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Happy Days Dementia Workshop - Workshop flyer

Happy Days – Social Interaction and Engagement for Carers Workshop: Elderly & People Living with Dementia

Course category: Practical Interaction & Activity – Elderly & Dementia

Course duration:  2 hours or up to 2.5 hours with break

Delivery style: Interactive face-to-face training – Practical Activities

Course overview

This course equips participants with ways to use a person centred communication to enrich social well-being for people living with dementia – Helping people to retain their independence through meaningful occupation allowing people to feel involved, included and fulfilled.


Course information and fees

This practical workshop is available for in-house delivery

Group size – up to 12 delegates

Use of Happy Days resources, memory boxes, sample, retro objects during w/shop

Includes handouts and attendance certificate per participant

The cost of this course is £395 [for 12 participants]

[extra charge of £40 pp will apply for additional delegates up to 18]

Who should attend?

It is suitable for anyone working in health and social care: residential care home managers and teams, activity coordinators, home care services, companionship services, volunteer visitors, dementia cafe organisers.

Learning outcomes

The course will equip participants to:

Recognise the importance of/need for meaningful interaction, leading to occupation

Recognise the importance of an individual’s background when planning activity

Identify ways to provide occupation to support the individual needs of a person

Demonstrate the importance of good communication, and the value of conversation

Identifying needs – vision – body language – wandering