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Going to Stay At Home is a one-week residential course developed by HammondCare for people living with dementia and their family carers. It's designed to help enable people with dementia to remain at home for longer.
66-year-old Gary Binion arrived at HammondCare Caulfield 4 months ago with a couple of bags containing his earthly possessions in one hand and his most precious cargo in the other: a folio of delicate pen and watercolour drawings.
The story of how HammondCare’s Younger Onset team, Social Club and Specialist Mental Health Service came together to transform the life of a young woman diagnosed with complex mental health issues and younger onset dementia.
As the Volunteer Leader at Braeside Hospital, I talk to a lot of people who think they might like to volunteer but don’t know what’s involved. So I've put my myth-busting hat on to show that everyone – no matter age, skills or time commitments, can volunteer!