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Training for
Carers and Organisations

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Training Services


Approach provides a range of training to support individuals and organisations to care for people with dementia, including:


  • Free training for informal or family carers affected by dementia throughout Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent. The 3 part course focuses on developing an understanding of dementia, the important early indicators, the effect upon immediate family and friends and the management of challenging behaviours through a person centre approach to care.
  • Free one hour, interactive sessions delivered by Approach volunteer Dementia Friends Champions, who are trained and supported by Alzheimer’s Society. Dementia Friends aims to increase awareness and change the way the nation thinks, acts and talks about dementia.
  • Approach also offer training to a variety of organisations which is bespoke to the organisation’s needs. This varies from a one hour ‘Introduction to Dementia’ to two or three hour in depth session which offers an insight into the various forms of Dementia, signs and symptoms of Dementia, organic causes of the diseases, hints and tips on how to work with someone with Dementia and advice on the effective handling of a variety of situations. Please contact us for details of cost and availability.

Contact us for more information:

Tel: 01782 214999

Email: enquiries@approachstaffordshire.co.uk

Carers Training Courses

Burton

Burton Queen Street Community Centre
Queen Street
Burton-on-Trent
DE14 3LW

Friday 25th January 2019
Friday 1st February 2019
Friday 8th Febraury 2019

2.00pm-5.00pm

Tamworth

Sacred Heart Church
Silver Link Road
Glascote
Tamworth
B77 2EA

Monday 28th January 2019
Monday 4th February 2019
Monday 11th February 2019

1.30pm-4.30pm

Newcastle-under-Lyme

Marks and Spencer Community Room
Wolstanton Retail Park
Grange Lane
Newcastle-under-Lyme
ST5 0AP

Wednesday 30th January 2019
Wednesday 6th February 2019
Wednesday 13th February 2019

2.00pm-5.00pm

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