Keep up to date with all the latest CATCH news and developments

CATCH at The White Rose Dementia Symposium

The White Rose Dementia Symposium took place on Tuesday 24th May 2016, uniting researchers from the Universities of Sheffield, Leeds and York to present their work on dementia.

31 May 2016

5k #CATCHvoucher to help innovate

The University of Sheffield offers businesses the chance to turn innovative ideas into reality. Businesses looking to kick-start innovative projects are being offered the unique opportunity to work with leading researchers from the University of Sheffield and triple their research investment.

26 May 2016

Baking for Dementia Awareness Week #DAW2016

Last week it was also Dementia Awareness Week 2016 #DAW2016. CATCH organised a CAKE SALE together with ScHARR's Mental Health Group in order to raise money for the Alzheimer Society.

25 May 2016

Raising awareness for Mental Health #MHAW16

Last week has been Mental Health Awareness Week 2016 (#MHAW16). The CATCH team have used the week on Twitter to introduce members of the team who work in mental health and raised awareness for our research in this field.

23 May 2016

Does familiarity affect the enjoyment of touchscreen games for people with dementia?

Professor Arlene Astell and Phil Joddrell of CATCH and the RAT group have recently published an article with colleagues from Rotterdam University in the International Journal of Medical Informatics.

23 May 2016

CATCH PhD student Matt Bennion enters Represent Your Research Competition

Matt Bennion entered his video in the Represent your Research competition.

16 May 2016

Workshop on Barriers to Assistive Technology Use

Researchers from the Universities of Sheffield and Southampton held a workshop on Barriers to Assistive Technology Use on 25th April 2016.

10 May 2016

Join the AAATE2016 Workshop in Helsinki

This European workshop AAATE2016 aims to bring together people from around Europe who are interested in sharing and learning on topics related to upcoming assistive technologies and other technologies for elderly people that support independent living at home.

9 May 2016