Can People with Dementia Thrive in Your Community

 OPEN AFTERNOON Thursday 3rd October 2019  This open afternoon gives you the opportunity to listen to Laura and Kate (Founders of Memory Matters) whilst they present the simple Memory Matters Workshop model and learn how your community venue can be a…

Exploring Dementia

This interactive dementia workshop uses creative and engaging techniques that will have you interested from the moment it begins! EVERYONE will interact with someone living with dementia. All of us will find ourselves in a role in life, through work or…

The Activity Ideas Lab

A Jam packed, thought provoking day that will arm Activity Co-ordinators and Care Staff with all the skills required to engage every person in their care in meaningful activity.  In an average day in a care home there are between…

Cognitive Stimulation Therapy Training

Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST) has been proven to be as effective as some of the anti-dementia drugs and the evidence is growing. Memory Matters use the principles of Cognitive Stimulation Therapy in all that we do, and you can be…

Understanding Behaviours that Challenge Us

One of the most common mistakes we make with dementia, is judging behaviours as problematic, before taking time to look creatively at behaviour as a form of communication. This interactive workshop helps us to look at how we can respond to unmet…

Dementia and Communication

This half day workshop covers how to better communicate with a person who is living with dementia.  The workshop covers how we give and receive information, verbal strategies to better be understood, as well as body language and physical touch….