Dementia Awareness Course
Course Date: Thursday 24th March, 2016
Location: Exmouth, Sidmouth
Length: 2 hrs
Maintaining patients’ dignity and treating them with respect is of utmost importance to older people, and is especially important to dementia patients who cannot always make their needs known.
This course explores the importance of maintaining dignity as people age. It looks at ways in which dignity can be compromised or lost, especially for people living with dementia. It examines ways to help restore and maintain dignity, respect and worth in later life.