Awareness Talks

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, 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.”