Video Resources


All our Chaplains and Volunteers undergo a training course over 8 evenings which runs every year. This year the course will be held on Thursday nights in September and October. This course prepares them to serve in care home environments with residents with complex needs and dementia.

For more information about our training courses and training materials and resources please contact us.

Course Content

Session 1:

Exploring the meaning of life in a care home and what does the Church have to offer?


Session 2:

Listening to the story - the care home context and the events that have led to a person coming to live in a care home


Session 3:

Understanding and working with people with disabilities


Session 4:

Understanding and working with people with dementia


Session 5:

Worshipping in a care home


Session 6:

Pastoral care of older people


Session 7:

Part 1: Spiritual Care at the End of Life

Part 2: Keeping ourselves and others safe


Session 8:

Getting started