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.

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Fri 10 Feb 2017

Date:     Weds 17th May Time:     12:00 – 17:00   Venue:  The University of Salford The Salford Institute for Dementia at the University of Salford will be proudly hosting The North West Dementia Public engagement event on the afternoon of the 17th May 2017 which falls within National Dementia Awareness Week. As well as celebrating the launch […]

The post Call for contributions for the North West Dementia Public Engagement Event 17th May 2017 appeared first on Salford Institute for Dementia.

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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 Dementia, husband and carer for Lesley, father to Jane and Andrew, and loved Grandfather of four. Sam had been involved with the Institute from its […]

The post Sam Calvert 11/02/1948 – 11/01/2017 appeared first on Salford Institute for Dementia.

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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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