Dementia Services Information and Development Centre
  • Interactive Workshop on Respite Care with Professor Steve Zarit and Dr Judy Zarit on 21st May
    23rd May Symposium on Dementia and Caregiving Professor Steve Zarit Key note speaker

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    21st May       23rd May



Research into dementia and dementia care management is one of several academic activities which Dementia Services Information and Development Centre currently undertakes.
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We are the longest established dementia-specific training and education service in Ireland – our history dating back to when the Centre was first established by the Department of Health in 1999.  We deliver high quality training and education underpinned by on-going quality improvement.  more >


The DSIDC regularly hosts conferences, seminars and workshops often involving international dementia care experts bringing state of the art practitioners and researchers experiences to an Irish audience.  Several of these events are held free of charge and are advertised on this website.  Papers from more recent DSIDC hosted events can be downloaded.  more >

News & Events

  • Visiting US Professor Steve Zarit May 21st and 23rd 2014 Read More
  • PhD Award Janet Convery Living with Dementia Programme Read More
  • NEIL Programme at Trinity College Dublin FreeDem Films Read More
  • A National Survey of Memory Clinics in the Republic of Ireland Read More