Happy Mothers Day. Hope someone is spoiling you today!
Pics from our always creative Curlew Road Day Centre.
HAVEN Pharmacy Duleek are hosting a public information event next Monday night, 27th March at 7pm. A guest speaker will be in attendance to lead the discussion and give dementia care advice. Everyone is welcome to attend.
If you are looking for a new challenge you could grab a friend and explore the Camino this May or October in aid of ASI! Please SHARE!
For more info check our site:
[ Alzheimer.ie Link ]

Camino De Santiago - Alzheimer Society of Ireland

Many congratulations to ASI volunteer Margaret Moran who has received an award at the Volunteer Ireland County Awards in Carlow. Margaret volunteers at our Bethany House Day Care in Carlow as a carer every Thursday morning and is a really great addition and support to the team there.
Margaret is pictured here (centre) with Day Centre Manager Hilda Archbold and Homecare Coordinator Caroline...
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Donegal News: Join the Shamrock Cycle Challenge this April 15th in aid of The Alzheimer Society of Ireland - Donegal Branch.
If you're in Galway tomorrow and interested in the National Dementia Strategy, go along to NUIG at 1.30pm. In tomorrow's Friday lunchtime series Dr Emer Begley from the National Dementia Office will review the progress of the Strategy. All details below.
Did you promise yourself to get fit in 2017? Well don’t give up on those New Year’s resolutions just yet, why not give yourself a goal and register for the VHI Women's Mini Marathon in support of ASI?
We’ve love to have your support!
Sign Up here: [ Alzheimer.ie Link ]

Women's Mini Marathon - Alzheimer Society of Ireland

Want to explore the wilds of our great countryside whilst helping others who need your support?
Why not join ASI for the inimitable East Coast Cycle Challenge and journey along our coastline this July!
[ Alzheimer.ie Link ]

The East Coast Cycle Challenge 2017 - Alzheimer Society of Ireland

The staff from Limerick City & County Council participating in Denim Day on 10th March.
Getting Married?... Our beautiful wedding favour cards are now available to buy online. The illustrations were designed especially for us and contains the Forget-Me-Not flower.
[ Alzheimer.ie Link ]

Shop - Alzheimer Society of Ireland

Fancy taking time out and cycling across our beautiful countryside while raising awareness and much needed funds for ASI? On yer bike so! Join us for an amazing 1 day cycle on July 16th!
Log on for more info:
[ Alzheimer.ie Link ]

The East Coast Cycle Challenge 2017 - Alzheimer Society of Ireland

Looking to tick the Camino off your bucket list, then join us in either May or October for this trip of a lifetime and support those living with dementia.
[ Alzheimer.ie Link ]
Lá le Pádraig sona daoibh go léir / A very Happy St Patrick’s Day to you and your families. From all at the Alzheimer Society of Ireland.
We had a St Patrick's Day parade at our day centre in Curlew Road, Drimnagh today. The parade theme was: We Will Never Forget We're Irish; Irish and Proud! ☘ A big thank you to Manager Noel and all the staff and clients for making it a happy and very creative event.
Spring has certainly sprung – time to dust off that bike! Why not give yourself a challenge...a 120/150km one at that? Join our East Coast Cycle Challenge this July and help raise much needed funds for people living with dementia.
For more information visit [ Goo.gl Link ]
One Night Only...Sunday March 19th,
The Glanworth Players present Michael J Ginnelly's 'A Wake in The West'
In the Community Centre. 8.30 pm in support of The Alzheimer's Society of Ireland. Tickets €8 Adults & €6 Children - available on the door.
We need you to lace up your runners and sign up to take part in the Vhi Women's Mini Marathon on Bank Holiday Monday June 5th and raise funds to support people living with dementia in Ireland.
[ Alzheimer.ie Link ]

Women's Mini Marathon - Alzheimer Society of Ireland

Today we pause to remember and recognise early signs of dementia as it marks 12 years since Tony McMahon’s final Cheltenham Festival interview before he was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s three weeks later. Thanks to Rachel McMahon for sharing this piece.

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Tony McMahon's Final Cheltenham Interview

One month later he was diagnosed with Alzheimer's.

A healthy brain is the key to our future.
We are delighted to invite you to tonight’s free public event about Dementia to mark Brain Awareness Week.
Takes place at Trinity College @ 6pm

[ Linkis.com Link ]

Happy Brain Awareness Week!

Fancy singing and dancing in preparation for St Patrick's Day?
The fabulous Memory Lane Choir will be at St Agnes Community Centre for Music and the Arts, Armagh Road in Crumlin tomorrow Wednesday 15th at 11am. There will be singing and set dancing and some members of the RTE National Symphony Orchestra will be there too! Please book in advance on 087 2063308.