Dementia Family/Community Workshops FREE !

Dementia Workshops Summer 2015 Home Instead Altrincham
Dementia Workshops Summer 2015 Home Instead Altrincham

We are running free workshops for your family / friend / community group, you will benefit from our experience of running specialist dementia training for our CAREGivers. (The training Home Instead gives its CAREGivers is fully certified by City & Guilds, and is unique in the UK).

The workshop is a 2.5 hour version of this training to family members and people in the community, helping people to identify the typical signs of dementia, gain a better understanding and learn coping mechanisms to able you to live well with the condition.

The next dates are on 21st July (1pm), 3rd August (1pm) & 18th August (6pm) at our offices and is led by our dementia trainer, Sue Shaw. 

An example of Techniques shown:

            Maintain a safe environment

            Manage changing behaviour

            Provide nutritious meals

            Provide mind-stimulating activities

            Create social interaction

            Supervise daily activities

This means you are supported with the latest in Alzheimer's education and home care techniques, to care for the individuals changing needs at home.

We appreciate how difficult it is to be faced with these behavioral challenges and not know the best way to recognise the signs, and to then avoid or manage a difficult or challenging situation. The course covers many very useful techniques on how to support someone with dementia with the utmost dignity and respect. 

If this would be of interest please call the office to book your place on 0161 870 1136 or email alan.savage@homeinstead.co.uk

 

Who would benefit from the Dementia workshops
Who would benefit from the Dementia workshops

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