Free Dementia Awareness event at Tall Trees

Tall Trees care home in Shipton-under-Wychwood would like to invite you to our free Dementia Awareness Event on Wednesday 22 March 2017. There will be two sessions on the day:

Date: Wednesday 22 March 2017

Times:
10am – 12:30pm: for the local community
2pm – 4:30pm: for local businesses, groups & organisations

Where: Tall Trees, Burford Road,
Shipton under Wychwood, Chipping Norton,
Oxfordshire, OX7 6DB

These free sessions are for anyone wishing to explore what dementia is and meet others to share your experiences. The event will include the following topics…

  • What is dementia and how it is diagnosed
  • Hints and tips to improve communication and help challenge the way people think, act and talk about the condition
  • Practical session to understand some of the day-to day frustrations that can affect a person living with dementia.

At Tall Trees we actively promote a dementia friendly community through sharing the knowledge and skills of our staff.

Testimonials from a recent event…

“Very helpful in understanding the personal awareness of a person with dementia. A lot to think about in our group of Dementia Awareness. Very good training experience.”

“Very informative, good to have interactive element too.”

“Very good. Most informative. Should be attended by all who have someone in their life who is experiencing pain caused by this disability.”

“Practical stepping into the world of someone with dementia was extremely useful – a very powerful way of making the point about what it is like for someone suffering from dementia. Lots of useful facts and tips as to how to deal with someone with dementia to make life easier for them.”

“I found it very informative and has made me more aware of the impact that dementia has on both the person and the family and friends…“

“I have been to several lectures about dementia and this has been the most helpful by far’”

“It was really good. The presentation was easy to understand and there was lots of information. The activities were really good and an eye opener.”

Places are limited so book your free place today! For more information please contact us on 0808 223 5400 or email enquiries@caringhomes.org.

Tall Trees

Home Manager

Margaret Callaghan

Address

Burford Road,
Shipton under Wychwood,
Chipping Norton,
Oxfordshire,
OX7 6DB

Contact
0808 223 5540
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update
To Whom it may concern,

RE: A message from the CEO and Clinical Director

At Caring Homes we are following the latest Government advice and stopping visitors to all our homes, except for essential visits by healthcare professionals who will be required to adhere to strict protocols.

We understand that this may be very difficult for families but we are clear in our duty to ensure we protect the health, safety and wellbeing of our Residents and Colleagues as our top priority.

We want you to know that you can contact your loved ones through calls, emails, video and social media and we will support our Residents to view any messages you send over. We are confident that the teams in our homes are doing all they can to ensure that life remains as comfortable and sociable as possible. There will be a full programme of activities delivered by our in-house health and wellbeing teams.

We hope you will understand and support these actions and any further subsequent measures we might need to put in place.

Yours sincerely