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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.

​New Directions, New Dimensions in Dementia

The 5th National Memory Clinic Conference takes place on the 27th March 2015 in the ​Trinity Biomedical Sciences Institute, Pearse Street, Dublin 2. To book a place and find out more go to http://memoryclinics.ie.

Featured Project – October 2014 – Bridie Bowe

I am a community general nurse for the last twenty years. I work as part of a primary care team. I am particularly interested in the challenges of providing appropriate services/care for clients with early dementia. I see this as the biggest challenge for the future especially with an aging population. It was this interest […]

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

Genio has launched a new site called The Information, 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. On the website, […]

Job Vacancy: Nurse Specialist in Dementia Care

Nurse Specialist in Dementia Care, Clinical Nurse Manager 2 3 year fixed term contract in Connolly Hospital. The Nurse Specialist in Dementia Care will provide nursing expertise, education and management service to patients with dementia, their carers and nursing staff, in the promotion of a patient centred approach to patients and their families. The Nurse […]