Living well with dementia: free event for people with a learning disability

Please book this event if you have a learning disability and are interested in finding out more about supporting people with dementia.

About this event

The event will take place on Tuesday 10 March at the Stirling Court Hotel. 

You can look at the programme here.

For more information click here

Come along if you would like to:

  1. Hear from our inclusive research team about a three-year dementia study at the University of Stirling.
  2. Try some of the ways people with dementia were helped to live well during the study - the day is interactive! This includes music playlists, animal therapy and reminiscence.
  3. Find out about our dementia photography project. You can look at the photographs on display.

Booking information - the event is free but booking is essential

  • When booking, please book places separately for the person with a learning disability and supporter, if required.
  • A maximum of ten places may be booked at one time. Please contact the organisers if you need more than ten places.
  • Your name and contact details are requested for the administration of this event only and will not be used for any other purpose.
  • If you have any questions or would like help with booking please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Travel information

  • Parking is free at the Stirling Court Hotel but cannot be guaranteed. Please collect a ticket from the machine when you enter and validate it at reception before you leave. If the car park is full you can park on the university campus but must pay the day rate of £5.
  • If travelling by bus, please ask to get off at the bus hub in the middle of campus. The hotel is across the road from the hub.
  • If you require accommodation at the Stirling Court Hotel please contact the Hotel directly on 01786 466000 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Please state if you require an accessible or shared room.
  • For information about how to travel to the university campus, click here

Other information

  • Access, lunch and all conference activity is on the ground floor.
  • Reception desk and conference rooms are fitted with a hearing loop.
  • Lunch and refreshments are provided including a vegetarian option. if you have any other dietary or access requirements please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Photographs will be taken at the event and may be shared on the project website or on social media. You will be asked on the day if this is OK. Please let an organiser know if you do not wish to have your photograph taken.