Collection of resources for palliative and end-of-life care for dementia and other non malignant conditions like heart failure, respiratory failure and neurological conditions
IHF programme to extend palliative interventions and supports to people with dementia.
Irish Hospice Foundation developed guidance documents for healthcare staff to address aspects of caring for patients with dementia at end of life
ASI provide a national services and develop policy to improve the quality of life of people with dementia and their carers.
Collection of resources and tools for end-of-life care with dementia patients
Overview and related material on end-of-life planning for dementia patients.
Dementia Research Education Advocacy in Motion (D.R.E.A.M.) a national non- profit organisation run by people with dementia for people with dementia.
Freedem films developed a series of 10 creative films which aims to tackle the stigma and fear associated with the diagnosis of dementia in Ireland, within our current society.
Overview of end-of-life issues for dementia patients.
Factsheets, infographics and information on dementia
2014 - Irish National Dementia Strategy
2012 - Irish Hospice Foundation 'Building consensus for the future:Report of the Feasibility Study on Palliative Care for People with Dementia'
2012 - Cahill, S; O' Shea, E., & Pearce, M. (2012) ‘Creating excellence in dementia care; A research review for Ireland’s national dementia strategy
2008 - Irish Hospice Foundation 'Palliative care for all; integrating palliative care into disease management frameworks'
2014 - World Alzheimer report 2014
National Institute for Health & Care Excellence quality standard document.
2011 - Scottish Government 'Standards of care for dementia in Scotland'
Includes details on the right to dignity in end-of-life care and the right for wishes to be respected.
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