Carers network day

Date and time
Wednesday, 31 October 2018
9:30am to 3:30pm
Location
Sherman Education Centre, 4th floor Southwark Wing, Guy’s Hospital, Great Maze Pond, London SE1 9RT
Contact
To take part in the course or to find out more, please email simulation@gstt.nhs.uk or call 020 7188 7147.
Description
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The Carers network day (PDF 169Kb) is your opportunity to develop your knowledge, skills and confidence to make a positive difference to your life and that of the family member or friend you care for.

This free course will include the following sessions:

  • safe moving and handling
  • mouth care
  • personal hygiene
  • skin care
  • self-care
  • managing medications
  • nutrition
  • dementia and delirium.

The course is open to people who care unpaid for a friend or family member over the age of 18 who, uses Guy's and St Thomas' Hospital services or live in boroughs of Southwark or Lambeth.

Refreshments will be provided. Travel costs may be reimbursed upon request.

For more information, please see the frequently asked questions (PDF 340Kb).