Text Box: Workshop: To Explore How Churches or Organisation                   Can Become Dementia Friendly


 Workshop: To Explore How Churches or Organisations Can Become Dementia Friendly


Structure/Contents:  Sessions 1-4 feature interactive learning with presentations, interviews, stories, activities and questions

10.00:     Registration and refreshments

10.15      Welcomes and Introduction

10.30      Session 1

·         What are some of the issues the church or organisation and people living with dementia/families are facing?   

·         What action has been taken or need to be taken to enable your church to become dementia friendly.                                                                          

11.30            Break

11.45            Session 2

·         Consideration of the process for becoming a dementia friendly church or organisation.


·      Exploring the benefits that the church or organisation will gain from becoming a dementia friendly establishment.


12.45              Lunch



13.15                         Examine best practice approaches in churches organisations



14.15              Session 3


·         Consider how fresh expressions of church are changing the landscape for people living with dementia and their families.


15.00             Session 3


          Where next in order to become dementia friendly?


15.30 End


Date: 23rd September 2017

Registration Fee: £7:00 per person, including light lunch

Refreshment: Tea, Coffee, biscuits free

Venue:  Miracle Church of God in Christ, 36-38 Alexander Road, Bedford, MK40 1JB