Making a difference in dementia care

September is Dementia Awareness Month

The Western Sydney Dementia Strategy Implementation Group will hold a forum to showcase best practice and innovation in dementia care.

Thursday, 28 September, 2017

Blacktown Workers Club

Registration: 8.30am

Forum: 9am to 4pm

This is a free event, open to anyone who wants to learn more about dementia, including community workers, people living with dementia and their families, health professionals and aged care facility staff.

Presentations include:

  • Dr Helen Creasey on latest research and best practice
  • Dementia-friendly communities
  • Understanding behaviour
  • Consumer and carer stories
  • Poster Display – Dementia Quality Care Awards

A light lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Free parking is available at the club

Register online through Eventbrite or search the event on or phone: Queeny Lau, Wentwest on 0420 207 212

For more information, email Sue Tolhurst, WSLHD Dementia Advisory Service at

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