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Family Members and Friends Course


This free two day course is suitable for people who know or care for a person with dementia (not suitable for people with a diagnosis of dementia). It is designed to give an understanding of dementia, what happens to a person when they develop dementia and how to communicate with and support a person with dementia.

Each workshop will consist of two days from 10.00am – 3.30pm (lunch provided). Day one is ‘Understanding Dementia’ and Day two will focus on ‘Living with Dementia’. Maximum benefit is achieved by attending both days.

Cost:
  • Free
Metro and/or Regional:

This training is available in Metro and Regional areas.

Dates and Locations

Alzheimer’s WA, 9 Bedbrook Place, Shenton Park – 10.00am to 3.30pm (lunch provided)

Alzheimer’s Australia WA, Hawthorn House, 40 Henry Street, Albany – 9.30am to 2.30pm (lunch provided)

  • Friday, 6 April and Friday, 13 April – 9.30am to 2.30pm

For more information or to book, please contact Marlane Ainsworth on (08) 9841 3755.

Mandurah Library, 331 Pinjarra Rd, Mandurah – 10.00am to 3.30pm (lunch provided)

Home and Community Care, Francis Street, Katanning– 9.30am to 4.00pm (lunch provided)

  • TBA

CWA Hall, 11 Dunskey Place, Denmark WA 6333

  • TBA
How to attend:

Click on one of the sessions within the ‘Dates and Locations’ section to book your preferred training date or alternatively talk to our customer service team on 1300 66 77 88.

Please note that registration is essential.

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