Dementia Services Information and Development Centre
  • National Conference "One Thursday at the Gallery" - 15th November 2018 
    Join us for  'One Thursday at the Gallery'  A recognition of the increasingly important role the Arts are playing in the world of dementia care.  Event Programme Tickets available at     Book Now


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


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 >


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

  • Dementia in the Media - Weekly News Round-up Read More
  • Are you caring for a loved one with Dementia? Read More
  • Raising Awareness with the HSE Living Well with Dementia Programme - October Calendar of Events Read More
  • We are now taking bookings for our 2019 Education Programme Read More