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Culture in Ageing (CIA) workshop: Dementia

8 November @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Free

Culture in Ageing (CIA) workshop: Dementia

“Our value lies in what we are and what we have been, not in our ability to recite the recent past.” – Homer

8 November @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm (registration starts at 9:30 am)

MAC Hall, 94 Henley Beach Road, Mile End

Do not miss this free one-day workshop dedicated to exploring the unique topics in dementia care.

The aim is to encourage best practice in the care of older people living with dementia from CALD backgrounds.

Share your experiences and learn from others.

We’ll talk about:

  • meaningful activities that best engage, and have proven to be particularly helpful, for those living with dementia
  • targeted activities which include physical, emotional, cognitive, social, and spiritual.
  • effective communication that goes beyond language
  • a diverse range of experiences from a number of guest speakers that can help to enhance the wellbeing of your residents and those you care for

Guest speakers:

Wendy Hall
Director, Dementia Doulas International

Tane Curreen
Lifestyle Program Coordinator, Eldercare

Adeline Lim
Carer Advocate

Morning tea and lunch will be provided (Please let us know if you have any dietary requirement)

For any further information, please don’t hesitate to contact us on (08) 8241 9900.

Details

Date:
8 November
Time:
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organiser

Multicultural Aged Care
Phone:
08 8241 9900
Email:
macsa@mac.org.au
View Organiser Website

Venue

HMCC Hall
94 Henley Beach Road
Mile End, SA 5031 Australia
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Phone:
08 8241 9900
View Venue Website

TERMS & CONDITIONS
Bookings: Must be made prior to the workshop online. (Please note no telephone bookings will be accepted.)

Course cancellations: Multicultural Aged Care reserves the right to cancel events if sufficient numbers are not achieved. In the case of a cancellation by Multicultural Aged Care all registration fees will be refunded in full.

Registration transfer or cancellation: Notification of cancellation or transfer of registration must be provided in writing either by fax 8352 1266 or email registration@mac.org.au. No refund is available for any cancellations/transfers received 48 hours or less prior to the start date or for non-attendance. A substitute delegate or a credit transfer is welcome. Please notify Multicultural Aged Care in writing of any substitution or credit transfer as soon as possible.

DISCLAIMER: The advice and views of speakers and the content of presentations are entirely and exclusively the views of the speakers and do not necessarily reflect the views of Multicultural Aged Care Inc. Multicultural Aged Care Inc. disclaims all liability in relation to actions taken in response to information presented by speakers.