Dementia Services Information and Development Centre
  • Education Programme

    DSIDC promotes an awareness of dementia by providing education and training to health care practitioners.  We enable participants to increase knowledge and skills and develop attitudes which enhances their ability to provide the best possible care 

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  • Brain Health and Dementia Risk Reduction

    Download our five step guide to brain health and useful information regarding dementia risk reduction

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  • Supporting the Person with Dementia in Hospital

    The St James's Hospital DemPath project and Dementia Services Information and Development Centre are delighted to announce the launch of a handbook for staff  "Supporting the Person with Dementia in Hospital" 

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  • Library

    The DSIDC Education Centre

    Our Education Centre is designed to meet the learning needs of practitioners and researchers and provides a wealth of materials...

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Research

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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Education

The DSIDC promotes an awareness of dementia by providing education and training to health care practitioners.  We enable participants to increase knowledge and skills and develop attitudes which enhance their ability to provide the best possible care.  We deliver high quality training and education underpinned by on-going quality improvement.  more >

Conferences

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 >

Latest Publications

News & Events

  • Dementia in the Media - Weekly News Round-up Read More
  • We are now taking bookings for our 2019 Education Programme Read More
  • Supporting the Person with Dementia in Hospital Read More
  • Raising Awareness with the HSE Living Well with Dementia Programme - October Calendar of Events Read More