Free dementia workshops in Hambleton and Harrogate District  

Event:             Free Alzheimer’s and other dementias workshop

Venue:            Various

 What’s happening:  Learn Techniques to Handle Challenging Behaviours.   

 Due to the resounding success of the their first  workshop, Home Instead will be hosting further free dementia workshops in Harrogate, Ripon  and Thirsk for family carers, volunteers, health professionals and anyone else who may interact with or know someone with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias.

 The ground breaking family workshops are adapted from the company’s City & Guilds accredited dementia training programme, developed specifically for Home Instead’s caregivers. They help both family carers and community members to identify the typical signs of dementia and gain a better understanding of the condition, as well as arming them with effective techniques for managing the many different and sometimes challenging behaviours associated with the condition.

 Workshops will be taking place at the following venues:

  • 29th July -Community House, Ripon  11am-12pm
  • 31st July- Community House, Harrogate 11am-12pm
  • 2nd August – East Thirsk Community Hall 11am-12pm

For more information and to book your free place contact:

Home Instead on 01423 774490