Being a carer sometimes makes it difficult to take care of yourself. Priorities are changing disease condition progresses and looking after yourself takes usually last place on a long list of heavy duties. Caring for a loved one isn’t an easy task, but it is important to understand the value of being a carer and living well… More
Working while caring isn’t an easy task. Employers and fellow employees might just not get it! Trying to be on time with work tasks and to be also a devoted carer generates stress, not always easy to manage. A key factor to reconciliate work and care is to raise awareness among your colleaques and employers…
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INNOVAGE is a three year project dedicated to social innovations which support active and healthy ageing. The project will develop and test, as well as survey and catalogue, social innovation that will have a solid impact on improving the quality of life and well-being of older people.