These courses are absolutely FREE. You donít pay anything to attend any of our courses.
Who are the courses for?
Do I have to be referred by someone?
No, you donít. Although healthcare professionals do refer people to us, many of our participants have simply called us up themselves.
Do I have to attend all the sessions?
To get the most out of the course it is best to attend as many sessions as you can, but we understand this might not always be possible.
Do I need to talk about my own condition?
There will be times when you will be asked to share how your condition affects your life and what you would like to change. However, it is up to you what you want to share and how much detail you want to give. All discussions are confidential.
Where are the Courses held?
Will I get a break during the session?
Yes, there is a 20 minute break half way through each session. However, you are free to get up and move around whenever you need to.
Are refreshments provided?
Yes. Tea, coffee and biscuits are provided and you are welcome to bring your own snacks.
Do I need to bring a carer with me to the course?
I have specific communication requirements Ė can these be accommodated? If you have specific communication
If you have specific communication requirements, please do contact us beforehand. For example, we can arrange for a BSL interpreter to attend or for large-print materials to be available.
Do you provide transport?
Unfortunately, we are unable to provide transport.
What happens after the end of the course?
Can I feedback my views about the course?
Yes, we are always seeking feedback about our courses to help us improve them. At the end of the course you will have an opportunity to feedback and you are always welcome to contact us at any time (see contact us).