Blokes in the Caring Role

Next date: Wednesday, 25 May 2022 | 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

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These sessions, facilitated by Dementia Australia, give male participants the chance to meet other men who are caring for a loved one living with dementia, and to learn together what to expect. It takes a practical approach to developing strategies and identifying suitable support options.

Topics covered include managing changes in behaviour and abilities, communication for people living with dementia, grief and loss, the impact to relationships, self-care for the carer and avenues of support such as family, friends and community services.

This program is suitable for: Male carers who want to reflect on their new role and relationship with their family member living with dementia, who can participate in a 4 week group program.

Program format: Small group sessions where you will have opportunity to share your experiences and listen to and support others.

Catering: Morning Tea provided

For more information, call Dementia Australia on (08) 9225 4094 or visit https://bicr_1105_wa.eventbrite.com.au

Bookings are essential as places are limited

When

  • Wednesday, 11 May 2022 | 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
  • Wednesday, 18 May 2022 | 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
  • Wednesday, 25 May 2022 | 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
  • Wednesday, 01 June 2022 | 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Location

Pinjarra Men's' Shed, 28 Pinjarra-Williams Road, Pinjarra 6208  View Map

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