October 5, 2021
We are thrilled to announce that the Brain Injury Association of Tasmania (BIAT) has secured funding from the Mental Health Council of Tasmania as part of Mental Health Week, running from 9-16 October this year.
The Brain Injury Association of Tasmania is proud to be hosting its Caring For Carers Workshop for people living with brain injury, their carers, friends and family.
This is a free event, with lunch and refreshments included.
The Caring For Carers Workshop is as it sounds – focusing on the mental health of people caring for someone with brain injury.
Be quick to register, as spots are limited!
This event will feature guest speakers Peter Colhoun, carer of wife Teresa who lives with brain injury, mental health organisation SPEAK UP! Stay ChaTY, and Care2Serve, provider of the National Carer Gateway support services.
Date: Tuesday, 12 October.
Where: Bellerive Yacht Club - 64 Cambridge Rd, Bellerive.
If you wish to attend BIAT’s Caring For Carers Workshop, please fill out the following form: https://bit.ly/3i80X8c
Please note that this event is capped at four people per group.
We will contact you once you have registered with further details and a reminder prior to the event.
Should you have any questions regarding the event, please contact Mark: firstname.lastname@example.org
You can download the flyer here.
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