Anne Reilly from Navan, Co Meath has been named as the winner of Ireland AM's The Great Big Tea Cosy Contest. Anne beat more than 80 other entries to claim victory with her knitted cosy, Mister Tea. All the other entries have been kindly donated to our Tea Day next Thursday, May 4th. Ireland AM will be hosting a live on-air auction on that morning from our day care centre in Heskin Court,...
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Anne Reilly from Navan Co Meath has been named as the winner
We have launched a new dedicated Twitter account for our Dementia Carers Campaign Network (DCCN). The Twitter handle is @DCCNIRL and the account will focus on highlighting the activities of the DCCN, sharing messages from their campaigns and raising awareness of issues that affect dementia carers. You can view a short video about the DCCN below and please follow the group on Twitter for future...
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Pop into the Munster Rugby and University of Limerick 's Tea Day today! Meet some of the Team and helps us judge the cake decorating competition! All Welcome from 2-4pm.
Pop into the Munster Rugby and University of Limerick s Tea Day
The Carrick Day Centre in Donegal is hosting an Alzheimer Café event on Friday, May 5th from 11.00am-1.00pm. An Alzheimer Café is a monthly gathering where persons with Dementia and/or their family and friends can be together in a safe, welcoming environment, in the company of other carers, volunteers and health care professionals. People attend similar events for emotional support, education...
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The Carrick Day Centre in Donegal is hosting an Alzheimer Café event
Don't miss this special performance of An Ordinary Man on Tomorrow, April 26th in Letterkenny!
Tickets available from the Box Office on 074 9120777 or from [ Angrianan.com Link ]
Dont miss this special performance of An Ordinary Man on Tomorrow April
Our Cavan/Monaghan Dementia Adviser, Maeve Montgomery, is providing a Drop-in Information Hub at the Íontas Castleblayney Arts & Community Resource Centre this Friday, April 28th from 10.30am to 1.00pm. For more information, please contact Maeve via 087 7489 258 or email mmontgomery@alzheimer.ie

For more information on our Dementia Advisor Service follow this link: [ Alzheimer.ie Link ]
Our CavanMonaghan Dementia Adviser Maeve Montgomery is providing a Dropin Information Hub
Organisations from across the NGO sector welcome the Minister for Mental Health and Older People Helen McEntee's announcement of a consultation process on establishing a new statutory homecare scheme. Today we are proud to launch a joint discussion document on consultation process for the establishment of a statutory homecare scheme. This document is available to view at the following link: [...
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Organisations from across the NGO sector welcome the Minister for Mental Health
The Centre for Economic and Social Research on Dementia (CESRD) will continue their Seminar Series 2017 at NUI, Galway this Friday, April 28th. The seminar will be looking at using creativity to engage those living with dementia and challenging public perceptions. Professor Anthea Innes, Coles Medlock Professor and Director Salford Institute for Dementia, Salford Institute for Dementia will be...
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The Centre for Economic and Social Research on Dementia CESRD will continue
Are you looking for a new and exciting challenge for the summer months?
Why not sign up for our East Coast Cycle Challenge and cycle this 1 day event travelling through our beautiful countryside and support vital Dementia services in your area!
[ Alzheimer.ie Link ]
Are you looking for a new and exciting challenge for the summer months
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#TeaDay2017 is less than two weeks away. Have you got your Tea Day pack?
Register online today: [ Alzheimer.ie Link ]

Alzheimer's Tea Day is kindly supported by Medtronic.
TeaDay2017 is less than two weeks away Have you got your Tea Day pack

Register - Alzheimer Society of Ireland

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Best of luck to Munster Rugby today... We're aboard the #REDWAVE with you all! Kick-off at 3.15pm.

And we're also looking forward to the Munster Rugby and University of Limerick Tea Day on 26th April!
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Best of luck to Munster Rugby today We're aboard the REDWAVE with you all Kickoff at 315pm
Online Education and Training for Family Carers of Loved Ones with Dementia - We are now recruiting for our Home Based Care - Home Based Education course for family carers looking after a loved one with dementia. The course starts on Monday, April 24th and last for seven weeks. Topics include What is Dementia?; Communications; Managing Changes in Behaviour; Safety in the Home; Nutrition; and...
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Online Education and Training for Family Carers of Loved Ones with Dementia
Our mobile information service will be in Cork next week to bring much-needed support and information to people living with dementia and their carers. The service is run by trained staff and volunteers. The mobile service will be at Cork Marts, Corrin event centre, Fermoy on Tuesday, April 25th from 10.00am to 4.00pm.

[ Alzheimer.ie Link ]
Our mobile information service will be in Cork next week to bring
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We are delighted that WIT is supporting the Alzheimer Society of Ireland by hosting a Tea Day on Thursday, 27 April. They have an incredible day lined up, don't miss this event!
For full details check out their website: [ Wit.ie Link ]
We are delighted that WIT is supporting the Alzheimer Society of Ireland

Alzheimer's Tea Day 2017 | Waterford Institute of Technology

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Will you join Miss Ireland and Dáithí Ó Sé as the pop the kettle on for #TeaDa2017
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Register for your pack here: [ Alzheimer.ie Link ]
Will you join Miss Ireland and Dáithí Ó Sé as the pop the kettle on for TeaDa2017

Dáithí O'Sé 'alarmed' by increase in Alzheimer patients

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Would you like to attend a dementia inclusive play in Cork this weekend? The Stack Theatre located in CIT's Cork School of Music on Union Quay in Cork City Centre are showing "Puck and the Lovers" based on Shakesphere's A Midsummer Night's Dream on Sunday April 23rd (at 2pm and 6.30pm). Admission is free so do go along!
Contact alisonmc.atack@gmail.com for bookings.
Would you like to attend a dementia inclusive play in Cork this
Can't hold a Tea Day on May 4th?
That's ok, just follow Munster Rugby and University of Limerick ... and pick another day... We can't wait for this Tea Day event! Will we see you there?
#TeaDay2017
Cant hold a Tea Day on May 4th Thats ok just follow
Sonas apc is hosting the ninth international dementia conference on Monday, May 15th and Tuesday, May 16th at the Citywest Hotel in Dublin. Topics will include integrated dementia pathways; innovations in dementia care; community supports; design and dementia; National Dementia Strategy roll-out; the lived experience; assisted decision-making and advance planning; therapeutic Interventions;...
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Sonas apc is hosting the ninth international dementia conference on Monday May
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From RTE.ie: Michael Palin has revealed that his Monty Python co-star Terry Jones still enjoys long walks and a good joke despite living with dementia. 75-year-old Jones, who directed Monty Python's Life Of Brian and Monty Python's The Meaning Of Life, and co-directed Monty Python And The Holy Grail with Terry Gilliam, is suffering from a form of dementia that affects his ability to...
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From RTEie Michael Palin has revealed that his Monty Python costar Terry