DEMENTIA AWARENESS

Course duration: 3 hours

£60 per person

 

This course can be run in house or at an external venue – dependent on numbers. Contact us to discuss your needs.

Course Content

 

  • Understand what the different types of dementia are and understand who is most at risk from the illness
  • Know which are the most common symptoms of dementia to look out for
  • Understand how dementia is diagnosed
  • Understand the importance of taking care of everyone involved in the diagnosis, including both the patient and the carer
  • Know how to care for someone with dementia, maintain their health and help them with everyday tasks and issues.
  • Be aware of the different home adaptations that can be made to make living with dementia easier and maintain the person’s independence.