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Posted by Siobhan McDermott, on 1st October
The Dementia Services Development Centre, working in partnership with NHS A&E specialists, has developed Best practice in dementia care: A learning programme for Emergency Care staff. This...
by Dr Tom Christie
‘O for a muse of fire, that would ascend the brightest heaven of invention.’  So spoke the Chorus in Shakespeare’s Henry V,...
by Professor June Andrews
Life on the road as an international professor has its surreal moments. Speaking at the AARP (American Association of Retired Persons) Conference in...
by Mark Butler
Colin Gray’s long-term photographic projects shine a unique light on sickness and health, allowing deep, powerful meanings to surface as the...
by Mark Butler
There is a lot of fantastic art in the new Exhibition, “Where the Heart Is”, which has just opened at the Museum of Lancashire in Preston...
by Dr Tom Christie
‘The destiny of the world,’ Harold Clarke Goddard once wrote, ‘is determined less by the battles that are lost and won than by the...
by Mark Butler
Tomorrow, the Vanishing Point production at the Tramway in Glasgow, is billed as “a striking meditation on growing old, dementia, needing care...

Forthcoming Events

Featured event
Launch of World’s First Dementia Care Learning Programme for Emergency Care Staff
DSDC, University of Stirling
Free Information Day, Dublin
Ashling Hotel, Dublin
Free Information Day, Cardiff
New House Country Hotel, Cardiff

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The Virtual Care Home is an online resource that demonstrates dementia-friendly design in care...

We also need to acknowledge that everyone with dementia is different in every possible way:...

Best Practice Training in Dementia Care

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