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Darlington Association on Disability (D.A.D) - FREE Skills for Care Training


Darlington Association on Disability are offering the following Skills for Care training, all courses are being held at The Independent Living Hub, West Crescent, Darlington. All training is free (funded by Skills for Care) and travel and other associated costs to attend can be reimbursed. The training is aimed at people who are direct payment employers and Personal Assistants. 

Autism awareness- 15th January 10-1pm

Moving & Handling- 22nd January 10-1pm

Mental Capacity & DoLs- 28th January 10-1pm

Disability Equality- 4th February 9.30-4pm

Dementia Awareness- 5th February 10-1pm

Medication Awareness & Personal Care- 12th February 9.30-4pm

Please contact Louise Johnson at DAD to book or for more information 01325 489 999 or louise.johnson@darlingtondisability.org







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