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Approach carers' training

Approach provides free and informal dementia awareness training for carers of people diagnosed with dementia. 

Our informal sessions aim to improve the health and well-being of the person with dementia, their family, friends and care give by promoting independence at home and within the local community.

The three sessions are designed to support you when caring for someone with dementia or other related mental health needs. This information is delivered in a friendly, easy to understand and sensitive manner. This may help you to understand how a person with dementia can live well with the illness.

By attending these sessions you will gain:

  • A clear understanding of the issues related to supporting a person with dementia
     
  • Practical skills and knowledge which may prove useful in your role as a care giver
     
  • An opportunity to meet and share experiences with other care givers

Who to contact

Contact Name
Hannah Bridgwood
Contact Position
Administration Officer
Telephone
01782 214999
E-mail
enquiries@approachstaffordshire.co.uk
Website
Approach

Where to go

Address
Cauldon Chambers, 10
Stoke Road
Stoke-on-trent
Postcode
ST4 2DP Get Directions (This link opens in a new tab)
Notes

The Approach dementia awareness training course is held in community venues in Staffordshire. Please visit www.approachstaffordshire.co.uk for upcoming training dates and locations

Other Details

Costs

Service is Free
Yes
Details
This service is free to access

Availability

Referral required
Yes
Referral Details

Referrals can be made over the phone by calling our head office on 01782 214999 or by emailing our enquiries email address enquiries@approachstaffordshire.co.uk

Carers are invited on a first come first serve basis. Dates and times of the training courses vary.

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