Webinar: Everybody's Oma - a family’s dementia journey

The Older Person’s Advocacy Network (OPAN) is hosting a webinar with the creators of the dementia-focused documentary, Everybody’s Oma.

Dementia is one of the most common health conditions in Australia. It’s estimated 1.6 million people in the country care for someone living with dementia.

The film follows one family’s heart-warming journey navigating dementia through the COVID-19 lockdowns.          

About the webinar

The documentary’s filmmakers – husband and wife Jason and Megan van Genderen – share their tips on caring for someone living with dementia.

They will share valuable insights, including how to advocate for a family member in hospital or an aged care home.

Who are the speakers?

As well as hearing from the filmmakers, you will also hear from knowledgeable dementia experts.

Speakers include:

  • Jason van Genderen
  • Megan van Genderen
  • Danielle Robertson, Director, DR Care Solutions
  • Craig Gear, CEO, Older Persons Advocacy Network

Event details

Everybody's Oma - a family’s dementia journey

Date: Tuesday, 17 May 2022

Time: 11:30am-12:30pm AEST

Registration: Please register through Eventbrite.

Please note: This webinar will be recorded and a replay link will be sent to attendees a few days after the event.

More information

To find out more, or to watch previous webinars, visit the OPAN website.

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