Training for Carers
The Carers’ Support Service offers a range of training to help you cope with and manage your caring role.
First Aid Training and Looking After Your Back workshops run throughout the year giving Carers the skills and knowledge to deal with an emergency situation, and information and advice on helping the person you care for move about safely without hurting your own back.
Starting on the 25th June – We are hosting the popular course Understanding Dementia – A four session course to learn what it means to have Dementia – What Dementia is – How it affects people – See below.
The training we provide very much depends on what you ask us for. We have a variety of training and workshops available all year round. You are also able to access training provided by Focus Independent Adult Social work absolutely free.
Give us a call to find out about training opportunities we currently have available.
Want to access training?
Take up a hobby?
Improve your health and fitness?
Get in touch to find out how we can help
First Aid Training
Dealing with an emergency
Sprains, strains and broken bones
Course content may be subject to change
Forthcoming courses in 2019.
Course 12th & 19th July
Course 12th &19th September
All sessions are 10am to 1pm
The Carers’ Support Service,
1 Town Hall Square, Grimsby,
Light refreshments will be provided
Give us a call to book your place:
Confidence Building and Stress Management Workshops
9.30am to 12pm
1 Town Hall Square,
Thursday 20th June
- Accept and value yourself more
- Learn the power of positive affirmation
- Talk yourself up, instead of talking yourself down
- Let go of guilt
Thursday 27th June
- Learn what stress is and how it effects you
- Manage stress more effectively
- Identify personal stress triggers
- Breathing and relaxation tools to keep calm
Attend 1 or both workshops. Call 01472 242277 to book your place.(same time for both sesions
Roles of a funeral director
Roles of a Funeral Director – To come in the autumn 2019.
This talk and question and answer session is a sensitive and gentle look at what a funeral director does – the things they need to do when someone has died, but the session also looks at the history of the funeral director – how the high street funeral parlour came into being, and the changes through the ages. Please call 01472 242277 if you would like to register your interest.
This long awaited course is taking place at the Carers Support Centre in Grimsby, Town Hall Square DN31 1HY from 2.00pm until 5.00pm each week for four weeks. These free workshops are designed with carers in mid – so you can develop a good understanding of dementia and gain useful information to benefit you and the person you care for.
4 sessions on Tuesdays
- 25th June 2019—What is Dementia
- 2nd July 2019—Brain, Behaviour & Memory
- 9th July 2019—The ageing senses & stages of dementia
- 16th July 2019—Communication & Carer Coping Strategies
Booking is essential. To reserve you place please contact us on 01472 242277
How to care for your feet and the feet of those you care for. 17th June 1.30pm to 3pm at the Carers Support Service.
Everything you wanted to know about Bunions, Blisters, In-growing toe-nail. But also the practical things as well.
Please book in advance on 01472 242277