Summary of Core Training
Food and Drink
A basic knowledge of how to support good nutrition and hydration is required.
Social Care Reablement Team Leaders: Use the workbook – Nutrition and Caring for older people in the community. Please order from firstname.lastname@example.org
Social Care Reablement, Domiciliary Care & Community Enabling Support Workers – workbook being produced for Dec 2014. Please use older people’s or Learning Disability resources in the meantime.
All Services have been issued with a copy of Caroline Walker Trust publication, ‘Eating well: supporting adults with learning disabilities – Training Materials’
Older People’s Services (day and residential)
Download the Nutritional Care and Older People – introductory workbook based on Caroline Walker Trust guidance on what makes a balanced diet for older people (includes quiz with answers).
And/or order Food and Drink workbook from email@example.com. Contains basic information on nutrition and hydration in older people with reflective practice to support application to your service.