Family Caregiver Support is implemented by eight European associations, institutions and universities from Austria, Croatia, Cyprus, Ireland, Italy, Portugal, Slovak Republic and Slovenia. In this collaboration, the partnership will provide secure quality information, support, and resources for family caregivers of adults with chronic mental diseases and cognitive conditions such as Alzheimer’s, stroke, Parkinson’s, dementia and other illnesses to better understand their health and their diagnosed disorders.
E-C-C Association for interdisciplinary education and consulting | AUSTRIA
The non-profit association is the coordinating partner of this collaboration. E-C-C focuses on the interdisciplinary approach at personal and vocational coaching and counselling. The team of experienced and qualified counsellors, coaches and trainers has been collaborating with European social and psychological institutions, education providers, labour market organisations, and other transnational project coordinators for more than 20 years.
CSICY – Center for Social Innovation | Cyprus
The Research and Development organization focuses on fostering social innovation that can bring about a positive change to local, national, regional and global entities. The areas of expertise are in the fields of traditional education and e-learning, entrepreneurship, start-ups, innovation, creativity, negotiations, IP advisory services, social responsibility, business advisory solutions, data analytics, information technologies, project management, project evaluation services, product validation, training and computer gaming.
INTEGRA Human Development Institute | Slovenia
The Institute’s mission and vision are based on the development of human potentials whereby the accent is on the provision of services in the field of humanistic sciences for different target and age groups. Furthermore, INTEGRAs central activities are based on educational and advisory services and the development and the implementation of social innovations, as well as on the research in the field of human resources.
IPP – Polytechnic Institute of Porto | Portugal
The public higher education institution has more than 20 R&D groups and stands out for its interdisciplinarity. The IPP occupies today the first position in the ranking of polytechnics, and together with the most renowned universities, is placed in the upper segments of the national higher education ranking.
IUL – Italian University Line | Italy
The private e-learning university is sponsored by the IUL Consortium, consisting of the Italian National Institute for Documentation, Innovation and Educational Research (INDIRE) and the University of Florence. The University’s mission is to contribute to the development of the knowledge society through high-quality research and training, using and fully utilising the most modern methodologies and technologies, promoting freedom of research, teaching and learning. The culture of quality contributes to the achievement of the University’s mission.
MEDRI – University of Rijeka, Faculty of Medicine | Croatia
MEDRI is internationally recognized as one of the leading scientific institutions in Croatia. The Faculty is tightly linked to its educational and research base, the Clinical Hospital Centre Rijeka. MEDRIs research groups are successful on a global level in their respective fields and therefore serve as optimal mediators and driving forces for further development.
NUI – National University of Ireland, Galway | Republic of Ireland
The NUI Galway is the largest and oldest university based in the west of Ireland. Ranked in the top 2% of Universities globally, NUI Galway has an academic community of world-leading researchers working at the forefront of their fields. The University provides not only academic, but also social and civil engagement opportunities for learners.
QUALED – Non-profit association for qualification and education | Slovak Republic
The organization is working in the field of adult education and focuses in particular on the development, adaptation and innovation of educational products, methods and seminars for adults. The organisation employs experts with professional backgrounds in psychology and coaching, didactics and methodology of teaching, counselling and new media.