Learning & Social

Loading Events

« All Events

Understanding Dementia

Tue 4 June, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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

Duration: 5 weeks (4th June – 2nd July)

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: Accessing Support
    Week Three: Money Matters
    Week Four: Changing Relationships
    Week Five: 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.

A light supper will be provided at 5.30pm.

Details

Date:
Tue 4 June, 2019
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 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
+ Google Map
Website:
www.vocal.org.uk

This website has content from partner carer organisations in Edinburgh and Lothian.
See our partners page or click on the logos below:

Register

Join one other person

Terms and Privacy Page
Tribe Loading Animation Image