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The Role Of Creativity And Technology In Dementia Care

30 June 2017

This Dementia Awareness Week we have seen incredible first-person accounts of how creativity and technology can make living with dementia more manageable. Although we don’t have a cure for the disease, there are still innumerable ways to bri...


New dementia tech brings ‘emotional moments’ to care home

30 June 2017

A care home has become the first in Somerset to take advantage of a revolutionary piece of equipment for people with dementia.Osborne House Care Home, in Clevedon, has spent £6,500 to buy a Tovertafel – meaning magic table – which hel...


Start-up tech firm gets input from Orange for dementia tracker

31 May 2017

A Staffordshire start-up tech firm that's launched a crowd-funding appeal to finance a trio of tracker devices including one for people with dementia has secured the technical backing of telecom giant Orange.The devices are being developed usi...

Seminar: Betwixt and Between; the importance of place and space in rural dementia friendly communities

14 September 2017

A seminar in the Centre for Dementia 2017 Seminar Series by Dr Fiona Marshall of The University of Nottingham. From 11.30am to 12.30pm. This presentation builds on the current Scaling the Peaks Rural Dementia Study by exploring liminality from the...


27th Alzheimer Europe Conference

2 October 2017 - 4 October 2017

We are very happy to invite you to the 27th Alzheimer Europe Conference which will be organised in collaboration with Deutsche Alzheimer Gesellschaft in Berlin from 2 to 4 October 2017.This year’s conference will be held under the motto '...


Seminar: The decline of Robert Southey

12 October 2017

How archive materials can be used to examine dementia. A seminar in the Centre for Dementia 2017 Seminar Series by Professor Lynda Pratt of The University of Nottingham. From 11.30am to 12.30pm.View more details here

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