Carer Workshops

Carer education is an important way in which we aim to support you.  New carers in particular sometimes say they felt a bit overwhelmed at first as there can be a lot to understand. 

Our workshops are usually free, informative and supportive.  If you wish, there is time to chat and share ideas with one another. Qualified professionals run the workshops. 

New workshops are added here throughout the year.  

See carer education calendar January - June 2018.

 

Carer Day Out

Tuesday 24 Apr 2018

Alfred Health Carer Services has the pleasure of inviting you to a social event in the company of other carers.

Come and spend time in the company of others, relax, share in a daytime movie at Village Cinemas Karingal and lunch at Redfire Lounge.

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Home Care Package Q&A

Monday 30 Apr 2018

Meet the staff from Alfred Health Carer Services, share a cuppa and chat about everything to do with home care packages.

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Creative Ways to Care with Connect Health & Community in Bentleigh

Tuesday 01 May 2018

Changes in behaviours, abilities and interests are a common aspect of dementia. Family members and friends may find it increasingly difficult to know how to respond and relate to the person they care for. Creative Ways to Care - strategies for carers of people living with dementia is highly recommended for carers who are seeking tools and inspirations to assist in the caring role.

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Dementia and Caring - evening workshop in Chelsea

Wednesday 02 May 2018

This short course of three workshops is for carers who may be struggling with the changes in their life and relationships since a dementia diagnosis.

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Mindfulness, Helpful Thoughts and Resilience

Thursday 10 May 2018

A free wellbeing workshop for Carers.

Mindfulness practices help us to connect to the present moment and deal more effectively with day to day issues.

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