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Online free course

Posted: Wed Oct 25, 2017 11:30 am
by MrsAverage
Futurelearn are running another of their free, easy to access on line courses to help family and friends cope with dementia
begins 6 th Novmember
Needs about 6 hours in total spread over 3-5 weeks, you pick when you do it (or you can do it quicker, you choose as you go along)

this one is designed by University of Newcastle

https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/dem ... re_courses

I've done other Futurelearn courses and learned a lot. Has anyone tried these Dementia courses?

Re: Online free course

Posted: Wed Oct 25, 2017 5:44 pm
by helena_1512
Sounds good - probably not eligible given husband not been diagnosed but for anyone who has a relative that has worth a go?

Re: Online free course

Posted: Wed Oct 25, 2017 6:05 pm
by MrsAverage
You dont have to be eligible, just interested. Theres no checks and its all free.

Re: Online free course

Posted: Fri Oct 27, 2017 3:05 pm
by helena_1512
Sounds worth a go Mrs A - dementia seems to be increasing as we all live longer. Will check it out.