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Family Carers Ireland support group

Hartstown Community Centre D15
Contact: Paula Kinsella
Phone: 086 127 7834
Wednesday mornings 101-2pm

Skerries Forget-Me-Not Café

Skerries Harps GAA club, Dublin Road, Skerries, K34 HC889
2nd Wednesday of the Month. 11am-1pm


Age Action’s Care and Repair does small DIY jobs, free of charge, for older people to help them maintain their homes and their independence.


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.


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


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

Alzheimer Café South County Dublin

Balally Parish Pastoral Centre, Cedar Road, Balally, D16 K7C3
Contact: Frances Redmond
Phone: 086 792 6766
Meets second Wednesday of every month. 7-9pm


The Alzheimer Society of Ireland is working in partnership with Alzheimer Cafes in the Dublin area.

Siel Bleu Physical Activities

Head Office, 18 Eustace St, Dublin 2
Phone: 01 209 6889


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 Dublin can be viewed at this link

Dublin Men’s Shed

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


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

Azure Tours at IMMA

Irish Museum of Modern Art, Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Military Rd, Kilmainham, Dublin 8
Contact: Bairdreann Harkin
Phone: 01 612 9914


Azure Art Tours for people with Dementia, their carers and friends.

Crumlin Community Choir

St Agnes Community Centre for Music and the Arts, Behind Scoil Una Naofa, Armagh Rd, Crumlin
Contact: Sister Bernadette
Phone: 086 805 1454
Meets Monday 11am to 12.30pm


This Choir is held in the Community Centre for Music and Arts, Crumlin. The choir is for older people with particular welcome for people with memory loss or dementia and their friends and neighbours.

Forget-me-nots Choir

Baldoyle Community Hall, Baldoyle, Co. Dublin
Contact: Orla Horn
Manager Call: 086 383 2257


This choir is for older people and particularly welcomes those affected by memory loss.

Living Well with Dementia Project

c/o Southside Partnership, Old Post Office, Main Street, Blackrock, Co. Dublin
Contact: Mary Spain
Manager Call: 086 041 8450
Phone: 01 706 0100
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