About this Opportunity
Carers NT is providing the opportunity for Carers in the Katherine region to complete the Youth version of Mental Health First Aid free of charge.
A Carer is a family member or friend who provides unpaid care and support to someone who has a disability, chronic illness, developmental delay, mental illness, drug or alcohol issue or who is frail aged.
If you are a person who provides unpaid care and support to someone then you are eligible to register as a Carer with Carers NT to attend this course offering as well as access other services.
People in the Katherine region who are caring for a young person with a disability, developmental delay, mental health problem or substance use issues are encouraged to refer themselves to Carers NT in order to attend this course.
Course Details and Registration
Session Dates: Tuesday the 13th, Wednesday the 14th, Thursday the 15th and Friday the 16th of February 2018
Session Times: Each morning from 9 am to 12:30 pm. (Light refreshments will be provided.)
Venue: Red Cross Training Room, 74 - 84 Riverbank Drive, Katherine NT
Cost: The course is free for Carers who are registered at Carers NT.
The process of registering at Carers NT is simple and people can commence the process by simply calling Carers NT on 1800 242 636 during business hours. You can also commence registration by checking the appropriate box when completing the online registration for this course.
There are a limited number of places on this course for individuals who are not in a Caring role to attend. These participants will be charged the market rate of $250 per person (excluding GST) and may secure a place by purchasing their ticket using eventbrite or directly contacting Carers NT.
For further information call Noelene Armstrong, Mental Health Coordinator at Carers NT on 08 8944 4888 or email [email protected].