Sales Ended

Meaningful Activity for People with Dementia, Manchester

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time



United Kingdom

View Map

Event description


Suitable for

  • Support staff from care settings (including volunteers) who work directly with people with dementia and staff who are nominated activity co-ordinators.


Increase your knowledge, skills and confidence in developing a varied programme of activity for people with dementia.


  • Presentations and group activities

  • Includes a simulated ageing experience: How might it feel when I age?

Learning Outcomes

  • Understand the impact of dementia on the person and apply the principles of person centred care when facilitating activity

  • Recognise that people with dementia are free to engage in personal and social activities of their choice in an enabling environment irrespective of age, gender, sexual orientation, disability, cultural, or other needs.

  • Be able to support colleagues and family carers to be involved in person centred activity which enhances the wellbeing of the person.

  • Develop effective communication skills in order to be able to engage and involve people with dementia in activity at every stage of the journey with dementia.


A certificate will be awarded, this could be used, for example, for revalidation with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) or CPD portfolios


To be entitled to a refund all cancellations MUST be received in writing no later than 2 weeks prior to the event date. An 80% refund will be given if cancelled more than 4 weeks prior to the event and 50% refund if less than 4 weeks’ notice is given. No refund will be given if cancellations are received within 2 weeks before the event. Should you be unable to attend, a substitute delegate is welcomed.

Further Information

For more information please contact Lesley at or 01786 467740.

Looking for accommodation for this event? Stirling Court Hotel is offering preferential rates to course delegates.

Share with friends

Date and Time


United Kingdom

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved