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Understanding Dementia (Westerhailes)

Thu 6 Jul - Thu 10 Aug
10:00 - 12:30

This course provides information about what is dementia, treatments and coping strategies, money matters and decision making as well as support for carers.

Duration: 6 weeks

Who is this course for?
This course is tailored specifically to carers supporting someone with moderate dementia.

Weekly Breakdown

  • Week One: Understanding Dementia.
  • Week Two: Medication.
  • Week Three: Accessing Support.
  • Week Four: Money Matters.
  • WEEK FIVE: Changing Relationships.
  • WEEK SIX: Looking After Yourself.

What carers will get from this course

  • The course aims to provide information on the key aspects of dementia, and how it can affect people we care about.
  • The focus of the course is to inform the families, friends and carers of people with dementia about the illness, symptoms, treatments, and support.

Details

Date:
Thu 6 Jul - Thu 10 Aug
Time:
10:00 - 12:30
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organiser

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

Venue

Wester Hailes Healthy Living Centre
30 Harvesters Way
Edinburgh, EH14 3JF United Kingdom
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Tickets

SKU: 4613-5-understanding-dementia-westerhailes
12 available
Understanding Dementia (Westerhailes)£0.00Thu 6th Jul - Thu 10th Aug 10am - 12.30pm

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