Who is the programme suitable for?

Family Carers

Brief description

This programme aims to equip family carers with the knowledge and skills to provide care for people with dementia.

Topics covered include:

  • Different stages of Dementia
  • Dementia & Changing Relationships
  • Communication & Changes in Behaviour
  • Healthy living
  • Person Centred Care
  • Looking after the Carer


7 weeks ( 2hrs per week) 

Mode of delivery


Where it is available

Nationwide. Further information available here



Contact information

Fergus Timmons
Training Manager
The Alzheimer Society of Ireland
Temple Road
Co Dublin

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