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19.11.2018   MoodFOOD Project - Interactive Workshop and Poster Session »

MoodFOOD Project - Interactive Workshop and Poster Session SAVE THE DATE INFO The MooDFOOD project harnessed a multi-centre European consortium with expertise in nutrition, psychology, psychiatry and food-related consumer behaviour to evaluate and test…

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05.11.2018   EP - Proposal for a directive on work-life balance for parents and carers »

EP - Proposal for a directive on work-life balance for parents and carers ONE YEAR AFTER THE PROCLAMATION OF THE PILLAR OF SOCIAL RIGHTS, IT’S TIME TO ACT FOR CARERS: THE EU MUST ADOPT THE WORK LIFE BALANCE DIRECTIVE PROVIDING A CONCRETE RIGHT TO LEAVE FOR CARERS. The…

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31.10.2018   ENTWINE project - Recruitment of PhD students in the field of informal care »

ENTWINE project - Recruitment of PhD students in the field of informal care The ENTWINE project, a 4-year Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovation Training Network (ITN), funded by the EU and started as of September 2018. The aim of ENTWINE is to investigate the broad spectrum of challenges…

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17.10.2018   International Day for the Eradication of Poverty: Eurocarers launches a publication on »

International Day for the Eradication of Poverty: Eurocarers launches a publication on 118 million EU citizens are still living at risk of poverty or social exclusion today. Evidence shows that informal carers are disproportionately affected by poverty and social exclusion, and that…

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15.10.2018   Living with multiple sclerosis: the carer’s perspective »

Living with multiple sclerosis: the carer’s perspective In every country around the world, people living with illnesses, disabilities and other challenges rely on the unpaid and personal care provided by family, friends and loved ones.​ We welcome…

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10.10.2018   World Mental Health Day 2018: Let’s work together to promote good mental health for Young Carers! »

World Mental Health Day 2018: Let’s work together to promote good mental health for Young Carers! On this day, dedicated to mental health, Eurocarers would like to shed light on young carers, a group of young people that is particularly vulnerable to mental distress and illness and yet that largely…

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02.10.2018   Launch of Multi-stakeholder Digital Health Roadmap on 10 October 2018 »

Launch of Multi-stakeholder Digital Health Roadmap on 10 October 2018 The Multi-stakeholder Digital Health Roadmap prepared by the Integrated Care Alliance will be launched on 10 October 2018 in the European Parliament  by invitation of MEP Michal BONI.  The…

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19.09.2018   The Italian Ministry of Education sheds light on young carers and the challenges they face at school »

The Italian Ministry of Education sheds light on young carers and the challenges they face at school The Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with organisations working for carers (Anziani e Non Solo, CARER, COMIP and Eurocarers). The aim is…

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18.09.2018   The untapped potential of web-based support groups for informal carers of people with dementia »

The untapped potential of web-based support groups for informal carers of people with dementia On 18th September,  CARE4DEM’s partners jointly launched the study “How to support better informal carers of people living with dementia? the untapped potential of web-based support groups” This…

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28.08.2018   EPYC Project - A guidance report to support young carers is available online »

EPYC Project - A guidance report to support young carers is available online All over Europe, there are children, teenagers and young adults who take care of an ill or disabled family member. Studies suggest that 1-2 teenagers in every school class are taking on those responsibilities.…

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