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2. Dementia Friendly Group

    The Dementia and Memory program assists those experiencing dementia, early signs of dementia and memory loss a chance to connect socially and to stay active and engaged in the community. It also provides respite for carers

    For residents over the age of 65 (50 years or older for Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people) who
    are eligible for services through the Commonwealth Home Support Program (CHSP). A My Aged Care Assessment and referral is required to participate in some programs.

    City Of Whittlesea – Positive Ageing Program

    Thu, 10:00am – 2:00pm
    Frequency: weekly

    18 Jan 2024 – invalid date

    Barry Road Community Activity Centre
    Barry Road Community Activity Centre
    36 Barry Rd
    Thomastown, VIC, 3074

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    Participants who are assessed as eligible for social support or centre based respite through My Aged Care and live in the Northern Metropolitan Region (City of Whittlesea, City of Yarra, City of Hume, City of Darebin,City of Banyule, City of Nillumbik) are eligible to attend the programs However need to organise their own transport to the activity.
    Are you a Home Care Package client?
    If you are on a Home care package (HCP), you can attend the program if:
    • you are assessed as suitable for the nominated program
    • there is capacity for the program to accept Home Care Package clients
    • you agree to pay the fee.
    Cost: CHSP $18 and HCP $ 60