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Posted by DSDC Team, on 10th September
Delegates attending conferences, meetings and training events at our Iris Murdoch Building in the heart of the University of Stirling campus can now benefit from preferential overnight rates at the...
25
Jan
by Ailidh Aikman
On the 14-15 May the University of Stirling’s Dementia Services Development Centre (DSDC) will host its second International Masterclass on...
25
Jan
by Ailidh Aikman
Over the last eighteen months DSDC has delivered 11 dementia education workshops in Stirling for family carers and volunteers, with the final planned...
25
Jan
by DSDC Guest
I was 15 when I wrote and illustrated this true story. I’d never really thought about why my Grandma was so forgetful when I was younger, ...
22
Nov
by Wyn Jones
Design is about more than shaping physical environments and products.  Creating well designed desirable products and spaces, that take into...
18
Oct
by Wendy Perry
Whether we at the DSDC are facilitating carers workshops or providing workforce training, the issue of supporting distressed behaviour always arises...
17
Oct
by Lynda Hutton
In August, DSDC was invited to Singapore to deliver dementia education for a clients’ homecare and day centre workforce.  As one of the...

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