The Speak My Language program is an initiative funded by the Commonwealth Government under the Dementia and Aged Care Services Fund Research and Innovation Grants 2017. It is proudly supported by ECCNSW and its primary partners ECCV, ECCQ (Diversicare) and our national broadcasting partners SBS and NEMBC.

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Café Conversations in English

Healthy Body, Healthy Mind, Healthy Soul – the secret to a long and healthy life in Australia

Facilitated by Terrie Leoleos
In this episode, Terrie Leoleos talks to Erin Sharpe (Quality and Clinical Governance Analyst MyagedCare Gateway) and Martin Cominotto. They discuss what wellness means in Australia today and how to find the right services to enable you (and your loved ones) live the best life they can. 
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

It's Not A Disgrace – it's Dementia

Facilitated by Terrie Leoleos
In this episode, Terrie Leoleos talks to Nina Catalano (CaLD Dementia Advisor and Counsellor, Dementia Australia NSW) and Jenny. They discuss what dementia is like in its early stages and what steps should be taken towards accessing the right support. They also chat about the importance of early intervention, self-care for carers of loved ones with dementia, and cultural taboos surrounding dementia. 
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au
www.dementia.org.au

Honour and Trust – what to do when your trust has been broken and you feel hurt and alone 

Facilitated by Terrie Leoleos
In this episode, Terrie Leoleos talks to Christine Mattey (Senior Consultant, NSW Elder Abuse Helpline and Resource Unit) and Maria Berry. Maria is an inspiring advocate for elder rights and a passionate speaker about her experiences of elder abuse and seeking support in the face of adversity. In this conversation they talk about what to do when trust has been broken, the taboo around naming abuse, and where you can go to find help. 
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au
www.elderabusehelpline.com.au

Dementia - The journey: from diagnosis to quality of life, enabling a person, to later stages and quality care for a person living with dementia. 

Facilitated by Danijela Hlis
It's not a disgrace, it is dementia.
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Rights and Responsibilities

Facilitated by Anju Mathur
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Residential Care Options

Facilitated by Anju Mathur
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Planning for the Future

Facilitated by Anju Mathur
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Wellness and Reablement

For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Package Care Options

For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Dementia Early Stages

For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Commonwealth Home Support Programs

For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Assessment Processes

For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Allied Health Services

For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Wellness and Reablement - INDIGENOUS

Facilitated by Amie Nean
 
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Planning for the Future - INDIGENOUS

Facilitated by Amie Nean
 
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Package Care Options - INDIGENOUS

Facilitated by Amie Nean
 
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Dementia Early Stages - INDIGENOUS

Facilitated by Amie Nean
 
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Carers and Families - INDIGENOUS

Facilitated by Amie Nean
 
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Allied Health Services - INDIGENOUS

Facilitated by Amie Nean
 
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

A Conversation with ECC Victoria Part 1

Facilitated by Matisse & Nikolaus
 
Facilitated by Matisse & Gabriel
 
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Commonwealth Home Support Programs & My Aged Care - INDIGENOUS

Facilitated by Amie Nean
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Wellness and Reablement

Facilitated by Anju Mathur
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

My Aged Care

Facilitated by Anju Mathur
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Complaints Processes in Australia

Facilitated by Anju Mathur
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Carers and Families

Facilitated by Anju Mathur
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Assessment Processes

Facilitated by Anju Mathur
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au

Allied Health Services

Facilitated by Anju Mathur
For more information visit:
www.myagedcare.gov.au