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Remembering yourself while caring for someone with dementia

Thu 18 July, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm

Caring for a loved one may lead to feelings of guilt, sadness, confusion or anger, however, it can be difficult to share these feelings with someone with dementia, leaving carers feeling very isolated.

Duration: 1 week

Who is this course for?
Carers who want to explore their feelings and stay well while caring for someone with dementia.

Weekly Breakdown
This workshop led by Heart and Minds has been designed to help carers build their emotional resilience, strengthen and develop coping abilities and combat isolation.

What carers will get from this course

  • An increased understanding of the impact of dementia on them.
  • Tips and ideas to reconnect with themselves.
  • Tips and ideas about how to look after themselves while looking after someone else.
  • An opportunity to learn and share with others in similar situations.

Details

Date:
Thu 18 July, 2019
Time:
10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Event Category:

Organiser

VOCAL
Phone:
0131 622 6666
Email:
kdouglas@vocal.org.uk

Venue

Edinburgh Carers’ Hub
60 Leith Walk
EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND EH6 5HB
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Website:
www.vocal.org.uk

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