Dementia

Questions on Dementia were asked in the Northern Ireland Life and Times Survey in 2010 and 2014.
Questions
on Informal Care were asked in the Northern Ireland Life and Times Survey in 2004, 2006, and 2010.
Questions on Informal Care were also included in the
Grandparenting and Family module of the Northern Ireland Life and Times Survey in 2004.
Questions on Social Care for Older People were asked in the Northern Ireland Life and Times Survey in 2010.


ARK Resources

Links

  • The Northern Ireland office of the Dementia Services Development Centre provides education andtraining, consultancy, library/information services and research that aim to improve the lives of people with dementia, their carers and families, with particular emphasis on provision within Northern Ireland.

  • Improving Dementia Services in Northern Ireland - a regional strategy was published by the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety in November 2011.
  • The Alzheimer's Society is a membership organisation, which works to improve the quality of life of people affected by dementia in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. The site also provides information on different types of dementia.
  • Carers Northern Ireland is a membership organisation run by carers, for carers across the whole of Northern Ireland. The website includes reports on research, policy and practice.
  • Crossroads Caring for Carers provides respite care for carers, carers provide care for an elderly, frail, ill or disabled friend or relative.
  • The Belfast Carers' Centre provides support and information for carers across Greater Belfast.

 

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