Training to support businesses in their ambition to become more dementia friendly.


  • To increase knowledge and awareness of the support needs of people living with Dementia
  • To be able to describe what dementia is and how it affects people (including significant others, family and carers)
  • To explore behaviour as a form of communication and develop compassionate management approaches
  • To consider the impact of the environment on a person living with Dementia

Training method:

A mixed method approach is used incorporating presentation, discussion, small group exercises, interactive rehearsals/demonstrations and simulation.

Training Facilitators:

Linda Prendergast, Education Facilitator

Louise Pickford, RN Advancing Practice Facilitator

Training Length

3 hours

Training Cost

£50 per delegate

10% discount for bookings of 10 or more people.

Training Venue

Mountbatten Hospice

For Bookings and further enquiries please email