Dementia Awareness Training

Dementia training team at Home Instead Altrincham
Dementia training team at Home Instead Altrincham

Home Instead Senior Care (Altrincham & Sale) are pleased to announce that they will be delivering further dementia awareness training throughout the Autumn.  The awareness training is based on the award winning & City & Guilds training that has been developed for Home Instead CAREGivers & is specifically designed to help family carers. 

The awareness training is available is the following formats:

- Every 2nd Thursday of the month at 3pm.  Sessions will last approximately 75 minutes.  Venues in either Sale or Altrincham will be used.

- Every 3rd Tuesday of the month at 5.30pm.  Sessions will last approximately 75 minutes.  Venues in either Sale or   Altrincham will be used.

- Community groups & organisations can request for a bespoke talks to be arranged.

- Client's families can attend the above training & can then be supported on a 1:1 basis.

- Home Instead Senior Care CAREGivers attend the full City & Guilds accredited training.

What does the training contain? 

The training will provide an understanding of Alzheimer's disease & other dementias & then discuss various techniques for managing behaviors & encouraging engagement.

Who should attend the training? 

The training is available for those who support people with dementia & also for anyone in the community who would benefit from attending.

How to attend?

Please call the Home Instead office on 0161-870-1136 to check availability & make bookings.

A group of Home Instead CAREGivers talking
Family welcoming a Home Instead care manager into their home