Place4Carers: involving family caregivers in promoting the active and positive aging of the elderly citizen

PROGRAM:

- Presentation and kick off of the project

- Installation of the Local Government Committee of the project

- Debate and agenda of the works

 

March 28, 2018

5.30 pm

G. Mazzoli Auditorium

Mountain Community of Valle Camonica

P.zza Tassara 3 - Breno

 

On July 19, 2018, at the ATSP headquarters of Valle Camonica, there was a discussion group that which identified strategies and solutions to improve the assistance experience of those who take care of their loved ones.
 
Drawing together the places of care: ideas and suggestions to support the families of the elderly living in Valle Camonica
 
July 19, 2018
9.30 am
ATSP, Valle Camonica Mountain Community
P.zza Tassara 3 - Breno

On 2 September 2018 the first results of the Place4Carers project were presented at the International Conference on Communication in Healthcare (ICCH) was held at the Faculty of Engineering in Porto (Portugal). The symposium also hosted members of the advisory board of the project who shared their presence on the topic.

 

In particular, the symposium has addressed the following topics:

1. Caregiver engagement to improve ageing in place for hard-to-reach communities
2. Policy & Practice
3. Patient and caregiver perspectives and engagement - Patient / Family participation and empowerment 
On December 4, 2018, at the ATSP headquarters of Valle Camonica, the local government committee meeting was held, presenting the service ideas and the progress made since the launch of the Place4Carers project to date.

December 4, 2018

6.00 pm

ATSP, Comunità Montana di Valle Camonica

P.zza Tassara 3 - Breno

On March 27, 2019, at the ATSP headquarters of Valle Camonica, first press conference of the Place4Carers project during a new service service was launched: SOS CAREGIVER: stare bene per far stare bene - a new service to provide information, socio-health and psychological assistance to family members who care for sick elderly people in rural and remote areas.

March 27, 2019

10.30 am

ATSP, Comunità Montana di Valle Camonica

P.zza Tassara 3 - Breno

Italian interview with

Stella, Family caregiver

On 27-28 May 2019, a meeting entitled "Co-produced services for caregivers" was held in Belgium on the occasion of the IIAS Study Group on co-production of public services (Leuven, Belgium). Politecnico di Milano presented the project and its results.

 

May 27-28, 2019

Leuven - Belgium​

27 and 28 May 2019 in Turin, on the occasion of the Eawop 19th European Association of Work and Organizational Psychology Congress: Working for the greater good, a meeting organized by the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore team entitled: "Engaging family caregivers in elderly people in a community project for social service innovation in Valle Camonica". 
 
May 29 - June 1, 2019
Turin
From June 17 to 21, 2019 a meeting was held in Helsinki at the European Health Management Association (EHMA) by the Politecnico di Milano team entitled: "Family caregivers: the necessity of new ecosystem".
 
June 17-21, 2019
Helsinki - Finland