Including best practices and the voices of experience in developing post-diagnostic dementia support guidelines for people with an intellectual disability
To develop accessible best practice guidelines for post-diagnostic dementia supports for people with an intellectual disability in Ireland. The project aims to:
(1) examine the current landscape of post-diagnostic care at a national level;
(2) consider barriers to access;
(3) incorporate existing best practices; and
(4) give due consideration of the experiences and recommendations of people with an intellectual disability living with dementia and of their families/carers.
Principal Investigator/ Researcher Names
Field of Research
Health Research Board & Alzheimer Society of Ireland, under Health Research Charities of Ireland/Health Research Board Joint Funding Scheme.