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Seeing the 'me' in hoMEcare (2023/24)

Started 20 Mar 2024

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Full course description

Part 1 – Wednesday 20th March 2024 – 1:30pm to 5pm
Part 2 – Wednesday 27th March – 1:30pm to 5pm
£150 per person 
Lead trainer: Dan Kelleher

If you are booking this course on behalf of someone else please enter their name and email address on the booking form when prompted. If you are booking multiple places please enter the name and email address of each attendee on the same form.

During this course you will:

  • Reflect on the unique challenges, and opportunities, of delivering care in people’s homes, and the importance of your role. 
  • Develop practical care skills you can use when supporting people living with dementia and their families, in the community.  
  • Gain knowledge about person-centred, inclusive care, and how to promote independence; ‘doing with, not for’.  
  • Gain an understanding of how dementia impacts your clients. 
  • Develop skills in understanding your clients’ behaviour, and what they may be communicating through it. 
  • Develop skills in building relationships and communicating with clients and families. 
  • Develop self-care skills, recognising the importance of managing stress and accessing support in your role. 
  • Hear from Experts by Experience about their experiences of being supported by care staff in their own home.

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will receive an e-certificate for their CPD records. 


Terms and Conditions 

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Cancellations must be made via email to A full refund will be given for cancellations made 4 weeks before the start date of the course, and a 50% refund will be given if cancelled 2 weeks before the start date of the course. No refund will be paid for any cancellations less than 2 weeks before the start date of the course.