Dementia Training - START Training

Delivered by Halton Carers Centre | Starting Tuesday 7th March - 7 week course | Free

If you are caring for a family member or friend who has been diagnosed with dementia then starting Tuesday 7th March 2023, Halton Carers Centre will be delivering a 7 week training course in St Maries Church, Lugsdale Road, Widnes.

The course will look at some of the behaviours associated with dementia, the trigger or cause of these behaviours and strategies to help manage these behaviours. Each session will last for 90 mins and the weekly sessions are as follows
                       Stress and Wellbeing
                       Reasons for behaviour
                      Making a behaviour plan
                      Behaviour strategies and unhelpful thoughts
                       Communication styles
                      Planning for the future
                       Introduction to pleasant events and your mood
                      Using your skills in the future

Age Range: 18-25, 25-60, 60+
Accessibility: Accessible building
Area(s): Halton - Runcorn, Halton - Widnes
Activity Address: St Maries Church, Lugsdale Road, Widnes
Activity Contact Phone: 01928 580182