Online Learning Guides


Flexible professional development to improve dementia practice for residential aged care staffDementia Learning Guide: Residential Aged Care Services

As the leading dementia learning service in Victoria, we facilitate learning experiences which touch, move and inspire participants to transform their residential care practice. Informed by current research and contemporary practice, the Residential Aged Care Services guide introduces you to an integrated learning pathway which incorporates accredited and non-accredited courses and online learning.

Our residential aged care guide includes:

  • Accredited Programs suitable for residential aged care staff

  • Online Learning suitable for lifestyle staff, PCAs and general staff

  • Dementia education pathways for healthcare professionals: from foundational learning to dementia care delivery leadership
     

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Education and professional development to improve dementia practice for health professionals: GPs and nurse education, acute care and sub-acute care services.Dementia Learning Guide: Health Services

The importance of greater staff education and strong leadership in improving health outcomes for people living with dementia has become a major priority for many health services. Our Health Services guide provides learning solutions to help health service staff recognise cognitive impairment and enact strategies that reduce patient harm and support person-centred practice.

Our Health Services guide includes:

  • Accredited Programs suitable for residential aged care staff

  • Online Learning suitable for lifestyle staff, PCAs and general staff

  • Dementia education pathways for healthcare professionals: from foundational learning to dementia care delivery leadership
     

Health Services Dementia Learning Calendar

 

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Flexible education to improve dementia practice for community support servicesDementia Learning Guide: Community Support Services

Informed consumer choice is at the heart of Consumer Directed Care (CDC). As the number of people living with dementia in the community continues to grow, there is an increased need for community care organisations to ensure that they are responsive to the needs of this group. Our Community Support Services guide provides a range of learning solutions that promote a strengths-based approach to supporting people living with dementia in the community.

Our community support services guide includes:

  • Accredited Programs for community care staff

  • Online Learning for PCAs and community support workers

  • Dementia education pathways: from foundational learning to dementia care delivery leadership

Community Support Services Dementia Learning Calendar



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Education solutions to improve dementia care practice in disability servicesDementia Learning Guide: Disability Services

Given the higher prevalence of dementia amongst people with intellectual and other forms of disability, a growing number of disability providers are utilising our programs to ensure the needs of this group are met. The Disability Services guide highlights the range of learning and consultancy services provided by Alzheimer’s Australia Vic that can help you to provide better support to this growing number of clients.

Our Disability Services guide includes:

  • Accredited Programs suitable for residential aged care staff

  • Online Learning suitable for lifestyle staff, PCAs and general staff

  • Dementia education pathways for healthcare professionals: from foundational learning to dementia care delivery leadership


Disability Services Dementia Learning Calendar

 

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Public information sessions to build a dementia-friendly community. Group programs, family information and support sessions on dementia.Dementia Learning Guide: Community Awareness - Public Education

Our Community Awareness sessions seek to raise awareness of dementia, reduce the stigma surrounding it and provide strategies to maintain and improve brain health. These sessions are presented in everyday language and can be tailored in content and length, to suit a variety of audiences and needs. As well as community groups and clubs, audiences can include community volunteers or groups where English is a second language.

Our community awareness guide includes:

  • Community Awareness
  • Cultural Diversity
  • Family Information and Support
  • Public Seminars

 

Community Awareness Dementia Learning Calendar



 

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