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Understanding Dementia

Wed 16 May - Wed 20 Jun
10:30 - 13:00

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 16 May - Wed 20 Jun
Time:
10:30 - 13:00
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organiser

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

Venue

Libertus
20 Gracemount Drive
EDINBURGH, EH16 6RN United Kingdom
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Tickets

SKU: 8352-5-understanding-dementia Category:
19 available
Understanding Dementia£0.00Wed 16th May - Wed 20th Jun 10.30am - 1pm