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Two presentations by the Cafe team at the Irish Gerontological Society conference on September 30th

By |2016-11-14T21:59:41+00:00October 3rd, 2016|Cafe News|

Although the Alzheimer Café is not specifically about publicising research or policies, we do want to let you know that we continue to work to improve the quality of dementia care in Ireland. The 64th Annual Scientific meeting of the Irish Gerontological Society (IGS) was held this week in Killarney. Some great presentations were made [...]

Roisin Shortall TD raises questions about the state of Home Care in the Dail.

By |2016-11-14T21:59:41+00:00September 30th, 2016|Cafe News|

As part of their pre-budget submission, the Alzheimer Society of Ireland requested that we contact our local TDs to raise the issue of the state of Dementia home- and community-based care in Ireland. Roisin Shortall TD raised these issues in the Dail yesterday. Her response to our letter is included below and the relevant portion [...]

Summer Social August 2016

By |2016-11-14T21:59:41+00:00September 14th, 2016|Cafe News|

We had a great evening at our Summer Social in August 2016 despite the weather. Check out our gallery for photos of the night. Thanks to everyone who provided the entertainment, the refreshments and the raffle prizes, and thanks to all our cafe members for joining in the fun on the night!

Mary Bolger describes local services (July 2016 Cafe)

By |2016-07-18T15:43:18+00:00July 18th, 2016|Cafe News|

Thanks to everyone who came along to the Alzheimer Cafe Leixlip on July 13th. It was great to welcome back our regulars and to see some new faces. Our speaker on the night was Mary Bolger, the Alzheimer Society of Ireland Services Manager for Kildare. Mary outlined the services that are available in the local [...]

Noelle Collura discusses diet and dementia (June 2016 Cafe)

By |2016-11-14T21:59:41+00:00June 13th, 2016|Cafe News|

[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent="yes" overflow="visible"][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type="1_1" background_position="left top" background_color="" border_size="" border_color="" border_style="solid" spacing="yes" background_image="" background_repeat="no-repeat" padding="" margin_top="0px" margin_bottom="0px" class="" id="" animation_type="" animation_speed="0.3" animation_direction="left" hide_on_mobile="no" center_content="no" min_height="none"][fusion_text]Thanks to everyone who came along to the Alzheimer Cafe Leixlip on June 8th. It was hard to come indoors on that beautiful evening but it was worth it. We had a [...]

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