BorrowBox Access

BorrowBox is an app designed and powered by Bolinda Digital. It allows you to borrow and download digital content from a library collection. Thanks to the National Health Library and Knowledge Service St James’s Hospital employees can now join HSE employees in free access to a wide range of books on health and wellbeing via … Read more

Raising Awareness with the HSE Living Well with Dementia Programme – October Calendar of Events

The Living Well with Dementia Programme are working towards achieving their vision of: Raising Awareness / Understanding / Reducing stigma of Dementia To provide the person living with dementia and their care partners a choice to live in their community as a valued, equal citizen To develop a community that respects, supports and empowers people … Read more

Are you caring for a loved one with Dementia ?

“Towards Resilience in Family Caregiving for People with Dementia”  is a research project which brought together numerous family carers of people with dementia and asked them to share their stories and experiences as caregivers and how it has affected their lives.  In collaboration with Family Carers Ireland and The Alzheimer’s Society of Ireland, Care Alliance … Read more

Dementia Friendly Hospital Guidelines from a Universal Design Approach

The document provides detailed guidance in relation to dementia specific design issues and the Universal Design of acute hospitals in Ireland. The Principal Investigator for this research was Prof. Desmond O’Neill (TCD and Tallaght Hospital) and the research and guidelines were completed by TrinityHaus, TCD and Tallaght Hospital, in collaboration with the Centre for Excellence … Read more

DSIDC Workshop Responsive Behaviours in Dementia Care – Wednesday 17th October 2018

This one day workshop provides students with a structured approach to meeting the needs of the person with behaviours which staff may find challenging. On completion of this workshop participants will be able to: • Discuss the concept of behaviours that challenge. • Develop a structured approach to manage such behaviours. • Relate how the … Read more