The University of Derby is offering a free online course for 6 weeks called, “Bridging the Dementia Divide: Supporting People Living with Dementia”.
The course is open to anyone who wants to better understand dementia and learn to care for people with dementia, including carers, healthcare professionals, and others with a general interest in dementia.
The course will help you understand the level of care required when caring for someone with dementia, as well as teaching you about communication and compassion, and how you can help the person living with dementia to maintain independence, control, and a good quality of life.
The course starts on the 13th July. To find out more please visit http://www.derby.ac.uk/online/mooc/bridging-dementia-divide.