Dementia Services Information and Development Centre
  • Teach your Students about Dementia with our new Resource for Schools

    We are delighted to announce that we have recently published a dementia resource manual for teachers and a workbook for students called The Brain - from the Fantastic to the Forgetful

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  • Brain Health and Dementia Risk Reduction

    Download our five step guide to brain health and useful information regarding dementia risk reduction

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  • The DSIDC 2015 Annual Report now available

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  • Research for Dementia and Home Design in Ireland

    Research for Dementia and Home Design in Ireland.  Looking at New Build and Retrofit Homes from a Universal Design Approach: Key Findings and Recommendations. 

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  • The DSIDC has Relocated to the 6th Floor of the Mercers Institute for Successful Ageing St James's Hospital

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  • Education Programme

    DSIDC Promotes an awareness of dementia by providing education and training to health care practitioners.  We enable participants to increase knowledge and skills and develop attitudes which enhances their ability to provide the best possible care 

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Research

Research into dementia and dementia care management is one of several academic activities which Dementia Services Information and Development Centre currently undertakes.
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Education

The DSIDC promotes an awareness of dementia by providing education and training to health care practitioners.  We enable participants to increase knowledge and skills and develop attitudes which enhance their ability to provide the best possible care.  We deliver high quality training and education underpinned by on-going quality improvement.  more >

Conferences

The DSIDC regularly hosts conferences, seminars and workshops often involving international dementia care experts bringing state of the art practitioners and researchers experiences to an Irish audience.  Several of these events are held free of charge and are advertised on this website.  Papers from more recent DSIDC hosted events can be downloaded.  more >

Latest Publications

News & Events

  • Teach your Students about Dementia with our new Resource for Schools Read More
  • Dementia Elevator Road Show September 2016 Read More
  • Registration now open for DSIDC November Workshops 2016 Read More
  • The DSIDC has Relocated to the Sixth Floor of MISA Read More