Dementia Services Information and Development Centre
  • Final Announcement of Nursing Homes Report Launch "An Irish National Survey of Dementia in Long Term Residential Care"
    Thursday 29th January at 10.45am in the Long Room Hub, Trinity College Dublin for further information please email or call 4162035 



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 >

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News & Events

  • Final Announcement Nursing Homes Report Launch Read More
  • Specialist Care Units for People with Dementia in Ireland Read More
  • Evaluation of Genio Community Based Respite Support Services Read More
  • Family Caregiver Course - Monday 16th February 2015 Read More