Dementia for families

Dementia for families
$40.00 NZD

Dementia is one of New Zealand most significant and growing healthcare challenges which has a direct impact on family/ whanau and friends. 


The Dementia for families short course is designed to give you a basic understanding of dementia and support groups that are available. 

The short course will be covering the following:

- What is dementia?

- Risk factors

- Types of dementia

- Warning  signs

- Stages of dementia

- Support groups

- Challenging behaviours

- Support and communication 


This module is delivered online and is learner driven. There is no maximum time required to complete the set learning hours.  


Estimated number of hours: 2 - 4 hours theory. No assessment is provided.


The module is provided by Kalandra Education Group.

Should you wish to receive an electronic certificate at the completion of your study please contact for this to be organised for you.


If you are a healthcare assistant in New Zealand wishing to upskill, please go to Kalandra Education Group’s website to see the NZQA approved programmes available to New Zealand Citizens and Permanent Residents.