In this program we discuss the issues and decisions around considering residential care for a loved one with dementia, as well as the barriers to making the decision. Information is provided about the residential care system, including different types of care available as well as the key features of a good facility. Important legal issues are also outlined. The emotional issues regarding the placement of a loved one in residential care are also discussed. Cost: Free (funded by the Australian Government). Registration required in order to attend.
Suitable for: Carers, family members and friends of people with dementia
Venue: Gold Coast – phone for details
Phone: 1800 588 699