The Alzheimer Society of Ireland (Full member)
The Alzheimer Society of Ireland is the leading dementia specific service provider in Ireland.
The Society was founded in 1982 by a small group of people who were caring for a family member with Alzheimer’s Disease or a related dementia. Today, it is a national voluntary organisation with an extensive national network of branches, regional offices and services that aims to provide people with all forms of dementia, their families and carers with the necessary support to maximise their quality of life.
The Society is a company limited by guarantee and a registered charity - CHY 7868.
The Society’s network currently includes 22 branches, 6 regional offices, 33 Day Care Centres, 28 Home Care/Support Services, 28 Carer Support Groups, 3 Social Clubs and one overnight Respite Centre. The Society also operates the Alzheimer National Helpline Service offering information and support to anyone affected by Alzheimer’s disease / dementia.
It is the major dementia-specific service provider in Ireland. The Society comprises 3,000 members, 300 volunteers and over 700 full and part-time staff. A number of core functions are operated through our national office including information, policy and research, fundraising, public relations, training and finance.
The Alzheimer Society of Ireland
Fax: +353-1-210 3772
Website: The Alzheimer Society of Ireland
Last Updated: mercredi 12 août 2009