Alzheimer Society of Ireland
The Alzheimer Society of Ireland works across teh country in the heart of local communities providing dementia specific services and supports and advocating for the rights and needs of all people living with dementia and their carers.
The Alzheimer Cafe Donnybrook is a safe and relaxed place where people with dementia, their families and friends, and health and social care professionals come together for a unique blend of education and support.
Dementia Service Development and Information Centre (DSDIC)
Dementia services development and information centre is a national centre for excellence in dementia. They offer 3 core professional services: Education & Training, Information and Consultancy and Research.
Health Service Executive – Main Site
Health Service Executive – Services for Older People
Genio Ltd is a non-profit company with a vision of a society that benefits by valuing all of its citizens. Their mission is to bring together government and philanthropy to develop, test and scale cost effective ways of supporting people who are disadvantaged to live full lives in their communities.
These are a set of films that address fears about memory loss and dementia and provide practical advice about brain health. Each film answers a key question related to brain health and dementia.
How to help people with dementia: A guide for customer-facing staff
This booklet provides guidance for those working in a customer service role, on how they can help to support people with dementia who they encounter in their jobs.
This collection contains 20 examples of inspiring grassroots dementia-friendly projects transforming communities across Yorkshire.
Books on Dementia
Click here to see list of informative books available in libraries in Dun Laoghaire on the subject of Dementia.
For a more extensive list of reading material, please have a look at this list produced by the Dementia Resource Group in United States. http://dementiaresourcegroup.com/resources/reading-room/
The Carers Association Support Pack for Family Carers
Click Here for Carers Info Pack