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 Ahfirstname.lastname@example.org
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.