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 […]
Maintaining Relationships between Grandparents and Grandchildren in Nursing Homes Beda Cecchetti, St Mary’s Hospital, Dublin Listen to Beda Cecchetti, a Nurse and Dementia Champion in St Mary’s Hospital Dublin, describe her change project about making nursing homes more child friendly and maintaining relationships between grandparents and grandchildren. Link to transcript
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 […]
On completion of the Dementia Champion’s module in 2012; I felt empowered by the knowledge and experience I gained from participating in this course.
I am a Senior Occupational Therapist, Care of the Elderly, in St Columcille’s Hospital, Loughlinstown, Co Dublin.