Other Support and Services

There are a range of other services, in addition to those provided by The Alzheimer Society of Ireland, which can provide support and assistance to you and your family.

Other Support and Services

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Social Activities

St Josephs Dementia Cafe

Shankill Bowling Club, D18X8N2
Contact: Stephanie Kearns
Phone: 01 2823000
Second Tuesday of the Month (February - June ,September - December)

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The Rainbow Café is specifically for older LGBT+ persons, proactive allies, and healthcare professionals supporting older persons.
The space is dementia-inclusive and those living with dementia, along with family carers and supporters, are encouraged to attend and will be assisted to do so in any way possible.

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Social Prescribing is a HSE run service that connects people with supports and activities in the community to strengthen their health, wellbeing and quality of life. Social prescribing is about supporting health and wellbeing by linking people into local, community-based activities such as exercise, art, reading and gardening

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Alone is a national organisation that enables older people to age at home as well as providing befriending services, advice, assistive technology and support

Siel Bleu Physical Activities

Co. Wicklow
Contact: Head Office
Phone: 01 209 6889

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Siel Bleu holds a range of physical activity sessions which are open for people with dementia and their carers to attend. The cost per session is €5. Siel Bleu also offers one to one classes which can be held in people’s homes at a cost of €30 per session. The class timetable with details of the groups taking place in Wicklow can be viewed at this link http://www.sielbleu.ie/communities/

Family Carers Wexford

Family Carers Ireland Little Bray Family Resource Centre, Ard Chualann, Bray Co. Wicklow A98 VH99
Contact: Mary Fitzsimons
Phone: 01 670 5876

Greystones Dementia Friends

St. Patrick's Parochial Centre, Church Road, Greystones, Co. Wicklow
Manager Call:
Memory Lane Music meets every Friday 11-12:30pm.

Wicklow Men’s Shed

Co. Wicklow
Contact: Irish Mens Sheds Association
Phone: 01 8916150

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Mens Sheds are in different locations throughout Wicklow. Contact Irish Men's Sheds Association by phone or look for a list on the website.

Memory Technology

Wicklow Memory Technology Resource Room

MTRR, OT Room, 1st Floor, Wicklow Primary Health Care Centre, Knockrobin, Co. Wicklow A67 K5C7
Contact: Annette Burke
By appointment Wed, Thurs & Friday

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The Memory Technology Resource Room has assistive technology products on display. People with memory difficulties and their carers will have an opportunity to see a range products and how they work. You can also access expert advice about assistive technology.

Loughlinstown Memory Technology Resource Room

St Columcille's Hospital, Loughlinstown, Co. Dublin
Contact: Niamh Groome / Elaine Cryan/ Lisa (clerical support)
By appointment

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The Clinic is a specialised service for people with memory loss, changes in cognitive function and dementia. Diagnosis and treatments are provided for those concerned about changes in their memory and memory disorders, including dementia. Referral-based service.

Memory Clinic

Memory Clinic, St Columcille’s Hospital, Loughlinstown, Co. Dublin

Memory Clinic, St Columcille's Hospital, Loughlinstown, Co. Dublin
Phone: 01 282 5800

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The Memory Clinic is a specialised service for people with memory loss, changes in cognitive function and dementia. Diagnosis and treatments are provided for those concerned about changes in their memory and memory disorders, including dementia. Referral-based service, not available for people under 65. People under the age of 65 are referred to the Neurology service at St Vincent's University Hospital

Public Health Nurse

Local Health Services

Contact: HSE Information Line

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Click the link above to find what local health services are in your area

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