• Home
  • About Challenge Demcare
  • Other Studies
  • News
  • Team
  • Publications
  • Links
  • Contact Us


  • latest News

    11th August 2017 - Challenge DemCare report published online:-
    Click here to view the report

    12th September 2016 - Humber NHS Foundation Trust’s Research Team raise awareness and promote JDR service, for World Alzheimer’s Month:-

    Click here to view the article

    11th April 2016 - NIHR Dissemination Centre web pages on NIHR research relevant to dementia carers online today:- (The 'Understanding the hidden needs of carers' section relates to Challenge Demcare programme research)
    Click here to view the page with the 'Understanding the hidden needs of carers' link on

    Challenge DemCare dissemination event articles on "Which me am I today?":-
    Click here to view the 1st of 3 articles
    Click here to view the 2nd of 3 articles
    Click here to view the 3rd of 3 articles

    4th December 2015 - Challenge DemCare dissemination event article and photographs:-
    Click here to view the article and photographs

    Humber NHS FT Dementia Research Team JDR promotion in NIHR CRN e-newsletter:-
    Click here to view the e-newsletter

    NIHR e-newsletter:-
    Click here to view the e-newsletter

    12 September 2015 - Humber NHS FT attend the Humber Bridge Memory Walk to promote Join Dementia Research:-
    Click here to view the Join Dementia Research web page

    June 2015 - National Dementia Awareness Week: Promoting Dementia Research in Humber:-
    Click here to view the article on the NIHR website

    Living at home with dementia" BBC video:-
    Click here to view the video web page

    8 April 2015 - "Join Dementia Research" Youtube video:-
    Click here to view the video

    24 February 2015 - "Join Dementia Research" initiative launched to encourage participation in dementia research:-
    Click here to view the article on the NHS website
    Click here to see the ITV coverage

    November 2014 - Butterflies and Battlefields - conflict with dementia in the home E-Book November 2014:-
    Click here to view the Butterflies and Battlefields E-Book

    1 April 2014 - New clinical research network launched for region:-
    Click here to view the article about the launch of the (NIHR) Clinical Research Network for Yorkshire and Humber

    21 March 2014 - MP visits Dementia Research Centre:-
    Click here to view the Humber NHS Foundation Trust link page

    February 2014 - Professor Esme Moniz-Cook wins NHS Quality Champion/Innovator of the Year Award:-
    Click here to view the NHS Leadership Academy link page

    10 January 2014 -New Research Centre launched:-
    Click here to view the article and video of the launch of a new centre for applied dementia research in Hull


    Earlier news and articles of interest

    March 2014 - North and East Yorkshire and Northern Lincolnshire CLRN Network Newsletter:-
    Click here to view the Newsletter

    12 August 2013 - West Yorkshire Care Home Research Network Newsletter Issue 1
    Click here to view Issue 1 of the West Yorkshire Care Home Research Network Newsletter.

    04 July 2013 - iCST article in SHIELD Newsletter
    Click here to view the latest SHIELD newsletter with an article on page 2 about the iCST study.

    30 May 2013 - Train to Manage Behaviour in Dementia Care
    Click here to view an article about the course which was developed with world renowned dementia experts, and provides essential learning for carers. It shows care professionals how to manage the behaviour of people with dementia.

    7 May 2013 - King's Fund article
    Click here to view an article published by The King's Fund, about the refurbishment of the Hull Memory Clinic, 'Developing Supportive Design for People with Dementia'.

    18 March 2013 - iCST article in CLRN Network News
    Click here to view an article about iCST in the CLRN newsletter (edition Feb/March 2013). Read the article on page 6 of the newsletter.

    9 Nov 2012 - iCST article on KCFM website
    Click here to view an article about our iCST study which Hull radio station KCFM featured on their website.

    15 Feb 2012 Press Release
    Click here to view a press release entitled 'Research paves way for non drug-based dementia treatments for 'behaviours that challenge' carers'.

    20 Feb 2012 - Study Into Dementia
    Click here to view the Hull Daily Mail article.

    March 2012 - HYMS Research Newsflash
    Click here to view HYMS Research Newsflash - 5 year NIHR Programme Grant awarded.

    Challenge Demcare Newsletters
    Click here to view the Challenge Demcare newsletters

    £2m Research project
    Click here to view article about £2m research project launched in Hull by MP for Hull West and Hessle and Secretary of State for Health, to help staff caring for people with dementia to use e-learning.

    Executive Summary
    Click here to view the executive summary.