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.
Course Details and Registration
A small number of places are available for Carers who do not wish to register with Carers NT and their attendance at this course will be sponsored by Mental Mates.
People in the Katherine region who are caring for a person with 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.
Session Dates: Monday the 27th, Tuesday the 28th, Thursday the 30th and Friday the 1st of December
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
How to register: REGISTER ONLINE HERE.
Cost: The course is free for Carers. .
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 and need to make a direct inquiry to Carers NT if they wish to seek a place on the course.
For further information call Noelene Armstrong, Mental Health Coordinator at Carers NT on 08 8944 4888 or email [email protected].