Supporting Those Living With Dementia Course
This course is open to anyone in our churches who wants to become more aware of those living with dementia in our communities and the issues they face. It will consider the ways in which the church can respond and support. You can attend all the sessions, or it is possible to attend just some of them.
If you would like to discuss the course with the tutor, please contact Rose Akeroyd on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ecumenical or Local Event
Event Organiser / Contact Details
Name: Rose Akeroyd
THE SHAPE OF THE COURSE 2020
To be held at 1 Colmore Row Birmingham B3 2BJ
7 sessions throughout January - March
Session 1 13 January 2020 1.30pm – 3.30pm
BEING A DEMENTIA FRIEND
Session 2 20 January 2020 1.30pm – 3.30pm
PASTORAL ASPECTS – LOOKING AT DEMENTIA FROM THE PERSPECTIVE OF OTHERS
Session 3 27 January 2020 1.30pm – 3.30pm
DIFFERENT STAGES OF COMMUNICATION
Two week gap – reading and research for TASK to be completed after session 5
Session 4 17 February 2020 1.30pm – 3.30pm
Session 5 24 February 2020 1.30pm – 3,30pm
OUR CHURCHES – HOW DEMENTIA FRIENDLY ARE WE?
Session 6 2 March 2020 1.30pm – 3.30pm
WHERE ARE WE NOW? …AND THINKING ABOUT THE WAY AHEAD
Incumbents will be invited to attend this session.
Session 7 9 March 2020 1.30pm – 3.30pm
RESEARCH FEEDBACK AND END OF LIFE ISSUES
This will include sharing of ideas on how the church can respond to issues of spirituality and end of life matters - for those with a caring role and those living with dementia.
To book your place please click on the link below.