A DEMENTIA Friends training day has taken place at The Laurels and The Limes Care Home in Sheffield.
The home, on Manchester Road, saw more than a dozen staff and visitors participating in the Alzheimer’s Society programme.
Dementia Friends aims to change perceptions of dementia by sharing information and encouraging participants to support those living with the condition.
Louise Spooner, home manager at The Laurels Care Home, said: “We had a great Dementia Friends training day and were pleased to welcome several visitors to the home to participate.
“As a dedicated facility offering expert dementia care, the Alzheimer’s Society is a charity very close to our hearts.
“The Dementia Friends programme is an excellent way of raising awareness and providing information on how best to interact and care for those with the condition.”