Supporting Those Living With Dementia Course

Start: 13th January 2020 1:30 pm End: 9th March 2020 3:30 pm

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 dementiaadvisorrose@cofebirmingham.com.

Ecumenical or Local Event

Event Organiser / Contact Details

Name: Rose Akeroyd

Email: dementiaadvisorrose@cofebirmingham.com

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

SUPPORTING SPIRITUALITY

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.

www.cofe.io/OPCCSJan2020.