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Free Workshops for Carers

Image03 - 05 - 2017 Image9:30am - 2:30pm

The Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District Carer Program has organised several three day workshops to help carers learn how to manage stress, meet other carers and find out about services that can help you.

Dates and Locations:
 Bomaderry –May 3rd,10th and 17th
Bomaderry Bowling Club –To register call 4424 6300
 Fairy Meadow— July 19th, 26th and August 2nd
Fraternity Club -To register call 4253 4501
 Milton September 5th,12th and 19th
Milton Hospital- To register call 4424 6300
 Dapto–October 17th,24th and 31st Dapto Ribbonwood Centre -To register call 4253 4501

Lunch and morning tea provided


You can register by email:
Bomaderry/Milton—carla.farrar@health.nsw.gov.au
Fairy Meadow/Dapto/Shellharbour—gabriela.martinez@health.nsw.gov.au
If you need help with respite call 1800 052 222
Organised by the Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District Carer Program

Carer Education Program
Program
9.30am to 2.30pm
Topics covered
Week 1 Welcome & Introductions
Overview of caring role & impacts of caring
Value of respite and other community support
Caring Smarter Not Harder
Home Modifications and Maintenance

Week 2 National Disability Insurance Scheme
Centrelink Carer Payments
Advocacy
Stress Management & Relaxation Tips
Week 3 Carer Health and Well Being
Legal Planning Ahead
Community Transport and Social Support
Review and Evaluation

Please contact any of the following staff if you are unable to attend or will be running late
Gabi 0434 324 772
Evelyn 0421 099 00
Carla 0422 004 119

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ISPIR gratefully acknowledges the financial and other support from the Australian Government Department of Health 

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