About the project 

Dementia is 60 times less common in people aged below 65 years than in older adults. However, when dementia occurs at a relatively young age it imposes a particularly severe burden on […]

  • Ireland’s Age Friendly Cities and Counties Programme

Ireland’s Age Friendly Cities and Counties Programme

The Irish Age Friendly Cities & Counties Programme is a national initiative aimed at developing an ‘age friendly cities & counties programme’ in all Local Authority areas in the country.  To date there are […]

  • Dementia Gateway

Dementia Gateway

A gateway to an enormous range of helpful resources for anyone who wishes to understand dementia better: what it is, what it means for daily life, and what we can do to better support […]

  • Dementia Elevator

Dementia Elevator

People with dementia sometimes need a helping hand to go about their daily lives and feel included in their local community. Dementia Elevator is giving people an understanding of dementia and the small things […]

  • Alcove (Alzheimer Cooperative Valuation in Europe)

Alcove (Alzheimer Cooperative Valuation in Europe)

Healthy life expectancy has dramatically increased in Europe over the past 50 years.  At the same time, there has been a corresponding increase in diseases linked to aging, particularly dementia.  Alzheimer’s disease and related […]