Queen Silvia Nursing Award launches in Germany

Queen Silvia Nursing Award launches in Germany

This fall, Queen Silvia Nursing Award will be offered to nursing students in Germany. Queen Silvia Nursing Award is a scholarship for nursing students that was first introduced in 2013 as a gift to Her Majesty Queen Silvia of Sweden. During the first year, the scholarship was available to nursing students in Sweden and it has since

April 28th, 2017|
Dementia Support is now available in Portuguese

Dementia Support is now available in Portuguese

A new version of Dementia Support is now available for download on google play (for android) and App Store (for iOS). This new version of the app includes a yet another language, as it is now made available in Portuguese.

April 25th, 2017|
H.M. Queen Silvia awards the Queen Silvia Nursing Award’s scholars at the Royal Palace in Stockholm

H.M. Queen Silvia awards the Queen Silvia Nursing Award’s scholars at the Royal Palace in Stockholm

On the 19th of April, Queen Silvia Nursing Award was presented to Saga Wahltsröm, from Mälardalen University in Sweden, Michelle Ena, of Novia University of Applied Sciences in Finland, and Natalia Duszeńska, from Medical University of Warsaw in Poland.

April 19th, 2017|
This years Mappie

This years Mappie

This years Mappie Award was presented to Gerontologist Wilhelmina Hoffman for her commitment to people with dementia, dignity and their rights in many different contexts. Congratulations, Wilhelmina Hoffman, for all that you do for the Dementia community and for your collaborations at Silviahemmet and Demenscentrum.

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April 5th, 2017|
Stiftelsen Silviahemmet’s Stora inspirationsdag

Stiftelsen Silviahemmet’s Stora inspirationsdag

We are excited and inspired to be a part of Stiftelsen Silviahemmet’s Stora inspirationsdag (Big Inspiration Day). Thank you everyone for making today, the 22nd of March, an exciting and educative day. We have covered topics about environment and space through an elderly perspective, musical meaning and how it can be used in dementia, sexuality

March 22nd, 2017|
Queen Silvia Nursing Award ceremony to be held in Stockholm, Sweden

Queen Silvia Nursing Award ceremony to be held in Stockholm, Sweden

Queen Silvia Nursing Award, a scholarship for nursing students, was established in Sweden in 2013 as a gift to Her Majesty Queen Silvia. The award has since been granted yearly to nursing students that create exceptional ideas focusing on the betterment of elderly care. The next Queen Silvia Nursing Award ceremony will be held on the 19th of April, 2017 in order to celebrate this year's Swedish winner at the Royal Palace of Stockholm.

March 13th, 2017|
Queen Silvia Nursing Award scholar Michelle Ena honored during ceremony in Finland

Queen Silvia Nursing Award scholar Michelle Ena honored during ceremony in Finland

We would like to congratulate Michelle Ena for being honored together with her school, Novia University of Applied Science as the third Queen Silvia Nursing Award  scholar in Helsinki, Finland on the 13th of March, 2017 at the Embassy of Sweden in Helsinki. Paula Risikko,  Minister of the Interior, was also present to honor Miss Ena and

March 13th, 2017|
Dementia Forum X invitations to be mailed

Dementia Forum X invitations to be mailed

We are excited to announce that today we will begin sending out invitations to Dementia Forum X 2017.

Dementia Forum X is a biannual meeting that will take place  again on the 18th of May 2017 at the Royal Palace in Stockholm. The purpose of each consecutive meeting is to follow up on the conclusions from

March 2nd, 2017|
Natalia Duszeńska is the first Queen Silvia Nursing Award Scholar in Poland

Natalia Duszeńska is the first Queen Silvia Nursing Award Scholar in Poland

 

Photo Credits: Medicover and PAP/Jacek Turczyk
Today is a special day for Dementia leaders and those looking to make a difference across the world. We would like to congratulate Natalia Duszeńska for recieving Queen Silvia Nursing Award in Warsaw, Poland on the 1st of March, 2017. Her Majesty, Queen Silvia, was present to inaugurate the first QSNA

March 1st, 2017|
SCI featured on Swedish App Scene’s website

SCI featured on Swedish App Scene’s website

SCI’s New Ventures manager, Ludvig Mörnesten, recently spoke with Swedish App Scene about several different apps focused on elderly care, dementia or caregiving. Those mobile apps include: Dementia Support, Elderly Support and Memory Box.

Mörnesten discusses SCI’s involvement with developing these tools, as well as the current climate and demographic challenges revolving dementia awareness and care.

February 17th, 2017|