Dementia Services Information and Development Centre

Dementia Awareness Programme

The Brain From the Fantastic to the Forgetful

Is a dementia awareness programme designed to be integrated into Junior Cycle and Transition Year science subjects. We can now offer the opportunity for online learning as the programme is now available in pdf format.  

Download a copy of the interactive pdf 










Dementia Awareness Programme Manual

If you would like further information or a copy of the manual and workbook please contact Dearbhla O'Caheny at









The Brain, Brain Health and Dementia: A Short Guide

This booklet provides an opportunity for young people to learn about the brain, memory, brain health and dementia

Click here to download a copy