Wed 26 May, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
A workshop on options for planning for an emergency. You will be supported to write a personalised Emergency Plan, which is important now more than ever.
Duration: 1 week
Who is this online session for?
This course is for anyone caring for someone with concerns about what would happen in an emergency during the COVID-19 pandemic and after.
This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Edinburgh only.
Outcomes of this online session
By the end of the session carers will have:
- Explained what an Emergency Plan is and why it’s important to do one.
- Completed sections of the Emergency Plan.
- Discussed who to share it with, when to review it and where to keep it.
- Planned your next steps and where to get further help.
Rebecca Caulfield, Carer Training Officer, VOCAL. Rebecca has worked at VOCAL for 6 years and now manages the Carer Training programme at VOCAL. She runs a number of face-to-face and online courses for carers.
Wendy Brooks, Carer Support Worker, VOCAL. As part of her role at VOCAL Wendy supports carers to complete Emergency Plans.
This session will be delivered online. Details of how to join the webinar will be sent you via email once you have registered.