Upcoming Training and Seminars

It's Cancer Boss

Wednesday 1st November 2017
Kingsmills Hotel, Inverness

There is a £30 attendance fee to cover the costs of administration and catering for this seminar.  Please pay online here.

Please also download, complete and return the Programme and Workshop Registration Form to select your preferred afternoon workshops and notify us of any dietary requirements.  Email to Maria Cuthbert at m.cuthbert@highlandhospice.org.uk

Full Programme

9:15 Registration and Coffee
9.30 Morning Speakers

The  landscape of health and changing disease patterns, and the implications of people living longer

Dr Jeremy Keen and Dr Gordon Linklater, Consultants in Palliative Medicine, Highland Hospice

Stages and responses to bereavement

Una Smale, Bereavement Support Manager, Highland Hospice

The Carer (Scotland) Act  and The Scottish Government agenda to promote employers engagement through Carer Positive Award scheme

Roisin Connolly, Connecting Carers

The legal context Equalities Act – disability discrimination and carers leave

Kirk Tudhope, Partner, Ledingham Chalmers

Andrea Sillars, Head of People and Facilities, Highland Hospice

12.30 Lunch
1.30 Workshop Session 1 - see programme
2.30 Coffee / Tea
2.45 Workshop Session 2 - see programme
3.30 Plenary
4.00 Close