The medical community's growing ability to diagnose early-onset dementia today has brought the pressing issue of the need to navigate workplace dementia to light. The global workforce is ageing rapidly, and the number of people below the age of 65 with a dementia diagnosis is growing. The question is: are businesses prepared to address the challenges of dementia in the workplace?
In this post, Anu and Simon from our venture team share their experience of a tour at The Ethnography Museum in Stockholm, designed for people living with dementia.
Simon Andersson joins the venture team in 2019. He will be managing projects to improve SCI's brand awareness and growth. Welcome to the SCI family, Simon!
In this post we take a closer look at sundowning syndrome, and how organisations around the world are aiding caregivers who provide sundowning support.
The partnership with Home Instead Senior Care started in December 2018. We look forward to many exciting years ahead!
Mariama will be leading our Dementia Forum X and Bike for Dementia projects and Anukriti will be managing our digital presence and marketing efforts!
Join SCI’s Queen Silvia Nursing Award team in Stockholm to drive awareness and appreciation of the nursing profession and work with stakeholders in creating opportunities for tomorrow’s nursing professionals! Click here to learn more about the role and apply today!
These four nursing students will be awarded a scholarship of approximately 6000 euros in addition to a unique internship programme. During the internship, the scholars will have the opportunity to learn about healthcare and elderly care from various viewpoints, both in their home country as well as in an international environment.
Caroline Key joins the Knowledge Transfer team, where she will be spearheading the curriculum development for SCI’s new suite of e-learning courses, to be launched in early-2019.
The festive season can be a particularly overwhelming period for both caregivers and people with dementia. Here are 5 things to take note when supporting a loved one with dementia this Christmas.