Dementia Champions Programme

The current DCU/HSE module for Dementia Champions, continues to expand, building leadership in dementia care, broadening dementia awareness and improving standards of care and support for people with dementia.

The Dementia Champions module provides person centred practice development skills for Health and Social Care Professionals aimed at changing care cultures.

Medium: Blended learning: Online and face to face, running over 12 weeks with 6 half days contact time.

Suitable for: Staff across all care sites who are nominated by their manager and recognized as having a track record of skilled dementia care, and wish to further develop their skills and expertise in the area. Participants will also have achieved the relevant educational standard, ie: FETAC Level 5 and a Leaving Certificate.

The next intake will be in September 2017.

You can find out more about the course and access the application form here.

Visit the Dementia Champions Website here

Map showing Dementia Champions’ Locations


Dementia Champions