Meaningful Engagement Mentors Program

By Dementia Australia

  • Enhanced Practice
  • 18 hours over 12-16 weeks
  • Face-to-face

Support your staff in developing advanced skills in planning and delivering individualised engagement. In this program, a nominated staff member learns how to plan engaging activities that enhance the quality of life for a person living with dementia. These learnings are applied to a project within their workplace, with support from a Dementia Australia facilitator. Knowledge and experience are then shared with other team members to help them plan and deliver meaningful activities.

Domains:
Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health

Location:
nationally

Cost:
fee-for-service

Learning Outcomes

Program benefits include:
  • Staff supporting people living with dementia plan activities based on their specific interests and preferences.
  • Your workplace gains an experienced mentor to encourage and support skill development in other team members.
  • People living with dementia feel supported to spend time with people and participate in activities that are important to them.