For people with dementia - Qld
Living with Memory Loss
Living with Memory Loss is designed specifically for people in the early stages of dementia. Participants are welcome to bring a carer, family member or friend with them.
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.
To find out more or to register call the National Dementia Helpline on 1800 100 500.
Living with Memory Loss sessions available in 2013:
February 5th and 6th Gold Coast South
February 18th and 19th Sunshine Coast
March 4th and 5th Cairns
March 5th and 6th Brisbane North
March 7th and 8th Younger Onset Dementia – Sunshine Coast
March 18th and 19th Gold Coast North
April 8th and 9th Brisbane South
April 15th and 16th Mackay
April 18th and 19th Gold Coast South
April 22nd and 23rd Toowoomba
April 29th and 30th Maryborough
May 9th and 10th Townsville
May 20th and 21st Brisbane North
May 27th and 28th Gold Coast North
June 17th and 18th Sunshine Coast
Bookings are essential - call the National Dementia Helpline on 1800 100 500
Dementia Health Information Sessions
These sessions are designed for people with a diagnosis of dementia, their spouse, children or other family members to get information about dementia from experts in the field. Currently these sessions are only available in the Brisbane region.
The sessions take place four times a year – once in each of Brisbane’s regions of North, South, East and West. Previous speakers have included Neurologists, Psychologists, respite care coordinators, dementia experts and dementia educators.
Other sessions and seminars around Queensland can be viewed on the events page.
For more information, please the National Dementia Helpline on 1800 100 500.