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Netwell Memory Cafe

Sep 3, 2015
What: A warm welcome awaits friends, family carers and their loves ones experiencing memory difficulties or dementia. Where: At our Netwell Memory Café in Ruby’s Vintage Style Tea Rooms, Williamson Mall, Francis Street, Dundalk. When: Wednesday, 16th September 2015, from 6 – 8pm. Why: Why not call in for a...
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NetwellCASALA Researchers Visit the International Longevity Centre, Rio

Jul 20, 2015
On May 30th, Dr. Lucia Carragher, Dr. Julie Doyle and Joanne Finnegan from the NetwellCASALA research centre in DkIT travelled to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to visit a number of ageing research projects and to form relationships and collaborations with ageing researchers in Brazil. The visit was supported by SFI...
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NetwellCASALA researchers at British HCI

Jul 17, 2015
Dr. Niamh Caprani and Michael Wilson attended and presented at British HCI this week. The 2015 British Human Computer Interaction Conference was held in Lincoln from 13th-17th July and organised by the University of Lincoln’s Social Computing (LiSC) research centre in conjunction with Open Lab at Newcastle University. The conference...
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DISCOVER – Caring for Carers, Digitally

Jul 14, 2015
The Context of care All EU countries are experiencing an ageing of their populations, with a decrease in the number of people of working age and a corresponding increase in the number of retirees. The rising demand for care from a growing older population has cost implications for governments, for...
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Netwell Memory Cafe

May 5, 2015
What: A warm welcome awaits friends, family carers and their loves ones experiencing memory difficulties or dementia. Where: At our Netwell Memory Café in Ruby’s Vintage Style Tea Rooms, Williamson Mall, Francis Street, Dundalk. When: Thursday, 21st May 2015, from 6 – 8pm. Why: Why not call in for a...
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Men’s Shedders on Seven O’Clock Show

Apr 17, 2015
Louth Shedder’s John and Tom representing on the TV3s Seven O’Clock Show with Martin King and Lucy Kennedy. To see them click on the link below. Skip to 17mins in. http://www.tv3.ie/3player/mobile/723/92343/The-Seven-O%27Clock-Show More information Please contact the project coordinator, Eva Beirne. Phone: 0858895471 Email: [email protected]
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Cúltaca recognized with Age Friendly Community Innovation Award

Jan 22, 2015
Congratulations to NetwellCASALA’s Cúltaca who were awarded the Age Friendly Community Innovation Award at a ceremony in the Cavan Crystal Hotel on January 20th. The ceremony recognised seven countrywide projects for innovative and creative approaches to enhancing age-friendliness in Ireland. From left Rob Bond, Anne Marron, Harry Conaty representing An Post, Sponsor and Dr. Lucia Carragher. Photo: Lorraine Teevan The inaugural Age...
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