News - Archive

  • New CADR Posts

    New CADR Posts

    19th March, 2020

    A variety of posts available - Come and join our team!

  • Steering Group Members Needed for Immediate Start

    Steering Group Members Needed for Immediate Start

    27th November, 2019

    The Active Building Centre is a project within Centre for Innovative Ageing supported by CADR which aims to examine the impact of Active Build homes on older people who move into them.

  • Summary of CADR Conference 2019

    Summary of CADR Conference 2019

    21st October, 2019

    Annual Centre for Ageing and Dementia Research Conference (CADR) O'r hafod i'r hendre: The ups and downs of rural ageing Tuesday 1st October 2019

  • Upholding Human Rights for people living with dementia in care homes; new Cardiff University research

    Upholding Human Rights for people living with dementia in care homes; new Cardiff University research

    11th October, 2019

    Would you like to contribute to important research that explores human rights for people living with dementia in care homes?

  • 'Framing Age' - Photo competition

    'Framing Age' - Photo competition

    8th October, 2019

    To enter send us your images capturing different aspects of ageing using the #cadrconf19 

  • Meet the Street!

    Meet the Street!

    11th September, 2019

    Do you want to take part in a choir television series?

  • Steering Group for Older Welsh speakers in care

    Steering Group for Older Welsh speakers in care

    13th August, 2019

    A PhD project, based at the Centre for Innovative Ageing and funded through the Wales School for Social Care Research, is researching the experience and needs of older Welsh speakers in care.

  • A very special day

    A very special day

    26th July, 2019

    Bangor University recently awarded Chris Roberts, a person living with dementia, a Bangor University Honorary Fellowship for Services to Research, Health and Social Care Practice in the Field of Dementia.

  • Julie Morgan AM visits Aberavon care centre

    Julie Morgan AM visits Aberavon care centre

    24th July, 2019

    Swn-y-Mor care centre in Aberavon have been part of a group shaping new draft Best Practice guidance documents to support care home residents’ nutrition.

  • CADR Annual Report 2018 -2019

    CADR Annual Report 2018 -2019

    18th July, 2019

    Our 2018-19 Annual Report, highlighting research activity across the year, is now available.

  • CADR June Newsletter

    CADR June Newsletter

    2nd July, 2019

    Our latest newsletter is now available online

  • Julie Morgan AM Visit to CADR Swansea

    Julie Morgan AM Visit to CADR Swansea

    10th May, 2019

    CADR were delighted to welcome Julie Morgan AM, Deputy Minister for Health and Social Services, when she visited CADR on 1st May 2019

  • Vanessa Burholt appointed as Senior Research Leader

    Vanessa Burholt appointed as Senior Research Leader

    4th April, 2019

    CADR's Professor Vanessa Burholt has been appointed as one of Health and Care Research Wales' Senior Research Leaders

  • Creative Conversations

    Creative Conversations

    2nd April, 2019

    Using creative activities to increase awareness of possibilities within dementia care

  • Professor Gill Windle

    Professor Gill Windle

    11th March, 2019

    Golden touch of a researcher who has brought in over £11m in research funding

  • Assessing the value of dementia support groups

    Assessing the value of dementia support groups

    16th January, 2019

    New ageing and dementia research at Bangor University will soon be underway, with a team from the Bangor Institute of Health and Medical Research in the School of Health Sciences being the only university in Wales to be awarded funding as part of the ESRC-NIHR Dementia Research Initiative 2018.

  • Living Longer, Working Longer Roadshows

    Living Longer, Working Longer Roadshows

    30th November, 2018

    Dr Martin Hyde summarises his findings after the Living Longer Working Longer roadshows held in October

  • Research Curator on Loneliness for pilot project for Social Care Wales

    Research Curator on Loneliness for pilot project for Social Care Wales

    28th November, 2018

    A new initiative to help people in Wales access research on topics related to social care. The research is chosen or ‘curated’ by people who have professional experience of research in the topic area. This piece is on loneliness

  • CADR Annual Report 2017 - 2018

    CADR Annual Report 2017 - 2018

    4th September, 2018

    Our 2017-18 Annual Report, highlighting research activity across the year, is now available.

  • TEDx Talk on Loneliness

    TEDx Talk on Loneliness

    31st July, 2018

    Our Dr Deb Morgan gave a fantastic TEDx talk - come and see the video

  • Dr Martin Hyde becomes a fellow of the Gerontology Society of America

    Dr Martin Hyde becomes a fellow of the Gerontology Society of America

    3rd July, 2018

    CADR's Dr Martin Hyde has been accepted as one of the newest fellows of the Gerontology Society of America – an acknowledgement of outstanding and continuing work in gerontology.

  • Staying on my Feet – a new Falls Prevention Guide

    Staying on my Feet – a new Falls Prevention Guide

    21st June, 2018

    Following a series of network events with care homes across Wales, My Home Life Cymru has produced a new best practice guide to falls prevention in care homes.

  • Bangor Researchers involved in ground-breaking TV documentary

    Bangor Researchers involved in ground-breaking TV documentary

    23rd May, 2018

    “The Toddlers who Took on Dementia” is a BBC Wales documentary that explores what happens when nursery children come together with people living with Dementia.

  • CADR to test new National Standards for Public Involvement in Research

    CADR to test new National Standards for Public Involvement in Research

    20th March, 2018

    Along with the Wales School for Social Care Research, CADR has been chosen as one of ten UK test-bed sites for the new National Standards for Public Involvement in Research.

  • CADR Annual Report 2016-17

    CADR Annual Report 2016-17

    25th October, 2017

    Our 2016-17 Annual Report, highlighting research activity across the year, is now available.

  • 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.

  • 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.