Training of Chaplains and Volunteers

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:

Part1: Spiritual Care at the End of Life

Part2: Keeping ourselves and others safe

 

 Session 8:

Getting started

Team Meetings

 

Chaplains and volunteers meet monthly for ongoing training, supervision, support, prayer and fellowship.

All our Chaplains and Volunteers undergo a training course over 8 Tuesday evenings which runs every year in May and June. 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.

Mobile - 07842 993847

email - giftofyearsrugby@outlook.com