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News: K-CoRD-archived January 2013

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    K-CoRD:
    Our vision is that people with dementia will be able to remain at home, active in their communities.
    For further information click here: K-CoRD Brochure

    The Southern Star has published an interesting article, enocouraging volunteers to get involved. : Click here to read article



K-CoRD will:
  • Deliver a more effective and coherent response to the needs of people with dementia, their families and carers living in the Kinsale area.
  • Promote and support the development of Kinsale as a dementia-friendly community.
  • Strengthen collaborative relationships and pathways between associated service providers primary healthcare professionals, voluntary and private service providers.
  • Offer educational opportunities to both community members and health care professionals.
  • Adapt technologies that might assist those living with dementia.
  • Influence national policy and provision, and achieve the sustainability of the initiative within Kinsale, by demonstrating the effectiveness of its programmes, and of the collaborative approach.


Who is involved?

K-CoRD is committed to working collaboratively with other organisations that are aligned with its vision. To date these include: Health Service Executive; Alzheimers Society of Ireland; Market Place Surgery, Kinsale; The Medical Centre, Kinsale; Kinsale Community School; University College Cork; Cork Institute of Technology; Kinsale Day Care Centre; Kinsale College of Further Education

Funding K-CoRD is supported by The Atlantic Philanthropies and the Health Service Executive through the Genio Trust under their dementia programme until 2016. Four consortiums received funding nationally:

  • Kinsale Community Response to Dementia (K-CORD)
  • The 5 Steps to living well with Dementia in South Tipperary
  • Community Action on Dementia in Mayo
  • Living Well with Dementia (Dublin)


Contacts:
Tony Foley GP & Project Lead Elizabeth Creed Project Manager
PHONE: 021 4709700 MOBILE: 083 4199751 Email: lizcreed.kcord@gmail.com
K-CoRD, Apt 24, Haven Bay Village, Kinsale, Co. Cork

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