Training Courses & Sessions

Courses and sessions designed for you

  • View the 2019 Programme – please see details below
  • Venue for all courses will be at The Counting House unless specified otherwise
  • All our courses can be run In-House upon request
  • Course cost is a per person fee. Group booking discounts may be available
  • Choose the most suitable course
  • Complete the application form
  • Send your registration fee to reserve your place
  • Please contact us if you have any queries

Training dates

Title Cost Date Description  Poster
Dementia Awareness and Respite Event

The Carlton Hotel, Ilfracombe

FREE

Thursday 18th April

13:30pm – 16:30pm

 

A thought provoking talk about dementia provided to carers.

Meanwhile we also have a range of activities going on in a separate room, for those people that they care for.

Free lunch and refreshments provided, please call to book your place.

Dementia Awareness and Respite Event

Saunton Sands Hotel, Braunton

FREE Thursday 2nd May

13:30pm – 16:15pm

A thought provoking talk about dementia provided to carers.

Meanwhile we also have a range of activities going on in a separate room, for those people that they care for.

Free lunch and refreshments provided, please call to book your place.

Practical Dementia Advice For Carers

The Big House, Wellington, TA21 0EZ

FREE Friday 3rd May

10am – 1pm

A practical and thought-provoking session run by Fiona Mahoney qualified Occupational Therapist with guest speaker We Hear You counselling service.

We will be looking at practical difficulties you are experiencing, counselling services for carers, communication skills, dementia awareness and the benefits of staying actively engaged.

 

Activity Networking Together

The Counting House, Wellington

£40 9.00am – 4.00pm

 

An Exciting new opportunity to build confidence and try new ideas, encourage creativity and idea development.

Network with others and share your experiences.

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The Importance of Life Story Work

The Counting House, Wellington

£50 9.00am – 4.00pm

 

 Find out how to record Life Story work and how to use the information gathered to achieve real quality care.

includes personal Life Story book

Why not contact us to book your in-house “Butterfly Moments” training

The Counting House, Wellington

£175 or £295 1 x half day (3hrs) £175 – any number of staff

2 x half day sessions in one day £295

Designed to enable all your staff to engage with residents throughout the whole of their working day.

Badge for all trained.

Display plaque available on request £90.

Dementia Toolbox Talks

available in-house 

£75 per Session 20 minutes – 1 hour as required A short practical and thought provoking session looking at:

Types of Dementia; What dementia affects; Communication;  How it might feel to have dementia; How to maintain a state of well being.

Creative Activities for people with dementia (CAD)

The Counting House, Wellington

 

FREE 9.00am – 4.00pm A day looking at specific and purposeful activities designed to meet the needs at all different stages of dementia – early, middle & late.

 

CAD