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Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio Tuesday – UnitingCare In Australia Talks Dementia

Alzheimer’s Speaks Radio Tuesday –

Back By Demand – Shifting Dementia Care –

Unitingcare Ageing’s at Starrett Lodge

June 24th 11am EST, 10am CST, 9am MST, 8am PST, 4pm London

061214_ASR_banner_coin_corinne_AUThis show was prerecorded, so you won’t be able to call in and join the conversation today.

Today will be talking with Colin McDonnell, Care Services Manager at Unitingcare Ageing’s at Starrett Lodge NSW Australia. Colin has had a long career in aged care with a particular interest in person centered care, especially with people living with dementia. His work is incredible and Colin has received multiple awards. People around the world are taking notice of his work.

Corinne Maunder is a producer at Fire Films and will join Colin in our conversation. Corinne has a production company she founded in 2003, which specializes in medical, health and wellbeing video production. Corrine has worked with Cathy Greenblat (and Starrett Lodge to develop exceptional footage to inspire and engage people to shift our dementia care culture.

Check out the film which describes and gives examples of their dementia care culture.

For more resource on dementia and caregiving

Go to our website at Alzheimer’s Speaks

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New Film Embraces Reason To Live – Wise Words To Learn From

Two Questions We Must Ask Ourselves Are:

What Are You Doing That Gives You A Reason To Live?

What Are You Doing To Help Others Connect To Their Reason To Live?

New Film Embraces Reason To Live

“Finding the Why; Enabling Active Participation in Life in Aged Care”, captures the essence of giving real meaning and purpose to life to those living with dementia. This is not a film only for those dealing with an older population, but we should be teaching and living this concept by example throughout our lives.


To find out more about UnitingCare Ageing, click the above logo.

For more Resources on Dementia and Caregiving Click Below

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Need help shifting your “Dementia Care Culture,” and igniting passion in your staff and volunteers?

Contact Lori La Bey

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