Dementia Waikato staff present awareness talks to community groups [Lions, Grey Power, Churches/Maraes, Garden clubs etc.] on a variety of subjects. These include a General Understanding of Dementia, Memory Strategies, Supporting others in the Community, and Protective Factors. To request a guest speaker from us, please email firstname.lastname@example.org, or telephone us.
In Service Training
In Service Training for Rest Home staff or community workers. These can be customised to the needs of the organisation but popular topics are “ Understanding dementia related behaviours” ; “ Communicating with a Person with Dementia” and “Interacting Positively with People with Dementia.”