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Dutch Caregivers Day

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
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Friday the 10th November officially marks the National Day for Caregivers in the Netherlands. 1 in 6 employees in the Netherlands combines their job with caregiving.

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Els Jonker to give keynote speech at In For Care meeting

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
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Physician known for placing young informal care on the agenda will speak and lead a discussion at the project's partner meeting in November.

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Get the Glossy!

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
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In For Care featured in magazine on innovative health projects in Drenthe.

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Building neighbourhood cohesion in Turnhout

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
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Mutual understanding and informal meeting spaces encourage informal care and voluntary assistance between diverse groups in a Belgian town.

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Workshop kickstarts In For Care in Denmark

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
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Students, volunteers, representatives from the municipality of Esbjerg and from UC SYD have held their first workshop to start the Danish part of the project In for Care.

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The role of civil society in Sweden's welfare

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
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How Sweden works with the volunteer sector to better support informal carers.

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Video: Meet the In For Care family

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
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From Scotland to Sweden, every partner in the In For Care project faces their own challenges with informal care and voluntary assistance. Learn how in this video series.

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Norway's challenges with volunteers and informal care

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
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"Dugnad" is a peculiar Norwegian word for when the community comes together to do volunteer work. But there is little tradition for dugnad in the health services.

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Workshop for developing the field of informal care

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
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At end of May, the County Council of Värmland and Värmland County Administrative Board will host a workshop in Sweden. The purpose is to provide tools, a methodology and a model for developing the fie…

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In For Care meets for Kick-off

Tuesday, October 3, 2017
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43 participants from six countries met up in Grimstad, Norway for the In For Care kick-off in february.

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