Sup­port for carers of peo­ple with de­men­tia

Western Suburbs Weekly - - Health -

CARERS of peo­ple with de­men­tia are in­vited to a free com­mu­nity pre­sen­ta­tion in Su­bi­aco this week.

Pre­sented by the De­men­tia Foun­da­tion, the ini­tia­tive fo­cuses on the so­cial and emo­tional care of peo­ple with de­men­tia. Fam­ily mem­bers and health pro­fes­sion­als can learn prac­ti­cal skills, in­clud­ing how to suc­cess­fully con­nect and com­mu­ni­cate with suf­fer­ers of the con­di­tion, and how to un­der­stand un­usual be­hav­iour and what to do about it.

The two-hour pre­sen­ta­tion is at Chip­pers, 33 Town­shend Road, Su­bi­aco and Ma­reena Purslowe, 31 Town­shend Road, Su­bi­aco on April 12, 7-9pm.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Australia

© PressReader. All rights reserved.