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Avery Healthcare Prepares for Dementia Action Week 2021

Led by The Alzheimer’s Society, Dementia Awareness Week, a national event that sees the public coming together to take action to improve the lives of people living with dementia, takes place on 17th – 23rd May 2021. This year, Avery Healthcare is getting involved in a number of ways to help promote good practice in dementia care and raise awareness around supporting people living with dementia.

Avery’s residents are encouraged to get involved throughout the week with a range of thought-provoking activities that focus on dementia awareness, including life story work and personal memory boxes.

What’s more, we have a week’s worth of dementia awareness content that we are covering; keep an eye out over the course of the week for:

Monday 17th May: Free Dementia Awareness Webinar with Head of Dementia Care, Jo Crossland – Click here to register.

Tuesday 18th May: ReConnect and Dementia Care Information Share

Wednesday 19th May: Cutlery-free Dining with Head of Dementia Care, Jo Crossland and Head of Culinary and Hospitality, Simon Lawrence

Thursday 20th May: Free Dementia Awareness Webinar with Head of Dementia Care, Jo Crossland – Click here to register.

Friday 21st May: Podcasts with Head of Dementia Care, Jo Crossland

Over the course of the week, the information, links and webinar booking links will be added to the Avery website and Facebook pages.

 

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