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Practical Matters - Blairgowrie

  • Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron VIC 3942 Australia (map)

Registration Closes: Monday 20 May 2019

STRATEGIES FOR CARERS AND FAMILY MEMBERS

We invite you to attend a workshop presented by Alfred Health Carer Services.

This workshop is for carers who may be struggling with the changes in their everyday activities and routines since a dementia diagnosis.

On completion of this session, you will;

  • Be familiar with practical strategies to assist you to respond to the symptoms of dementia

  • Understand the effect that these changes can have on you as a carer

  • Be aware of diet, personal care, wellbeing and lifestyle choices you are making

  • Receive written information and resources to help implement the activities and strategies at home

  • Exchange ideas and receive support and inspiration from other carers

Bookings

To book, please phone 9076 6644 at least one week prior or register your interest online. Places are limited.

Who Should Attend

Family members, carers and friends who are supporting an older person with dementia
who is living at home.

Assistance with in-home respite, transport and interpreters can be arranged; please make a request when booking.

Participants must reside in the Southern Metropolitan Region

Where

Blairgowrie Yacht Squadron

Refreshments
Light lunch provided
Please advise dietary requirements when booking