CONFERENCE: Adding to the Conversation About Dementia

Event date: Monday, 14 October 2019 9:00 am – 3:00 pm AEST  Address: Wynnum Municipal Hall 219 Bay Terrace Wynnum, QLD 4178 Contact us: wynnummanlydfc@gmail.com https://www.facebook.com/WynnumManlyDFC    

International expert Dr. G. Allen Power will be presenting at the Wynnum Manly Dementia Friendly Community’s Conference. Al will explore these concepts with dementia advisor and educator John Quinn, who was diagnosed with dementia in his fifties. The Conference will also feature the Qld launch of a warm and moving film about dementia that explores Anne’s realisation and the difficult decision, for Edie to move into a residential aged care home. Become a Dementia Friend and help combat social isolation and loneliness for people living with dementia, their families and care partners ‘Mr Velvet Ears’ is told through the eyes of Edie’s Dementia Assist Dog. ‘The Community Noticeboard’ section highlights many new initiatives which will encourage people living with dementia to positively engage in their local community.

Bookings essential

Professional Registration: $200 Community Member: $10 Registration link: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/adding-to-the-conversation-about-dementia-tickets-74636340303?aff=ebdssbdestsearch   

Event date: 
Monday, October 14, 2019 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
Address: 
Wynnum Municipal Hall
219 Bay Terrace
Wynnum QLD 4178
Australia