Michele Boden, Head of the ACT Research Network, speaks to Nicola Veronese about his work at The University of Palermo and use of the ACT Assessment tool.
Our UK ICOPE project has launched
Our UK ICOPE project has launched (Left to right) Ian Philp, Founder of Age Care Technologies® and Evelyn Catto, Felixstowe INT Manager February was an exciting month for the Age Care Technologies® team as we officially launched the first UK demonstrator site for the Integrated Care for Older People (ICOPE) project. Reducing Health Inequalities and Levelling UpWith the aim of bridging … Continue reading Our UK ICOPE project has launched
Bridging the gaps: Ageing, Business & Society
An increasing ageing population presents the already challenges to current global health and social care infrastructures, but also opportunity for collaboration between experts and innovators.
A burden to society?
A burden to society? In a report analysing data obtained from assessments undertaken in Nova Scotia, Canada, using the ACTTMAssessment tool , researchers found that 44% of older people reported feeling they were a burden to their friends and family. Our traditional views of older people often evoke images and feelings of frailty, inactivity and … Continue reading A burden to society?