Who is the programme suitable for?

Community Volunteers

Brief description

The programme provides volunteers with the skills and knowledge needed to support the person with dementia in a person centred way.

Topics covered include:

  • dementia and person-centred care
  • enhancing communication
  • health and safety
  • activities and occupation
  • adult safeguarding


105 minutes x 5 evenings

Mode of delivery

Face to Face (group and individual)

Where it is available

Virtual via ZOOM (group)


Free to volunteers

Contact information

Wicklow Dementia Support

Tel: 089 4286928


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Monday to Friday, 10am to 5pm
Saturday, 10am to 4pm