Events

Events

Supporting Older Veterans

Date: Tues 25th Feb 2020
Venue: Station Hotel, 78 Guild Street, Aberdeen, AB11 6GN
Time: Registration and coffee from 10am

Are you working with older people? Do you know about the additional support available for veterans? Join us to learn more about supporting older veterans, and network with our partners over lunch. There will be speakers from a range of organisations including the Citizens Advice network, Poppyscotland and  Action on Hearning Loss, plus a Dementia Awareness workshop run by Age Scotland.

Register: Email claire.williams@cas.org.uk
Please advise of any dietary or access requirements

Agenda

10am           Registration and coffee, browse information tables

10.30am       Welcome and introduction

10.40am       Identifying older veterans Doug Anthony, Age Scotland

11.00am       Unforgotten Forces Glen MacDonald, Poppyscotland

11.45am       Armed Services Advice Project Jaishri Kumar, Aberdeen CAB

12.00 noon   Poppyscotland – North of Scotland  Nina Semple, Poppyscotland

12.15pm       Deaf Awareness  Angela Paton Action on Hearing Loss / Hearing Forces

12.45pm       Lunch

1.45pm        Dementia awareness training Sandra Brown Age Scotland

2.50pm        Conclusions Kate Dean, Aberdeen CAB

3pm   Close