The UK's leading event for families, carers and care professionals dealing with dementia.

7-8 June 2019 | Olympia London

TOPICS INCLUDE: Keith Oliver and Dianne Wilkinson, both living with dementia, in conversation with Jeremy Hughes, CEO Alzheimer’s Society | Managing Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of dementia | 20 common myths about funding | What good dementia care looks like | Research update | Mental Capacity Act; what you need to know! | Dying well with dementia – panel discussion | Cognitive Stimulation Therapy (CST) for people with dementia | MedIcines prescribed for dementia | Physical Health and dementia, delirium and pain | Choosing the right care home | How to obtain a diagnosis | Struggling with a lack of locally coordinated care | Future arrangements | Being the best carer you can be | Top tips for communicating with people with dementia | Eating difficulties and dementia – practical approaches
SPEAKERS INCLUDE: Andrea Sutcliffe, Chief Inspector of Adult Social Care, Care Quality Commission | Jeremy Hughes, Chief Executive, Alzheimer’s Society | Dr James Warner, Medical Director, Halcyon Doctors | Keith Oliver, diagnosed with Alzheimer’s in 2010 | Dr Neil Graham, Alzheimer’s Research UK Clinical Research Fellow at Imperial College London | Rikki Lorenti, Admiral Nurse, SweetTree Home Care Services | Paul Edwards, Director of Clinical Services, Dementia UK | Dr Emer MacSweeney, CEO Re:Cognition Health & Consultant Neuroradiologist | Peter Berry, diagnosed with Alzheimer’s aged 52 | Barry Sweetbaum, Managing Director, SweetTree Home Care Services | Jamie Waterall, Public Health England, National Lead for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention & Associate Deputy Chief Nurse | David Steene, Director of Steene Law Partnership Ltd

What was on at The Alzheimer’s Show 2018

  • Free advice clinics with Admiral Nurses and Dementia Advisors
  • Interactive dementia experience from Four Seasons Healthcare
  • Leading professionals and family carers speaking on a wide range of topics
  • Helpful tips and jargon-free advice from the UK’s top dementia specialists
  • Usable ideas and practical tools to help with everyday tasks
  • Friendly chats with people who understand what you’re going through

Join us on 7th-8th June 2019 at Olympia London

Friday 7th June 9.30am – 5.00pm  |  Saturday 8th June 9.30am – 4.00pm

NEW FOR 2018 – Four Seasons Dementia Experience

Ever wondered what it feels like to live with dementia?

dementia-care-training-1Take part in the Dementia Experience to help understand a little of what a loved one may be feeling. These free sessions involve reducing the individual’s sensory perception and ability to concentrate and then asking them to carry out everyday tasks. The difficulties they experience help them to better understand the frustration and upset that those living with dementia can often feel. Sessions can be booked on the day.

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Headline sponsor – SweetTree Home Care Services

SweetTree-CQC-01SweetTree Home Care Services is a long-standing supporter of The Alzheimer’s Show and are delighted to continue as sponsor in 2018. SweetTree provide care and support for individuals with a wide range of needs, including specialist care for individuals with dementia. Through high quality, innovative care, they support their clients to lead an active and fulfilling life. As a specialist dementia care provider they understand the difficulties people face, however they also know how to overcome some of these struggles, so people can live life to the full for as long as possible. Visit the SweetTree Home Care website