Caritas Coimbra organizes co-creation sessions with the National Association of Informal Caregivers

Active, autonomous and healthy ageing is one of the main challenges arising from Europe’s demographic change, so Caritas Coimbra is currently participating in the European project VALUECARE – “Value-Based Methodology for Integrated Care supported by ICT” (2019-2023). This project aims to offer a digital solution to support integrated care services (both health and social) provided…

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Consortium Meeting December 15th

The fourth face-to-face meeting of the ValueCare Consortium took place in December last 2020, it was the 1-year anniversary of the ValueCare project! The meeting took place online instead of in Trento, Italy, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The meeting was set-up in a way to reflect on the projects’ goals and progress during the…

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Focus groups in Treviso Pilot site

On November 5th, one of the main activities of the ValueCare project, the focus group expected by the co-design activities, started in the Treviso Pilot site.  The co-design activity took place at Faber (Fabbrica Europa), through small focus groups with family members of people with cognitive impairment. The aim was to share their experience regarding…

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Consortium Meeting September 3rd

The third face-to-face meeting of the ValueCare Consortium was planned to take place in Rijeka, Croatia in July. As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, it was decided to meet online instead of face-to-face in Rijeka. Furthermore, because of the summer period, the decision was made to move the meeting from July to September. So…

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Alzheimer: Telemedicine and Art after Covid-19 – Online Conference

To celebrate International Alzheimer Day, Local Authority n.2 Marca Trevigiana organized today an on-line conference “Alzheimer: Telemedicine and Art after CoVID19”.  Over 60 people had registered for the event, representing professionals, local policy makers, caregivers and third sector. One of the session was focused on the VALUECARE project, its vision and mission and the possible…

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Call for applications – Advisory Board Members ValueCare

The ValueCare Consortium is currently looking for seven members to join the External Advisory Board. The project is funded under the HORIZON 2020 programme of the European Commission. The ValueCare project aims to deliver efficient outcome-based integrated (health and social) care to older people facing cognitive impairment, frailty and multiple chronic health conditions in order…

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