On behalf of the Board, we would like to express our sincere thanks to Jenny OReilly for her great contribution to Wicklow Dementia Support. During her 11 years with WDS, as one of the founders and our AlzPal and Activities Coordinator, Jenny provided great leadership, energy and vision. Jenny helped develop and maintain our dementia
We say goodbye and best of luck to one of our founding members and our AlzPals and activities coordinator. Jenny O has worked tirelessly for the last eleven years supporting families living with dementia in County Wicklow. We wish her well in all her future endeavours.
AlzPal Programme Coordinator Wicklow Dementia Support CLG wishes to engage a programme coordinator for a 12 month contract on a self-employed basis. Their role will be to coordinate and deliver the AlzPals Programme supporting people with dementia in the community. A professional qualification in occupational therapy, social work or nursing, registered with CORU or the
Here are a few things that may be of interest. Enjoy the longer and hopefully brighter days ahead. Stay safe and enjoy the spring air. National Concert Halls continue their online dementia friendly concert series Tea Tunes on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org Check out Virgin Media TV this week. The station
Please tune in on Monday 23/3 as members of Wicklow Dementia Support's community, Nuala and Gerry Paley will be on Virgin Media TV at approx. 9.15 speaking about their journey with dementia. During the week you there will be interviews, documentaries and films covering the topic of dementia. Be sure to keep following on social
Wicklow Dementia Support would like to thank Neil Byrne, his supporters and all who downloaded the specially produced Christmas Song. Through Neil's incredible generosity, 1950 euros was raised for WDS. So much gratitude to you Neil for raising funds to help us support those in Wicklow living with dementia.
https://www.nch.ie/Online/default.asp?BOparam%3A%3AWScontent%3A%3AloadArticle%3A%3Apermalink=Tea-Dance-Tunes-Online&BOparam%3A%3AWScontent%3A%3AloadArticle%3A%3Acontext_id WEDNESDAYS 20TH & 27TH JANUARY3RD, 10TH, 17TH & 24TH FEBRUARY& TUESDAYS 16TH & 23RD FEBRUARY 11:00am (Wednesdays)& 2.30pm (Tuesdays) - At Home with NCHTickets There is no charge for this event, althoughdonations would be greatly appreciated.
Michael Fisher has been an Alzpal and a driving force within Wicklow Dementia Support for many years. When Michael was nominated for Community Hero, the Bray People highlighted his work as an Alzpal: 'He has embraced this role with patience, decency and care, recognising the difficult and isolating situation that many people and their families
Maura's experience with Alzpals for her husband Lee. 'We had a wonderful woman for about 2 years - Anne Kelly. As I worked having Anne come in to Lee once a week was such a comfort for me and it became a lovely time for Lee. Initially he was a little reluctant and really didn't