Salford Institute for Dementia

Salford Institute for Dementia

Introducing our international centre of research, education and knowledge sharing in dementia-care.

The Salford Institute for Dementia was launched towards the end of 2013 to conduct vital research into living well with dementia.

The Institute designs dementia-friendly buildings, gardens, urban spaces and transport networks where those with the condition and their carers can live with meaning and purpose.

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Alzheimer’s Research UK North West Public Engagement Event 17th May

Fri 10 Feb 2017

Date:     Weds 17th May Time:     14:00 – 17:00   Venue:  The University of Salford The Salford Institute for Dementia at the University of Salford will be proudly hosting the Alzheimer’s Research...

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Sam Calvert 11/02/1948 – 11/01/2017

Thu 9 Feb 2017

Sam Calvert, who volunteered for the Salford Institute for Dementia, passed away at home on January 15th this year.  Sam was a member of the Dementia Associates group with the Salford Institute for...

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Christmas Community Event 2016

Tue 10 Jan 2017

The Salford Institute for Dementia at Salford University ran a Community Christmas Celebration on the 21st December 2016 at Humphrey Booth Resource Centre in Swinton.  This was the third Christmas Event...

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Institute shortlisted for The Alzheimer’s Society Dementia Friendly partnership award

Mon 9 Jan 2017

At the Salford Institute for Dementia we have developed an important partnership with people who are living with dementia and carers of people who have dementia, our ‘Dementia Associates’. This...

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