Thursday, 16 January 2014

Have you heard of Alzheimer’s Australia’s ‘Living with Memory Loss Program’ ?

The Living with Memory Loss Program is a national initiative of Alzheimer's Australia and is funded by the Australian Government. This education and support program aims to maximise the health and well-being of people living with early stage dementia and their carers.

In a group format, participants have the opportunity to:
- Tell their story of memory loss
- Reflect on the impact of their diagnosis
- Develop an understanding of the importance of self-care
- Enhance their skills for communication with others and for problem-solving
- Extend their knowledge about legal and financial issues



THIS PROGRAM IS FREE OF CHARGE

- It runs for 3 weeks on the same day each week

- Each day runs for 5.5 hours

- Light lunch & refreshments are included at no charge

PROGRAM DETAILS:
WHEN: Fridays 7th 14th & 21st March 2014
TIME: 10:00am — 3:30pm
WHERE: Burger Centre 120 King Street Randwick
To register or locate a Living with Memory Loss Program closest to your area contact ALZHEIMERS AUSTRALIA NSW on (02) 9805 0100  or nsw.helpline@alzheimers.org.au

Images used:
http://www.fightdementia.org.au/new-south-wales/education--training-in-nsw.aspxhttp://www.agedcareguide.com.au/facility_details.asp?facilityid=14042
http://www.fightdementia.org.au/new-south-wales/for-support-group-leaders---nsw.aspx

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