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Actifcare study seeks Irish participants

A major new European study on dementia is looking for Irish participants. Actifcare (ACcess to Timely Formal Care) is a European research project, which aims to analyse the pathways to care for people with dementia and their families, in an attempt to better understand healthcare inequalities. The Irish leg of the study is being carried […]

Centre for Excellence in Universal Design (CEUD) launch Universal Guidelines for Dementia Friendly Dwellings

It is the authors aim that these guidelines will support the Universal Design Homes for Ireland Guidelines and will inform national policy and be used in practice by all stakeholders including those who commission, design, build, provide and occupy dwellings. If new dwellings or alterations to existing dwellings are built in line with a Universal […]

Elevator Innovation in Dementia Award 2015

Elevator Innovation in Dementia Award 2015 The Elevator team are pleased to invite applications for the second 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 […]

Applications now open for Dementia Champions programme

Do you want to play a role in improving the lives of people with dementia? Why not apply for the  Dementia Champions  programme? Applications now open for the October 2015 intake!  Closing date is 14th August 2015. More information here  http://dcn.dementiaelevator.ie/dementia-champions/.

Retail Training

Dementia Elevator’s free, online training for Retail staff is now available! This programme will equip customer facing retail staff with skills to engage with and support customers who may have dementia. Click here for more information and to register.