Salford Institute for Dementia

Salford Institute for Dementia

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

The Salford Institute for Dementia conducts 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.

Latest Dementia blog posts

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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 that the Institute has organised with funding from Humphrey Booth charities with the aim to help reduce isolation through Salford, especially at Christmas time . […]

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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 partnership of Dementia Associates and the staff of the Salford Institute for Dementia means that people with dementia have the opportunity to be included in […]

The post Institute shortlisted for The Alzheimer’s Society Dementia Friendly partnership award appeared first on Salford Institute for Dementia.

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Tue 29 Nov 2016

  In June Dr Joy Watson and I delivered a dementia awareness session. The session was called an ‘Evening with Joy’ and was yet another example of the value of collaboration between the staff at the Salford Institute for Dementia and our Dementia Associates. Whilst I could have delivered the session by myself and inform […]

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Tue 22 Nov 2016

The University of Salford has allocated a new space to be developed as the ‘home’ of the Salford Institute of Dementia. The assigned space is in the Allerton Building Block A. This gave an excellent opportunity to all who are involved with the Salford Institute of Dementia to get engaged to develop the space that […]

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