Diocese of Manchester

Dementia-Friendly Churches Training Day (Elton))

All Saints Church, Elton, Bury BL8 1DL

An exciting opportunity not to be missed for clergy, ALMs, pastoral care teams, worship leaders and anyone with a passion for removing the stigma about dementia, and wanting to become a dementia friendly parish/deanery.

Led by Sarah Thorpe, Dementia Enabler for the Diocese of Lichfield

This course will include: church and dementia – pastoral care, church buildings and church services, community connections and Leading a Dementia Friends Sunday Service.

NOTE: To participate on this training course, It is ESSENTIAL that you are a Dementia Friend who has participated in an hour-long Dementia Friends Information Session (www.dementiafriends.org.uk) and that you are willing to lead a group or course in your parish/deanery and speak in a church service.

Further details are available from Revd Jackie Calow: jackie.2026309@gmail.com

Please register via Eventbrite:

The Church of England Diocese of Manchester,
Church House,
90 Deansgate,
Manchester M3 2GH

Manchester DBF Company number 149999, Charity number 249424
Telephone: 0161 828 1400