Dementia Awareness & Learning Disability (frontline staff)

Event on: 2018-June 27th 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

This course will cover a range of aspects of dementia and also how it relates to adults with a learning disability.

By the end of the course learners will:

  • have developed an understanding of the implications of a diagnosis of dementia for people with a learning disability
  • have increased confidence and empathy which will have a direct impact on the delivery of services
  • have increased skills to facilitate quality of life outcomes for those they care for
  • be able to demonstrate improved communication, ability to engage the person appropriately, environmental management and an understanding of behaviour that is deemed challenging.

cost ARC Members £85.00 | Non-Members £105.00

Location ARC NI Offices

Booking Arrangements To secure a place complete and return a booking form to training.ni@arcuk.org.uk