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We have the knowledge and ability To make a positive difference to the lives of people with dementia
We truly believe That people can live well with dementia if afforded respect,
care and support
 

The Dementia Training Company

Tim Forester Morgan and Sarah Mould created the Dementia Training Company in 2011. With over forty years' experience of working in dementia between us, we believe that we have the knowledge and ability to make a positive difference to the lives of individuals with dementia, by raising awareness of their experiences and providing bespoke learning and development opportunities for those who support them.

We deliver learning and development activities in a warm, friendly yet professional manner which celebrates the individuality of the learners. By using a learner-centred approach we ensure that the diverse needs of every learner are met in order to reflect their individual experiences and areas of expertise.

We offer a wide range of courses designed to equip care staff of all levels and disciplines with the skills they need to enable individuals with dementia to live well. All our courses are mapped to the Skills for Care Qualifications and Credit Framework Dementia Pathway. We are able to offer Accredited QCF Dementia Pathway Awards and Certificates.

We also offer consultation services. For details please see our consultation page.

 

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Finding a Good Care Home: A guide for you and your loved one

Finding a Care Home for someone that you love and who has dementia can be one of the most difficult things you will ever have to do.

Not everyone who lives with dementia will need to move into a Care Home. But for those who need the level of care, support and safety they provide; moving into a Care Home is a life changing experience for everyone involved.

This is why we have written this guide. As a group of professionals and family carers we have personal experience of caring for someone we love with dementia and finding a Care Home for them. Our experiences are all unique but we have one experience we share…none of us felt that we had the support, information and knowledge we needed to help us find a good Care Home at the time.

We have pooled our knowledge, thoughts and ‘benefit of hindsight’ to put this guide together and maybe fill in some of the gaps you need to help you find a good Care Home.

Click here to go to our 'Finding a good care home' page where you will find the guide.

 

Available to watch on YouTube

"Alas Bell & Mould - A Training Resource for those supporting individuals with dementia"

This training resource has been created by Jeni Bell and Sarah Mould as a tool for enabling those who support individuals with dementia, in any care setting, to reflect on how they are using Life History work to truly be person centred in their practice.

Watch the three minute clip below, also available on YouTube.

Please contact us for more information.

 

The Dementia Training Company is a member of the Hampshire Dementia Action Alliance 

 

Dementia in the News

Dementia Awareness Week begins on 15th May.

The Dementia Training Company is delighted to support the Southampton and Hampshire Dementia Action Alliances.

The DAA for Southampton will be holding an event at West Quay Shopping Centre on 18th May from 11.00 to 15.30. Please do come along and find out about all the things that are happening to make Southampton 'dementia friendly.'

We shall have a stand there and will be launching our new free publication "Guide to finding a good care home for a person with dementia" This guide has been written by family carers who have been through this themselves. If you would like to find out more or to chat with someone about this, sometimes very stressful, process please do come along and see us.

The Southampton DAA will also be holding an event at St. Mary's Stadium on 26th May from 12.00 - 15.00. Please contact Alexandra (Alexandra.Baker@alzheimers.org.uk), Dementia Action Alliance Coordinator - Southampton, for more details.

Good luck to everyone who is holding an event to raise awareness of the experience of dementia - hope it goes really well.

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