Free Dementia Information Session

Gain an understanding of dementia and how to interact and communicate more effectively with a person living with dementia.

YDHS is holding a free information session on Thursday 25 October 2018 from 10am to 1pm in the MPC rooms at Yarram & District Health Service. Alma Ries from Dementia Australia will be presenting on:

  • What dementia is, including the main causes, key signs and symptoms, and changes to behaviour;
  • Effective communication strategies;
  • Responding to changed behaviours;
  • Making the most of the moment; and
  • Services available through Dementia Australia.

Bookings are essential. RSVP to Marinda on 5182 0258 or marinda.smith@www.ydhs.com.au