New app to help improve the environment for people living with dementia

IRIDIS

 

Leading the Way in Dementia Care

a learning programme for scoial care leaders

Now offered online!

Best Practice in Dementia Care Learning Programme Empowering people - changing lives

News and Views

Posted by Ailidh Aikman, on 20th September
Slowly we are beginning to return to face-to-face teaching, although we had to make some changes to how we deliver training - but not the content! The DSDC team have been reviewing Best Practice...
20
Sep
by DSDC Guest
Periods of lockdown during the pandemic have meant considerable changes for many, including finding alternative ways to communicate with loved ones....
20
Sep
by Ailidh Aikman
What matters to us changes hugely over the course of our lives. Having the right pencil case or lunch box might have been a huge concern when you...
09
Sep
by DSDC Team
Since the start of the pandemic, in order to protect the most vulnerable residents, long term care providers have been forced to make some deep moral...
09
Sep
by DSDC Team
DSDC's Dr Martin Quirke will be presenting at this year's Alzheimer Europe Conference, which is taking place online. Martin will presenting...
24
Aug
by Gayle Henry
Recently there has been research and discussions relating to football and the increased likelihood of developing dementia in later life, much like...
17
Aug
by DSDC Team
It took more than three decades of championing the principles of environmental design for dementia and developing the research evidence base on how...

On Twitter

DSDC's Interior Designer Lynsey Hutchinson will be talking at this year's Alzheimer Scotland Annual Conference on W… https://t.co/ByetHGdwY9
6 days 2 hours ago

Most Visited

How to get in touch with us

Dementia Services Development Centre
Iris Murdoch Building...

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

Why DSDC?

For over 25 years DSDC’s multidisciplinary team of clinical specialists,...

Books and Resources

The John Smith bookshop provides easy access to books, publications, study...

In the Media

DSDC, University of Stirling International Masterclass on Dementia Care, Design and Ageing