Wexford households who’re caring for family members residing with dementia can get free assist and recommendation by attending native workshops throughout World Alzheimer’s Month this September.
The workshops, that are hosted by Dwelling As an alternative Senior Care Wexford on September 10 and 18 are geared toward giving household carers the ‘Confidence to Care’ for his or her family members residing with dementia.
‘The variety of individuals residing with dementia is rising quickly, however understanding and consciousness of the situation stays low among the many public,’ says Stephen Conway, Managing Director at Dwelling As an alternative Senior Care Wexford.
‘Even members of the family who’re caring for family members with dementia are sometimes unaware of the most recent pondering and greatest apply in dementia care.
‘We’ve got a number of expertise within the area of Alzheimer’s and dementia care, and we’re dedicated to serving to household carers get a greater understanding of the most recent data and care administration apply, in order that they will present one of the best care for his or her family members who’re residing with dementia,” stated Mr Conway.
Dwelling As an alternative Senior Care has constructed up huge assets on Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care, which it should share with the general public on the free workshops.
‘We hope that our workshop will assist individuals perceive the causes and administration of Alzheimer’s and dementia, and in the end play an element in eliminating the stigma across the situation,’ stated Mr Conway.
World Alzheimer’s Month is a global marketing campaign held each September to lift consciousness round dementia and problem the stigma that also surrounds it.
World Alzheimer’s Day takes place on September 21st.