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Free advice event returns to Kingston Vale care home

October 12th 2016

Sherwood Grange care home is inviting the local community to a free seminar designed to provide support for families caring for those with dementia.

On Tuesday 18th October, from 2pm to 4pm, the Care UK team at Sherwood Grange will open the doors to the care home on Robin Hood Lane for its free ‘Understanding dementia’ seminar.

Dr Nori Graham, dementia specialist, will be on hand to help people understand what it might be like to live with dementia. There will be information on what dementia is and how memories are lost, as well as useful tips on how to overcome communication barriers.  

After the event there will be a Q&A session, and those who attend will also have the opportunity to meet the team at Sherwood Grange and take a tour of the new care home.

Sherwood Grange home manager, Rick Mayne, said: “At Sherwood Grange we strongly believe professional knowledge, insight and shared experiences can make a real difference to the everyday lives of those caring for loved ones loving with dementia.  With the team here committed to offering advice and practical support, we are delighted to invite members of the local community to our ‘Understanding dementia’ event. 

“Previous events have proven to be incredibly popular, so we are looking forward to welcoming local people to Sherwood Grange for what promises to be another interesting and inspiring afternoon of information and guidance.”

Our state-of-the-art purpose-built care home in Kingston Vale in South West London provides a wide range of quality care in stunning surroundings. At Sherwood Grange we provide round-the-clock residential care for older people, plus short-term respite care and specialist care for people living with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. We were delighted to be rated ‘good’ by the CQC at our most recent inspection.

Sherwood Grange
1a Robin Hood Lane
Kingston Vale
SW15 3PU

0333 321 1996

  • Dementia care
  • Residential care
  • Residential dementia care
  • Respite care