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Norway's challenges with volunteers and informal care

03 October 2017

"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

03 October 2017

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

03 October 2017

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

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Working for innovations in informal care and voluntary assistance

03 October 2017

Using new technology, In for Care will explore ways to improve voluntary assistance and informal care for young and old residents of the North Sea Region.

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Meeting with carers in Stad Aalst

21 September 2017

When carers don't think of themselves as carers, giving them assistance becomes more difficult.

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