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Understanding Parkinsons

Thu 27 January, 2022 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Do you are care for someone with Parkinsons? This course gives you the opportunity to learn about the condition, share how it impacts you as a carer, and meet other carers.

Duration: 2 weeks (27th January & 3rd February)

Who is this online session for?
This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Edinburgh.

Outcomes of this online session

By attending this block of Parkinsons courses, carers will:

  • Know more about Parkinsons.
  • Be able to identify challenges associated with living with Parkinsons
  • Collated various helpful techniques to support self and the person who lives with Parkinsons.

Delivered by
Aga Newsome, Carer Training Officer at VOCAL. Aga has recently joined the team at VOCAL, and comes with over 4 years’ experience of delivering training in the care sector. She runs a number of face to face and online courses for carers.

Online Instructions
This course will be delivered online. Details of how to join the meeting will be sent you via email once you have registered. Please note, if you do not get an email with Zoom details for the event you have registered for please contact VOCAL on 0131 622 6666.

There is a limit on the number of spaces for this event. You will be notified if you need to go on the waiting list for this event. Please note that some events require a minimum number for them to run some may be cancelled near the time of the event, we will contact you if this is the case.


Thu 27 January, 2022
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Carer Training
0131 622 6666


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