Worcester Arena, Hylton Road, WR2 5JN Worcester on
Monday, 26 October 2015 from 09:00 to 17:00
Naomi Feil, M.S.W., A.C.S.W., is the developer of Validation. She was born in Munich in 1932, and grew up in the Montefiore Home for the Aged in Cleveland Ohio, where her parents worked. Naomi developed Validation as a response to her concern about the lack of meaningful interactions that caregivers made with people living with dementia.
This recognised programme is designed for all staff working in any care environment e.g. Domiciliary care, care homes /day care/ hospital wards and critical care. Course participants are supported by their group facilitator who works for the same organisation is specially trained by DSDC to facilitate the learning programme throughout their organisations using a cascade approach.
Jill is starting to forget names and how to make the bed...
Skimstone Arts presents Jack and Jill & The Red Postbox, a sensitive, humorous and challenging multimedia and physical theatre performance, with original music and projection. It invites us to follow the considerable changes in the lives of Jack and Jill, and their children Lucy and Peter, due to a diagnosis of dementia.
University of South Wales,
Glyntaff Campus, CF37 4BD
Dementia is one of the biggest global public health challenges facing our generation. This event aims to bring together a wide range of people with a common interest in the Care and Support of people living with Dementia in Wales.