three hours in duration. Participants must attend the first session to continue in the program and cannot bring the person they care for.

Refreshments provided

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Dementia... and you! Three Part Program in Ballarat

when

Wednesday 18 Mar 2020

10.00am - 1.00pm

where

Ballarat South Community Hub Room 030 11 Tuppen Drive Sebastopol

contact

Carers Victoria

Education Services

1800 514 845