The World Alzheimer Report 2016 reviews the state of healthcare for dementia around the world, and recommends ways that it can be improved. Through cost modelling, the report shows that these improvements are affordable and achievable. The Report was independently researched and authored by the Global Observatory for Ageing and Dementia Care and the PSSRU at the London School of Economics and Political Sciences. click here to download a copy
The HSE and Genio published two reports to mark World Alzheimer's Day addressing community supports for people with dementia in Ireland: Inclusion of People with Dementia in the Design of Services click here to download a copy
Community Supports Model for People with Dementia click here to download a copy
As part of the Dementia Services Information and Development Centre's dementia awareness and educational programme for secondary schools, we have recently published a dementia resource manual for teachers and a workbook for students called The Brain - from the Fantastic to the Forgetful.Read More
The Dementia Elevator project hosted a national dementia awareness, skills and education showcase on Tuesday September 20th in partnership with the Alzheimer Society of Ireland (ASI) and the Health Service Executive (HSE).
The showcase marked the beginning of the Dementia Elevator Roadshow which stopped in Clonmel, Kinsale, Tralee, Limerick, Roscommon, Castlebar, Achill Island, Donegal and finally ending in Ardee Co. Louth. Dearbhla O'Caheny from DSIDC spoke at the Roscommon event about the dementia awareness and educational work DSIDC are doing in schools.Read More
One day Foundation in Dementia Care workshop will take place on Wednesday 9th November 2016 9am to 4pm
Please note workshops will now take place on the 6th Floor, MISA, St James's HospitalRead More