Caring For Older Persons Series: Managing the heat Online Workshop

Be heat safe this summer

A FREE online workshop for carers by Carers Victoria

Be heat safe this summer

The heat impacts us all, especially during heatwaves. We know there are special considerations for children, but did you know there are also special considerations for adults?

Join us to explore the impact of heat and heatwaves on older persons. We will provide practical strategies you can use to prevent heatstroke and manage heat-related issues.

Who should attend

For carers of someone over the age of 65 (55+ if Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander background).

Topics will include

  • Dangers of heat for an older person;
  • Practical strategies to manage the heat and support an older person;
  • Signs of heat stress;
  • What to do in an emergency.

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Caring For Older Persons Series: Managing the heat Online Workshop

when

Monday 01 Feb 2021

11.00am - 12.00pm

where

Online

cost

Free online workshop

contact

Carers Victoria

Education Services

1800 514 845