Robin Lane Health and Wellbeing Centre

Dementia Information Roadshow


Concerned about a loved one or yourself ?
Living with dementia, or caring for someone ?
Or just want to know more.
We can help.


Learn about dementia, how to seek diagnosis and find support to live with dementia. We’ll be hearing from people with lived experience, health professionals, and services in your local area.


Date: Friday 29th March 2019
Time: 10am-1pm
Location: Bramley Community Centre

For more information, or if you need assistance with interpreting or BSL services, contact Laura on 0113 3786065 or at Ah-events@leeds.gov.uk

Programme

10:00 - Living with dementia - Marlene Aveyard
10:20 - Signs & symptoms of dementia. Talking to your GP team, and how they can help you. Claire Sheard - Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Manor Park Surgery
10:40 - What happens at a Memory Clinic? What happens after a diagnosis? Katie Jackson - Clinical Team Manager, Leeds Memory Service
11am - TEA BREAK
11:30 - The role of a Memory Support Worker. Gwen Oates - Memory Support Worker
11:50 - Local support to live with dementia. Fran Graham - Bramley Elderly Action
12:10 - Caring for someone with dementia. Lisa McAvan - Carers Leeds & Andrew Middleton - Carer
12:30 - Financial & Legal Implications. Clare King - Legal Director, Clarion Solicitors


NB. The timings above are approximate; we would recommend arriving in plenty of time.