As a result of the COVID-19 situation, our training events for March, April and May are now deferred. We are looking at alternative ways to deliver our training and will keep our website updated.
emodule courses are going ahead as usual.
Introduction to Dementia
This interactive half-day workshop is designed for people who care or support people with dementia. It is particularly suitable for befrienders, volunteers and others who visit people with dementia in their own homes or nursing homes.
At the end of this workshop participants will be able to:
- Understand what dementia is
- Describe the most common types of dementia
- Understand the cognitive, social and sensory difficulties that dementia may involve
- Understand communication and the importance of non-verbal communication in the context of dementia