There are just a few weeks left to apply for the Dementia Elevator Innovation Award! The closing date is 26th of August. The most innovative project will win 1,000 euro to start or further develop their project. More details on how to apply at this link http://dementiaelevator.ie/blog/2016/05/30/announcemenrt-of-innovation-in-dementia-award-2016/
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The Dementia Elevator team are delighted to announce that the Dementia Awareness Training for Financial Services is now available. It is intended that this training will provide staff working in financial institutions with some awareness and skills to better support customers living with a type of dementia. The training is completely free and can be accessed on this […]
This week is National Carers week – 13th-19th June. If you are caring for a person with dementia or know someone who is, why not have a look at our free, online training programme Dementia Coping Skills For Families and Carers here. You can also find out more by downloading the poster below.
The Dementia Elevator team are delighted to invite applications for the third Innovation in Dementia Award! This award will be presented to a project that plays a role in improving the quality of life of people with dementia, their caregivers, loved ones, and/or health professionals working in dementia care. Applicants across all settings including (but […]
There was a large turnout for the training in which focused on Dementia Friendly business and retail outlets. To access the online dementia awareness programme for retail staff click here or to get involved in making your retail outlet dementia friendly contact email@example.com ‘
Dementia Elevator is delighted to be collaborating with Wexford Chamber and Bluebird Care Wexford to deliver dementia awareness training for front line staff! Date: Wednesday 6th April 2016 Time: Registration from 6pm; Presentation 6.30pm – 8pm (incl. Q&A Session) Venue: Wexford Chamber, Hill Street, Wexford Fee: Attendance is FREE
Dementia Elevator will host face-to-face delivery of its online programme: Dementia Coping Skills for Families and Carers. More information about the training is available by clicking this link. http://dementiaelevator.ie/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/Coping-Skills-for-Families-and-Carers-Flyer.pdf Date: 8th April 2016 Time: 10am – 5pm Location: Dublin City University Cost: Free Dr. Paulina Piasek will deliver the programme in a supportive environment of […]
Listen to the fantastic performance by the Kildare Past Times Choir at the Dementia Elevator Innovation Awards 2015. You can also hear the 2015 award winner and runners up speak about their projects. For videos from the Elevator Dementia Awards, see here
– Free, online resource now available! This comprehensive programme aims to provide carers with a range of skills which will enable them to support the person with dementia in their care, and to help them live well in their homes for longer. Participants will be taught to recognise the emotions, goals and coping strategies of […]
This anonymous questionnaire-based research study from DCU School of Nursing and Human Sciences is exploring the type of memory mistakes people make in normal everyday life, how often these mistakes occur, and the possible relationship between memory errors and factors such as age, gender, education level, mood and fatigue. If we know more about how often healthy people […]
The Elevator Programme is supported by Atlantic Philanthropies and the Health Services Executive.