Join Dementia Research Kiosks are placed in health and care settings around the country, in waiting rooms and clinics. Helping visitors get involved in dementia research, and supporting staff in their work to improve awareness. Below are this weeks top 10 sites for volunteer enquires:

This weeks top 10

1 St Richards Hospital, Chichester
2 New  Scientist Live РARUK
3 Broken Cross Surgery, Macclesfield
4 Ashton Medical  Centre, Wigan
5 Station House Surgery, Kendal
6 GP Surgeries via Fleetwood Memory Clinic
7 Bay Medical Group – York Bridge Site
8 School Lane Surgery, Thetford
9 Selsdon Park Medical Practice, Croydon
10 Neuroscience Outpatients Dept – John Radcliffe Hospital

Last week, on average 54 kiosks were online each day.

Overall totals

  • 4193 people have asked for more information on Join Dementia Research via a kiosk.
  • 972 people have gone on to fully register on Join Dementia Research

Top tips for kiosk engagement

  1. Ensure your kiosk is turned-on and active every day (we recommend leaving it on)
  2. Check on your kiosk regularly to ensure it is online and active
  3. Place your kiosk in a busy area e.g. waiting area that is in constant use
  4. Consider using your kiosk at events
  5. Ensure your kiosk is topped up with leaflets and materials (you can order them here)
  6. Sign-post visitors to the kiosk, and make use of our slides on screens.

 

If you would like more information, kiosk instructions, access to the full statistics or use of a kiosk at your site email adam.smith@nihr.ac.uk for more information.