The Alzheimer Society of Ireland Hold Emergency Dementia Summit Calling on Government To Hear the Outcry For Dementia-Specific Funding in this HSE National Sevices Plan, November 28th 2018

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland's Nationwide Flag Day Collection Memory Ribbon Taking Place Across Ireland on November 22nd, November 9th 2018

Pioneer of Dementia Advocacy Helen Rochford Brennan Receives Honorary Degree from NUI Galway, October 17th 2018

Tommy Fleming to Perform at Celebratory AlzTalks Event in Sligo with Touching Real Life Stories from People with Dementia and Carers, October 12th 2018

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland Frustrated with Lack of Dedicated Dementia Fund in Budget 2019, October 9th 2018 PDF VERSION

Government Urged to Allocate €2.31 Million to Roll Out Dementia Adviser Service Nationwide in Budget 2019 Following Release of HSE Evaluation Report, October 1st 2018

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland Calling on Government to Increase Dementia Research Funding to Mark World Alzheimer's Day 2018, September 21st 2018

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland Launches New Collectible Cookbook 'A Taste to Remember' to Mark World Alzheimer's Day 2018, September 21st 2018

Every Three Seconds Someone Develops Dementia - The Alzheimer Society of Ireland Supports World Alzheimer's Month 2018 Campaign, September 1st 2018

High Court Order Preventing People with Dementia from Leaving Hospital Indicative of Broken Dementia Healthcare System, August 3rd 2018

Munster Dementia Carers Advocacy Network to Meet to Discuss Lack of Acceptable Levels of Dementia Support, July 19th 2018

The ASI welcomes news of Dormant Accounts funding for some dementia services and supports, July 17th 2018

Former Minister for Justice Nora Owen Issues Rallying Call for Fresh Investment in Community Supports for People Living with Dementia in Budget 2019, June 28th 2018

KBC’S Hub2Hub Extreme-800km Challenge to help raise awareness and funds for The Alzheimer Society of Ireland During Carers Week 2018, June 11th 2018

Extra Government Funding Required to Ensure Full Implementation of the National Dementia Strategy Following Mid-Term Review, May 24th 2018

Riverdance help to put the kettle on to celebrate The Alzheimer Society of Ireland Tea Day 2018, May 3rd 2018

Inequity of Access to Dementia Services Across Ireland Revealed in Dementia-Specific Community-Based Mapping Project, April 18th 2018

'Dancing with the Stars' Judge Loraine Barry joins The Alzheimer Society of Ireland as their new Ambassador for Tea Day 2018, April 16th 2018

Daithi O Se says there are 55,000 good reasons to put the kettle on for The Alzheimer Society of Ireland's Tea Day on May 3rd, April 3rd 2018

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland Launches Regional Group for Dementia Carers’ Advocacy Network in Munster, March 26th 2018

A First for Irish Dementia Day Care as The Alzheimer Society of Ireland Introduces Paro the Therapeutic Robot to Persons with Dementia. March 8th 2018

The Orchard Respite Centre for People with Dementia to Reopen Under the Management of Mowlam Healthcare, February 22nd 2018

Dementia Advisers to Refer Persons with Dementia to Charter Medical's Rapid Access Clinic Under New Partnership Agreement, February 8th 2018

Advocate Kathy Ryan and TV3 Presenter Deric Ó hArtagáin Will Lead The Alzheimer Society of Ireland's Camino Adventure, February 6th 2018

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland Ambassador Dave Kearney encouraging members of the public to support Denim Day for Dementia Fundraiser, January 31st 2018

Powerful video launched to educate healthcare professionals about supports needed when a person receives a dementia diagnosis, January 30th 2018

No Additional Funding Allocated for Intensive Home Care Packages for People with Dementia in HSE National Service Plan 2018, December 21st 2017

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland launches touching real life stories of people with dementia and carers from celebratory AlzTalks event, December 12th 2017

RTE cameras attend open day at The Alzheimer Society of Ireland Dunmurry Springs Day Care Centre in Kildare, December 7th 2017

Alzheimer Society of Ireland's free Dementia Adviser service available to all families in Co Louth, November 23rd 2017

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland's nationwide Flag Day collection Alzheimer's Memory Ribbon taking place in every county in Ireland on Black Friday, November 21st 2017

Attracting additional research funding for dementia and neurodegeneration in Ireland will be the focus of a national conference following major research investment from Bill Gates, November 15th 2017

Minister of State Ciaran Cannon Awards Galway Students Prizes in Photography Competition in aid of The Alzheimer Society of Ireland, November 14th 2017

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland Disappointed with Lack of Investment in Community Supports for People with Dementia in Budget 2018, October 10th 2017

Petition calling for €40 million investment in community supports for people with dementia presented to the of Minister of State Jim Daly, October 5th 2017

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland introduce their first contactless donation docks thanks to KBC Bank Ireland, September 21st 2017

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland encouraging people to be proactive about seeking dementia diagnosis on World Alzheimer's Day 2017, September 20th 2017

Majority of people with dementia struggling to eat properly at mealtimes, September 3rd 2017 

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland to raise awareness and challenge the stigma of dementia during World Alzheimer's Month, September 1st 2017

Government urged to mobilise public health approaches to help reduce prevalence of dementia, July 20th 2017

New dementia report shows Ireland lagging behind European counterparts in ratification of International and European human rights treaties, July 5th 2017

Government must invest €40 million towards community supports for people with dementia in Budget 2018, June 29th 2017

Family Carers Must Be Better Supported Following Findings of De-Stress Study into Health and Well-Bing of Spousal Carers of People with Dementia, June 13th 2017

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland’s mobile information bus service will be arriving in Galway next week, June 7th 2017

Global plan on dementia adopted at World Health Assembly in Geneva, May 30th 2017

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland CEO Pat McLoughlin advocates for people with dementia to receive the same access to services in rural areas as those living in urban areas, May 29th 2017

Alzheimer's mobile information bus service travelling to Dublin and Kilkenny to bring support for people with dementia and carers, May 19th 2017

Actor Rory Cowan supports Alzheimer’s Tea Day as live tea cosy auction raises €1,070 on TV3’s Ireland AM, May 4th 2017

Tea cosy envy? Here is your chance to get your very own tea cosy for a great cause on Alzheimer’s Tea Day 2017, May 2nd 2017

Leinster and Ireland Rugby star Dave Kearney lines out to become The Alzheimer Society of Ireland's latest offical ambassador,  April 11th 2017 

Dáithí Ó’Sé says there are 55,000 good reasons to put the kettle on for The Alzheimer Society of Ireland Tea Day on May 4th,  March 27th 2017

Busiest Year on Record for Ireland's Dementia Helpline as almost 5,000 Seek Information and Emotional Support, February 3rd, 2017

Two Years on from Publication of National Dementia Strategy and Hundreds of Home Care Packages Still Not Delivered, December 16th, 2016

Dementia Registry Important Next Step in the Fight Against Dementia, November 30th, 2016

Munster Rugby Stars Line out for Memory Ribbon, November 24th, 2016

All-Part Oireachtas Group on Dementia Launched, October 26th, 2016

Actor Rory Cowan added to Celebratory Evening for Dementia, October 12th, 2016

Celebratory Evening Aimed at Bringing Dementia out of the Shadows, October 3rd, 2016

Lack of Ring-Fenced Funding in Budget 2017 for Home Care People with Dementia a Blow, October 11, 2016

Mother with Dementia Presents Petition with 25k signatures to Minister, October 6th, 2016

People with Dementia Line out with Musicians for Unique Event, October 3rd, 2016

Alzheimer Society of Ireland announces new CEO, October 3rd, 2016

Leading NGO's Call for Greater Investment in Home Care, September 27th, 2016

Thousands of People with Dementia going Undiagnosed, September 21st, 2016

Mobile Information Service to Bring Support for People with Dementia, September 1st, 2016

Statement on the Provision of Homecare Packages to People with Dementia, August 24th, 2016

ASI Welcomes Heartening New Research in the Fight against Dementia, July 29th 2016

Sons Moving Tribute to Mum With Early Onset Dementia, July 6th, 2016

Ongoing cuts to home care means people are being channelled into institutional care, June 29th, 2016

Short Films Launched for Managing Carer Stress and damage to health experienced by Caring- May 25th

Daíthi O'Sé Urges People of Ireland to Support Local Tea Day Today, May 5th 2016

Public urged to put on the kettle for Tea Day April 27th

Leinster Players Line out for Charity Screening of the Jungle Book - April 20th 

Mary Robinson To Launch Ireland's First Charter of Human Rights for People with Dementia April 7th- 2016

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Short Films Launched to Tackle Carer Stress- April 22nd 2016

Daithí O'Sé says 48,000 good reasons to host a Tea Day this Year March 28th- 2016

Women in their Sixties Twice as Likely to Develop Alzheimer's as Breast Cancer, March 8th

ASI Welcomes Launch of Research Arm of National Dementia Strategy March 2nd 2016

Calls to Ireland's only National Helpline for people with dementia increases by 63pc - March 1st, 2016

Numbers with Dementia to Rise by 40pc in Lifetime of Next Government - February 2nd 2016

Vital Service For People with Dementia Launched in Galway - January 25th 2016

 
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Alzheimer drug trials encouraging but more evidence needed - 23rd July 2015 

ASI welcomes review of Fair Deal Scheme but calls for greater clarity on planned provision of long term care for people with dementia - 20th July 2015 

More-than-one-thousand-cases-of-dementia-could-be-prevented - 2nd July 2015

Urgent action needed to protect people with dementia - 23rd June 2015 

Forget-The-Stigma-National-Press-Release - 2nd June 2015

ASI Calls for Urgent Renewal of SSNO Funding - 22nd April 2014

Taking Dementia Out of the Closet: A World Without Stigma Seminar - 16th April 2015

Retailers called on to make Wicklow Dementia Friendly - 14th April 2015

Dr Ciara Kelly helps launch Alzheimer's Tea Day - 31st March 2015 

Waterman's Lodge Named Specialist Centre of the Year - 30th March 2015 

No Irish Minister at International Conference on Dementia - 15th March 2015

People living with younger onset Alzheimer's to address screening of Still Alice at IFI - 5th March 2015

Calls to ASI Helpline double in busiest year on record - 18th February 2015 

High Prevalance rates of Dementia among women needs research - 16th February 2015

ASI expresses concern over reports of potential changes to the Fair Deal scheme - 13th February 2015

Rugby players saddle up for ASI Dublin to Galway Challenge - 13th February 2015

Tipperary specialist Dementia Centre is nominated for prestigious award - 12th February 2015 

Cork performance by people with dementia set to challenge perceptions - 4th February 2015

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland welcomes comprehensive research into dementia and long term care - 29th January 2015

The power of music to help bring back memories for people living with dementia at Tea Dance in the National Concert Hall - 26th January 2015 

ASI welcomes ‘game-changing’ Pan European Research Programme for the prevention of Dementia - 15th January 2015

ASI reacts to overcrowding at Hospital - 6th January 2015 

Sligo woman appointed to implementation group for Ireland's first National Dementia Strategy - 18th December 2014 

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland welcomes the launch of National Demetia Strategy where implementation is key if strategy is to have lasting impact - 17th December 2014

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland welcomes the HSE National Service Plan for 2015 while expressing caution regarding the budgeting plans for long term care and community care needs - 27th November 2014

RTÉ’s The Late Late Show interviews Kathy Ryan who has early onset Alzheimer’s and family carer Sean Donal O’Shea - 21st November 2014

Alzheimer's Memory Ribbon 2014 - 1st November 2014

Sligo native, Helen Rochford Brennan, voted on to European Dementia Working Group (EDWG) at the Alzheimer Europe Annual Conference - 31st October 2014

Trinity research study investigates the health and wellbeing of spousal carers - 20th October 2014

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland dissatisfied with budget 2015 as 48,000 people with dementia in Ireland are overlooked - 15th October 2014

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland is calling on the Government to 'hear the voice' of all those affected by dementia - 30th September 2014

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland calls for clarity on water charges - 18th September 2014

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland launches new campaign to bring people with dementia out of the shadows - 17th September 2014

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland welcomes funding for dementia care and research - 14th August 2014

Low vitamin D levels linked to dementia - ASI statement - 7th Aug 2014

New research from UK regarding blood test - ASI statement - 8th July 2014

Pre Budget Submission 2015 - 16th June 2014

Funding for dementia in Ireland by Atlantic Philanthropies - 14th June 2014

People with dementia should be protected against high water charges, urges the Alzheimer society of Ireland - 7th May 2014

Almost 90% of Irish people think that more funding into Alzheimer’s research should be available in Ireland - 8th April 2014

Alzheimer's Tea Day 2014 - The Alzheimer Society of Ireland needs to raise €450,000 in order to fund dementia services: 25th March 2014

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland welcomes research using blood markers to predict dementia risk: 10/3/2014

Argos stores raise vital funds for people with dementia: 24th February 2014

RTE documentary highlights 'extremely rare' form of Alzheimer's: 2nd February 2014

The Alzheimer Society of Ireland in Cork aquires new minibus: 27th January 2014

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