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Understanding Dementia

Tue 4 Sep - Tue 9 Oct
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 Breakdown

Week One – Understanding Dementia
Week Two – Accessing Support
Week Three – Money Matters
Week Four – Changing Relationships
Week Five – Looking After Yourself
Week Six – Understanding Dementia Q&A

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:
Tue 4 Sep - Tue 9 Oct
Time:
10:00 - 12:30
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organiser

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

Venue

Edinburgh Carers’ Hub
60 Leith Walk
EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND EH6 5HB
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Website:
www.vocal.org.uk

Tickets

SKU: 9610-5-understanding-dementia
18 available
Understanding Dementia£0.00Tue 4th Sep - Tue 9th Oct 10am - 12.30pm