Entries by de_admin

GENIO hold Annual Dementia Conference 2014

On Friday 12th December in the O’Callaghan Alexander Hotel, Dublin Genio welcomed almost 200 healthcare professionals, family members, academics, carers and volunteers working with and supporting people with dementia to hear from national and international experts in the field. Genio would like to thank everyone who attended and who contributed to the success of the event. The […]

Innovation in Dementia Award Winners

A great day of networking and ideas sharing was had at the Elevator Innovation in Dementia Award ceremony on the 11th December 2014. From a very high standard shortlist, the winner and three runners up were announced.

Dementia Elevator Innovation Award Shortlist

Below are the 12 shortlisted applicants for the Elevator Innovation in Dementia Award! Alzheimer Café National Network Start-up Sinead Grennan, Sonas APC & Catherine Keogh, Bloomfield Health Services, Dublin The Alzheimer Café offers support, a social outlet, information, education and informal access to health and social care professionals. Run by volunteers, health and social care […]

Join us at the Elevator Innovation in Dementia Award ceremony

Come and join us for the Elevator Innovation in Dementia Award Cermony on the 11th December at 3.30pm in the Helix Theatre, Dublin City University. (Registration from 3pm)​ Limited places available so book your place now! This is a great opportunity to network with others working in the area of dementia awareness and care. We […]

Elevator in Wicklow – The Wicklow People

Elevator is collaborating with Wicklow Dementia Friendly, who are working with retailers in Arklow. The training aims to give retailers the skills and tools to support people with memory concerns living in their local community.

Awareness video resource pack now available

Following the positive feedback from the launch of our dementia awareness video, Elevator has developed a resource pack to assist in face to face /group delivery of the video. Suitable for all groups including health care staff, allied professionals, community groups, schools and colleges. Click the image below to view the pdf.  

Genio launch new website for disability, mental health and dementia resources

Genio has launched a new site called The Information Hub, www.informationhub.ie. This is a dedicated resource website provided by Genio which brings together publications, multimedia and events for anyone with an interest in disability, mental health or dementia. The website contains relevant publications including books, papers and reports, legislation and policy, or news and magazines. You can browse a range of useful multimedia including websites, slides, podcasts and videos. […]

Elevator Award for Innovation in Dementia

The Dementia Elevator team wish to reward an initiative or project that contributes in a meaningful and significant way to the everyday lives of people living with dementia. For this reason, we have created the Elevator Award for Innovation in Dementia! The Elevator Award for Innovation in Dementia will be awarded to a project that […]