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Dementia Essentials seminars

Dementia Essentials seminars - What you need to know about dementia

Dementia Wellington has developed a series of seminars to answer the most common questions we get about dementia.

Each topic will be presented by a subject matter expert, with opportunity for questions and discussion.

These seminars are open to anyone who supports somebody with dementia - you can register for all or just come along to one to find out about a specific topic.

LOWER HUTT SEMINARS 2021

VENUE – Petone Library, 7 Britannia Street, Petone, Lower Hutt

TIME - 10.30am – 12pm

 Date  Topic
 17 June 2021  Understanding Changed Behaviour
 24 June 2021  Communicating Effectively
 1 July 2021  EPOA responsibilities & Advanced Care Planning
 8 July 2021  Preparing for Day Programme/ Respite/Long term care
 15 July 2021  Staying Engaged and connected
 22 July 2021  Dealing with Grief and Loss

 

CENTRAL WELLINGTON SEMINARS 2021

VENUE – Kilbirnie Library 101 Kilbirnie Crescent, Kilbirnie, Wellington

TIME - 6 - 7.30pm

 Date  Topic
 29 July 2021  Understanding Changed Behaviour
 5 Aug 2021  Communicating Effectively
 12 Aug 2021  EPOA responsibilities & Advanced Care Planning
 19 Aug 2021  Preparing for Day Programme/ Respite/Long term care
 26 Aug 2021  Staying Engaged and connected
 2 Sept 2021  Dealing with Grief and Loss

 

UPPER HUTT SEMINARS 2021

VENUE – Upper Hutt Library 844 Fergusson Drive, Upper Hutt

TIME - 1.30pm - 3pm

 Date  Topic
 21 July 2021  Understanding Changed Behaviour
 28  July 2021  Communicating Effectively
 4 Aug 2021  EPOA responsibilities & Advanced Care Planning
 25 Aug 2021  Preparing for Day Programme/ Respite/Long term care
 1 Sept 2021  Staying Engaged and connected
 15 Sept 2021  Dealing with Grief and Loss

 

NORTH WELLINGTON 2021

VENUE – Newlands Community Centre 9 Batchelor Street, Newlands, Wellington

TIME - 1.30pm - 3pm

 Date  Topic
 22 Sept 2021  Understanding Changed Behaviour
 29 Sept 2021  Communicating Effectively
 6 Oct 2021  EPOA responsibilities & Advanced Care Planning
 13 Oct 2021  Preparing for Day Programme/ Respite/Long term care
 20 Oct 2021  Staying Engaged and connected
 27 Oct 2021  Dealing with Grief and Loss

 

To find out more or to register for these seminars, please contact Sarah Togher on 020 4025 2329 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

These seminars are free although koha is much appreciated.