Webinars

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Not sure what a webinar is? Ian Hind explains all here

Who will run the webinars?

We run regular webinars for Dementia Friends Champions to help support you as you go out in to your communities and create Dementia Friends. We’ve got a whole range of webinars coming up in the next couple of months. Have a look below and then email us to tell us which webinars you want to attend!Below are the DFO’s (Dementia Friends Officer) who will be delivering the webinars.

 Webinars for Dementia Friends Champions  Webinars for Dementia Friends Champions  Webinars for Dementia Friends Champions  Webinars for Dementia Friends Champions  Webinars for Dementia Friends Champions  Webinars for Dementia Friends Champions
Aimee Packwood Charlotte Adams ChellaBorde Christine Sherringham  Joe Kirwin  Tess Dawson
London & South West North West & Cumbria Wales London & East Anglia North East & Cumbria Pennine Lancashire
           
Camilla Alfred Hannah Piekarski Ian Hind Keeley Waldron Vicki Simmons Trudi Jackson
London & South West London & South East Midlands Midlands South Central Yorkshire & Humber

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MAY 

Dementia Awareness Week Session Information Session refresher
Tuesday 02 May 17:00 – 18:00        Monday 08 May 17:00 – 18:00
Ian Hind Aimee Packwood & Chella Borde
Find out how you can Unite Against Dementia as a Dementia Friends Champion this Dementia Awareness Week by taking part in our webinar. We will look this year’s theme, how you can use it to arrange Information Sessions, resource available to you, as well as the other ways that you can join the momentum and conversation. If it has been a while since you delivered an information session, you are still yet to get started or just need a confidence boost – this webinar will help you. We walk you through the standard Dementia Friends Information Session. We will talk through each of the activities, remind you where you can get your resources and materials from and explain how you can remain up to date with the Session content.
Information Session refresher Information Session refresher
Wednesday 31 May 12:00 – 13:00        Wednesday 31st May 12:00 – 13:00
Aimee Packwood & Trudie Jackson Aimee Packwood & Trudie Jackson
If it has been a while since you delivered an information session, you are still yet to get started or just need a confidence boost – this webinar will help you. We walk you through the standard Dementia Friends Information Session. We will talk through each of the activities, remind you where you can get your resources and materials from and explain how you can remain up to date with the Session co If it has been a while since you delivered an information session, you are still yet to get started or just need a confidence boost – this webinar will help you. We walk you through the standard Dementia Friends Information Session. We will talk through each of the activities, remind you where you can get your resources and materials from and explain how you can remain up to date with the Session content.

JUNE

Information Session refresher Learning Disability resources
Monday 05 June 17:00 – 18:00        Monday 12 June 12:00 – 13:00
Tess Dawson & Charlotte Adams Ian Hind & Camilla Alfred 
If it has been a while since you delivered an information session, you are still yet to get started or just need a confidence boost – this webinar will help you. We walk you through the standard Dementia Friends Information Session. We will talk through each of the activities, remind you where you can get your resources and materials from and explain how you can remain up to date with the Session content. We want to make Dementia Friends accessible to everyone, and this webinar will help prepare you for delivering an Information Session to adults who have a learning disability. We will walk you through our resources, take a look at the activities and highlights any other important considerations that you may need to make.
BAME resources Information Session refresher
Tuesday 13 June 12:00 – 13:00        Wednesday 21 June 13:00 – 14:00
Joe Kirwin & Camilla Alfred Joe Kirwin & Camilla Alfred
Dementia Friends wants to reach everyone, and in our Black Asian and Minority Ethnic resources we consider how to make the session more culturally aware. In this webinar we will walk you through the resources to help you prepare to deliver an Information Session for people from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic community groups. We will discuss the activities and spend time thinking about other considerations, in particular language. If it has been a while since you delivered an information session, you are still yet to get started or just need a confidence boost – this webinar will help you. We walk you through the standard Dementia Friends Information Session. We will talk through each of the activities, remind you where you can get your resources and materials from and explain how you can remain up to date with the Session content.

To sign up email dementiafriends@alzheimers.org.uk with a list of the webinars you want to attend. Remember that you can join the webinars using a mobile, tablet or desktop computer: Computer –  Please make sure that you have Flash 11 or later installed on your computer otherwise you won’t be able to access the screen. iOS mobile devices – Install the app from Apple itunes – https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/adobe-connect-mobile/id430437503?mt=8 Android mobile devices – Install the app from Google Play store – https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=air.com.adobe.connectpro&hl=en_GB Please note some features may be limited depending on mobile device being used. See Adobe connect website and app instructions for further details.

50 thoughts on “Webinars

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Mary – many thanks for your message. We have added you to the attendee list for the webinar on 14 June. You will receive full details on the webinar in the near future.

      Best wishes, Dementia Friends

      1. Dementia Friends Post author

        Hi Sheila – many thanks for your message. We have added you to the attendee list for the webinar on 14 June. You will receive full details on the webinar in the near future.

        Best wishes, Dementia Friends

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Elsa – thanks very much for your message. You have been added to the webinar. More information will be emailed through to you in the next couple of days.

      Best wishes, Dementia Friends.

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Norman – thanks very much for your message. You have been added to the social media webinar on Monday. More information will be emailed through to you in the next couple of days.

      Best wishes, Dementia Friends.

  1. Julie Thomas

    I would like to sign up for the Information Session Refresher Webinar on Monday 8th August 2016 please

    Thanks,

    Julie

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Julie – thanks for your message. We’ll register you for this evening’s webinar. A member of the team will be in touch shortly with more details.

      Best wishes,

      Dementia Friends

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Victoria – thanks for your message. We have added you to the attendance list for the webinar. We’ll be in touch shortly with full details.

      Best wishes,

      Dementia Friends team

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    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Marion, thanks for your message. Please accept our apologies for the delay in replying. If you weren’t able to attend the webinar on the 19th, then we do run them regularly so there will be future opportunities to attend the Engaging Businesses one. And in future, if you ever want to attend a webinar, please email dementiafriends@alzheimers.org.uk to get yourself booked on. Best wishes, Dementia Friends

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Katey, thanks for your message. Please accept our apologies for the delay in replying. If you weren’t able to attend the webinar on the 26th, then we do run them regularly so there will be future opportunities to attend webinars on the same topics. And in future, if you ever want to attend a webinar, please email dementiafriends@alzheimers.org.uk to get yourself booked on. Best wishes, Dementia Friends

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Chris – thanks for your message. We have added you to the webinar on Wednesday. You will receive full instructions on how to join it shortly, via email.

      Best wishes, Dementia Friends

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi David – many thanks for your message. Unfortunately the 21 October webinar is no longer going ahead due to unforeseen circumstances. However, we are running the webinar on Dementia Action Alliances and Dementia Friendly Communities on 14 November at 12.00pm if that would work for you instead? Sorry for any inconvenience. Best wishes, Dementia Friends

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Wendy – many thanks for your message. Unfortunately the 21 October webinar is no longer going ahead due to unforeseen circumstances. However, we are running the webinar on Dementia Action Alliances and Dementia Friendly Communities on 14 November at 12.00pm if that would work for you instead? Sorry for any inconvenience. Best wishes, Dementia Friends

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Helen,

      No problem at all – you have been added to the webinar. You will receive full details and joining instructions shortly.

      Best wishes,

      Dementia Friends

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Nicola – thanks for your message. We have added you to the webinar. You will receive the joining instructions in the week prior to the webinar.

      Best wishes,

      Dementia Friends team

  3. Julie Thomas

    Ian and I would like to take part in the webinar please on Tuesday 21st February on Children and young people resources.

    Thanks a lot,

    Julie

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Julie,

      Thanks for your message. We have added you and Ian to the webinar. The joining instructions will be sent to Ian’s email address.

      Best wishes,

      Dementia Friends

  4. Tracy Curtis

    Pease can you book me on the Webinar for 21st February -12.00 – 1.00 re young people resources.

    Thanks in advance
    Kind regards
    Tracy

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Tracy,

      Yes of course, we have added you to the webinar. You will recieve the joining instructions for the webinar shortly.

      Best wishes,

      Dementia Friends

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Nayantara, many thanks for your message. We have added you to the webinar. You will receive the joining instructions in the next few weeks.

      Best wishes,

      Dementia Friends team

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Debra,

      Thanks for your message. We’ve added you to the webinar so you will receive full joining instructions a few days prior to the webinar.

      Best wishes,

      Dementia Friends

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Caroline – yes of course. We’ve added you to the webinar and you will receive the full joining instructions in the week proceeding the webinar.

      Best wishes,

      Dementia Friends

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Ruth – thanks for your message. Joe has just sent you the joining instructions for the webinar.

      Best wishes,

      Dementia Friends team

  5. Claire Maxwell

    Hi

    Can I please add me to the webinar the information session refresher on the 8th May 2017.

    Many thanks

    Claire

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Claire,

      Thanks for your message. We have added you to the webinar list and you will receive the full joining instructions for the webinar in the week leading up to it.

      Best wishes,

      Dementia Friends team

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Sheena, thanks for your message. We’ve added you to the webinar now. You will receive the full details for joining the webinar in the next few days.

      Best wishes,

      Dementia Friends team

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Kayleigh, thanks for getting in touch. We have added you to the webinar you requested. You will receive the full details for joining the webinar in the next few days.

      Best Wishes,
      Dementia Friends Team

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Shadia, thanks for getting in touch. We have added you to the webinar on Tuesday 02 May. You will receive the full details for joining the webinar in the next few days.

      Best Wishes,
      Dementia Friends Team

    1. Dementia Friends Post author

      Hi Marcia, no problem at all. We have added you to the Dementia Awareness Week Webinar taking place on Tuesday 02 May 2017. You will receive the full details for joining the webinar in the next few days.

      Best Wishes,
      Dementia Friends Team

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