Wigston Dementia Carer Support Workshop

8th September 2017 - 29th September 2017, 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Do you care for someone with dementia?

The Carer Information and Support Programme is a series of workshops run over 4 sessions for people caring for a family member or friend with dementia. It provides an opportunity for you to talk in a friendly and confidential environment about your experiences and the impact they are having on you.

The workshops aim to provide you with information and support.

Topics will include:

  • What is dementia?
  • Providing support and care for someone with dementia.
  • Planning for the future, legal and money matters.
  • Support services that are available.

 Course Dates:           Session 1       –           Friday 8th September 2017

                                        Session 2       –           Friday 15th September 2017

                                        Session 3       –           Friday 22nd September 2017

                                        Session 4       –           Friday 29th September 2017

                        All sessions will take place 10am – 12:30pm in Meeting Room 2.  

Who will be there?

The workshops are run by Alzheimer’s Society staff and volunteers for people who care for a family member or friend with dementia. Please aim to attend all session if possible. If you are unable to attend the above dates/times, please register your interest as future groups may be available.

For further information or to book a place contact  Sara Lovett:

Telephone: 0116 231 6920 / 07483 926083

E-mail: sara.lovett@alzheimers.org.uk    

Location details

Wigston Central Surgery, Two Steeples Medical Centre

10 Abington Close
LE18 2EW

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