Information Programme for carers of those with dementia
Making Sense of Dementia
What carers need to know – The journey from A to Z
Introducing a programme of special support sessions for carers of people with dementia.
Saturday mornings 10.30am – 12.30pm
4th February – 18th March 2017
|4th February||Introduction to dementia|
|11th February||Understanding the experience of dementia|
|18th February||Understanding the changes in communication and behaviour|
|25th February||Being a carer and looking after yourself|
|4th March||· Nutrition.
· Understanding the assessment process.
· Moving on – accepting help, sharing the care, respite and long term care
· A look at local services
|11th March||Health issues
· Infection control.
· Continence care.
(Guest speakers from the specialist nursing teams)
|18th March||· Welfare benefits
· The legal implications of caring for someone with dementia.
All the sessions will be held at Radford Care Group Prospect Street Radford Nottingham NG7 5QE
Free parking is available
For further enquiries or to book a place please call 0115 9786133.
A charge of £2.50 per session will be made to cover the cost of refreshments.