Older woman and her adult daughter

Dementia and Your Caring Role - Victor Harbor - SA

Last updated: 17 January 2022
  • Friday, 11 February 2022, 10:00 am – 11:00 am
  • Carrickalinga House 17 Torrens Street Victor Harbor, SA 5211
  • Free
  • Dementia Australia

This program provides an understanding of dementia and how to care for someone living with dementia.

It includes strategies and resources for:

  • communicating effectively

  • meaningful activities

  • understanding changes in behaviour

  • making your home dementia-friendly

  • the impact of caring for someone with dementia.

Suitable for: Family carers and family members of people living with dementia. This program is not suitable for professionals employed in the health or aged care sectors.

This program runs over 4 sessions:

  • Friday 11 February 2022, from 10am-12pm

  • Friday 18 February 2022, from 10am-12pm

  • Friday 25 February 2022, from 10am-12pm

  • Friday 4 March 2022, from 10am-12pm

Dementia Australia's facilitators have specialist dementia knowledge, skills and experience. This program is delivered interactively, you will be encouraged to share your experiences alongside other participants giving you an opportunity to develop new support networks.