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Understanding Dementia

Wed 7 Feb - Wed 14 Mar
10:00 - 12:30

This course provides information about what dementia is, 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 Breadown

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:
Wed 7 Feb - Wed 14 Mar
Time:
10:00 - 12:30
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organiser

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

Venue

Vocal Carer Centre
8-13 Johnston Terrace
Edinburgh, Scotland EH1 2PW United Kingdom
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Tickets

SKU: 7066-5-understanding-dementia
19 available
Understanding Dementia£0.00Wed 7th Feb - Wed 14th Mar 10am - 12.30pm