Training to support local 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

3.5 hours


09:30 - 13:00

Training Cost

£25 per delegate

Training Venue

Mountbatten Hospice, Isle of Wight

How to book

To make a booking, please select from the dates below and complete the form

14th September 2021

2nd November 2021

Please note that cancellations made within 24 hours of the training start date will be charged the full price. Cancellations made prior to this will incur a 1.5% processing fee.