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.  We also list sessions from other organisations, such as Dementia Australia and local community health groups.  

 

Dementia & Caring - a short carer course in Frankston

Friday 02 Feb 2018

Do you care for someone with dementia? We encourage you to join us for three consecutive workshops at our offices in Frankston - along with others in similar circumstances. You will gain valuable information to assist with your caring role.

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Self-care through Tai Chi and mindfulness

Wednesday 07 Feb 2018

Join us for a series of three workshops to explore how the gentle movements of Tai Chi and the practice of mindfulness can sustain you in your caring role.

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Home Care Package Q&A in Frankston

Thursday 22 Feb 2018

Join us for a relaxed chat about supporting older people to live at home.

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What is Dementia? An introductory workshop in Chelsea

Wednesday 07 Mar 2018

Caring for a person with dementia can be challenging. You may manage better when you have an understanding of the disease and the ways it can change a person's abilities.

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Aged Care Questions workshops in Frankston

Wednesday 07 Mar 2018

Would you like to know about the help that is available so older people can live at home for as long as possible?

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