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Understanding Dementia

Wed 25 Oct - Wed 29 Nov
18:00 - 20:00

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 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:
Wed 25 Oct - Wed 29 Nov
Time:
18:00 - 20:00
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: 6279-5-understanding-dementia
1 available
Understanding Dementia£0.00Wed 25th Oct - Wed 29th Nov 6pm - 8pm