Illnesses and disabilities Events

Stress and distress in dementia

Online

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Edinburgh only. Led by an experienced dementia nurse, this session will help you understand and manage behaviour you might find distressing, or hard to deal with. Instructions for joining the event This event will be delivered ONLINE. Details of how to... Read More

Basic First Aid for carers

Online

A practical introductory session, led by a Red Cross professional, covering commonly used first aid techniques. No previous experience needed. This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Edinburgh only. Instructions for joining the event This event will be delivered ONLINE. Details of how to join the event will... Read More

Continence care

Online

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Edinburgh only. A space to ask questions, view products, and gain practical tips about supporting someone with continence issues. Objectives By attending the event carers will have ; More knowledge about the types of continence issues that may arise Get practical... Read More

Understanding dementia

Online

This event is open to carers residing in or caring for a person in Edinburgh only. Led by an experienced dementia nurse, this session is aimed at carers supporting someone in the early or mid-stages of dementia. Objectives The following topics will be covered in the session - What dementia is An explanation of the... Read More