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Living With Memory Loss - Gold Coast

CityGold Coast
AtGold Coast, Australia
CountyAustralia @ (AU)
Date22/02/2018
Hours09:30
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Gold Coast
Gold Coast, Australia
Australia @ (AU)
Tel 2018-02-22
Categoria Events


The Living with Memory Loss program is designed specifically for people in the early stages of dementia who want to share their experiences or feelings with others in the same situation. Participants are able to bring a carer, family member or friend with them if they like. The program provides accurate information about brain function and focuses on ways to help maintain a person's abilities as well as offering practical strategies for living with dementia. There are also programs for people with younger onset dementia (diagnosis of dementia before the age of 65 years). Cost: Free (funded by the Australian Government) Suitable for: Participants must have a diagnosis of dementia or be accompanying a person with a diagnosis. Content covered includes: -Symptoms and diagnosis -Adapting to change -Research and new drug treatments -Practical strategies for everyday living -Relationships with family and friends -Looking after yourself -Planning for the future -Community services -Where to from here? Bookings are essential.


For more information, please call our free booking line on 1800 588 699. Living with Memory Loss courses are run throughout the year and dates can be tailored to suit the needs of participants. View details of all Dementia Australia Free Dementia Programs here: https://www.dementia.org.au/qld/education-and-consulting/free-dementia-programs-qld

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