News

  • Want to stay mentally healthy in older age? Stimulate your brain in early life

    Want to stay mentally healthy in older age? Stimulate your brain in early life

    25th April, 2017

    CADR continues to support research activities related to CFAS Wales study

  • New tool will help older people to rate their community

    New tool will help older people to rate their community

    28th March, 2017

    Researchers at Swansea University have created a simple survey tool which can help older people to rate their community and could be used to plan future residential neighbourhoods that are friendly for all age groups and have a positive impact on health and wellbeing.

  • Age Cymru Afan Nedd recruitment

    Age Cymru Afan Nedd recruitment

    20th March, 2017

    Age Cymru Nedd are trying to increase the breadth of knowledge and backgrounds on their board – are you interested in being involved? Or do you know someone who may have a local connection to the Port Talbot area who may interested in this area of work?

  • Dementia Friendly Swansea - We need your views

    Dementia Friendly Swansea - We need your views

    16th February, 2017

    Swansea’s Public Service Board is conducting a survey on how we can work towards being more dementia friendly.

  • Respond to Wales's Inquiry into loneliness and isolation

    Respond to Wales's Inquiry into loneliness and isolation

    13th February, 2017

    The deadline for responses is 10 March 2017. Get your voice heard

  • Dementia warning: People urged to live healthier lives

    Dementia warning: People urged to live healthier lives

    10th February, 2017

    A campaign aimed at reducing people's risk of developing dementia by 60% is to be launched by the Welsh Government.

  • CADR Administrative Assistant

    CADR Administrative Assistant

    8th February, 2017

    This is a fixed term position until 31st March 2018 and the applicant will be expected to start as soon as possible.

  • Respond to Wales's Dementia Strategy Consultation

    Respond to Wales's Dementia Strategy Consultation

    8th February, 2017

    Consultation of the Dementia Strategy closes 3rd April 2017. - Get your voice heard

  • CADR Senior Project Officer - Maternity Cover

    CADR Senior Project Officer - Maternity Cover

    6th February, 2017

    fixed term Maternity cover position until 31 March 2018.

  • health and social care delivery for older trans* people in Wales.

    health and social care delivery for older trans* people in Wales.

    19th January, 2017

    openly recruiting health and social care professionals to participate in our study in trans* ageing health and social care.

  • Volunteers Needed

    Volunteers Needed

    10th January, 2017

    looking to recruit older adults who have concerns about their thinking skills, as well as those who do not, to take part in research at the Department of Psychology, Swansea University.

  • Fixed-term Statistical Support

    Fixed-term Statistical Support

    14th November, 2016

    Closes: 1 December 2016, Full-time (part-time applicants welcome)

  • CADR Annual Report 2015 - 2016

    CADR Annual Report 2015 - 2016

    1st November, 2016

    Highlighting CADR's research activity over the past year.

  • Special Report CADR Conference 2016

    Special Report CADR Conference 2016

    27th October, 2016

    On the 5 October CADR hosted a public event showcasing some of CADR's best research that is having an impact on the lives of older people. Over 180 people gathered at City Hall, Cardiff for the conference. 'Raising Awareness - Raising Standards'.

  • Minister visits Swansea’s specialist ageing and dementia research centre

    Minister visits Swansea’s specialist ageing and dementia research centre

    15th August, 2016

    The Minister visited the Health and Care Research Wales Centre for Ageing and Dementia Research in Singleton Park, part of Swansea University and met with researchers to discuss their work.

  • Book of You Research Study

    Book of You Research Study

    1st August, 2016

    DSDC Wales are seeking people with dementia, and carers of people with dementia, to take part in a research study about digital life story work.

  • Are you aged 50 or over?

    Are you aged 50 or over?

    25th July, 2016

    Recruiting participants aged 50 and over to participate in a research study

  • Fixed-Term Biostatistician

    Fixed-Term Biostatistician

    19th July, 2016

    A rare and exciting opportunity to join the highly successful Alzheimer’s Genetics team led by Professor Julie Williams at the Cardiff University School of Medicine

  • BELONGING | STAGE REVIEW

    BELONGING | STAGE REVIEW

    12th May, 2016

    A powerful new play about dementia which comes to Taliesin on Thursday (12th May) and Friday(13th May) for four performances (two performances a day at 10am and 7.30pm)

  • Fixed Term Statistician Post

    Fixed Term Statistician Post

    12th May, 2016

    Grade 9: £38,896 to £46,414 per annum.

  • NSSC Call for Research and Innovative Practice Posters

    NSSC Call for Research and Innovative Practice Posters

    21st April, 2016

    Deadline - 29th April 2016. The 2016 National Social Services Conference is to be held at Venue Cymru in Llandudno on the 29th and 30th June and as part of the Conference we will again host a Research and Innovative Practice Poster Exhibition to showcase some of the best current social care research, pioneering practice, researchers, and practitioners in Wales.

  • Research Scholarship - Social Gerontology & Ageing Studies

    Research Scholarship - Social Gerontology & Ageing Studies

    6th April, 2016

    Closing date: 3rd May 2016 - Healthcare Management Trust Funded PhD: Enhancing Person-Centred Care and Wellbeing for Older Residents with Dementia through Intergenerational Practice

  • New Director of CADR

    New Director of CADR

    8th March, 2016

    As from the 1st March 2016, Professor Judith Phillips will take up the role of PVC at Stirling University. Professor Vanessa Burholt will take up the role of Director of CADR from this date.

  • News!

    News!

    21st December, 2015

    We have been very busy working on our site and contents over the last couple of months and are very proud to announce the launch of our website here at CADR.