Association for Dementia Studies



The Association for Dementia Studies is an active research and education centre

The Association for Dementia Studies (ADS) was established in 2009 under the leadership of Professor Dawn Brooker.  Our multi-professional team are experts in the field of person-centred dementia care and support.

Through research, education, consultancy and scholarship, we make a cutting-edge contribution to building evidence-based practical ways of working with people living with dementia and their families that enables them to live well.

We have an outstanding track record over a wide portfolio of dementia-related research. We draw on the international evidence-base to deliver education programmes, resources and publications that empower staff to provide skilled, competent and compassionate care.

People with dementia, their families and their carers inform our work at all stages. 

A summary of what we do can be found here and here.

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To find out how we may be able to help your organisation in a variety of ways, please get in touch.

Call:    01905 542531