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NEW Awareness Sessions for Dementia Carers

Birmingham Carers Hub offers a range of support to those who look after someone living with dementia. Our three partners, Age Concern Birmingham, Age UK Birmingham and Dementia Carers Count) form the Dementia Carers Hub. With the expertise of our health professionals, trained advisors and welcoming group leads, you will be guided and supported throughout your caring journey. 

NEW Dementia Awareness Sessions for 2024
In addition to support groups for dementia carers, our dementia awareness sessions provide the opportunity for you to find out more about dementia and discover ways to respond to certain behaviour. 

The following dementia awareness sessions delivered by Dementia Carers Count will take place online and at venues across Birmingham. The sessions are free, and refreshments are provided at the venues. For information about future dementia awareness sessions, please check our What’s On page or follow us on Facebook.

DayDateTimeTopicVenueBooking & further info
Fri12 Jan11.30am – 1.30pmAbout Dementia Carers CountOnline eventVia Eventbrite here
Wed17 Jan10am – 12 noonAn Overview of DementiaHawkesley Centre Edgewood Road
King’s Norton B38 9RN
Via Eventbrite here
Wed17 Jan1.00pm – 3.00pmAn Overview of DementiaFalcon Lodge Community Hub Churchill Road
Sutton Coldfield
B75 7LB
Via Eventbrite here
Fri26 Jan11.30am – 1.30pmLooking After Yourself as Carers: Ideas & supportOnline eventVia Eventbrite here
Fri9 Feb11.30am – 1.30pmFind out About SundowningOnline eventVia Eventbrite here
Mon19 Feb10am to 12 noonAn Overview of DementiaPype Hayes United Reform Church, Chester Road, B24 0BNVia Eventbrite here
Mon19 Feb1.30pm – 3.30pmAn Overview of DementiaNechells POD 26 Oliver Street
Nechells B7 4NX
Via Eventbrite here
Fri23 Feb11.30am – 1.30pmPractical Challenges: Personal Care & Continence  Online eventVia Eventbrite here
Fri8 Mar11.30am – 1.30pm  Mental Capacity and Best InterestsOnline eventVia Eventbrite here
Fri22 Mar11.30am – 1.30pmCare Home SessionOnline eventVia Eventbrite here

Please note that this is a time just for you, so when attending venues, please make alternative care arrangements. Groups are based across the constituencies of Birmingham.

Further Information
For support groups and dementia awareness sessions:

email dementiacarers@ageukbirmingham.org.uk or call 0121 437 0033 and press option 2.

For general information, help and advice around dementia, including Carer Assessments:
email: dementiacarers@birminghamcarershub.org.uk or call 0333 006 9711 and ask to speak to one of our Specialist Dementia Carer Advisors.