Dementia - Innovative care for persons with dementia
Ageing is a large socio-economic threat in North West Europe and a top priority issue at European level. The number of persons living with dementia are increasing and are causing increased demand for health care while the number of professional health care providers is not able to keep pace.
The Innovate Dementia project aims to promote innovative care for persons with dementia. The project at boosting innovation and employment by strengthening cooperation at international level. The innovative, sustainable solutions developed and tested in the Living Labs take account of those socio-economic challenges concerned with ageing and dementia.
The Innovate Dementia project has been developed with eight partners from the NWE region and been made possible by the INTERREG IVB NWE programme. Brainport Development is the Lead Partner of this three-year European project.
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Innovate Dementia represented during Businet: 3 days on healthy ageing, considering new and innovative ideas
With the ‘ageing’ of the European population, one of the ‘hot’ topics of the coming years for business is health ageing, including themes such as nutrition, sports, health care, wellness, topics on which many industries and organisations are focusing at the moment.
The European Commission also stresses in the themes of the new programmes the im…
Ceremony Innovate Dementia Award
On Thursday 23 October 2014, the Innovate Dementia Award Ceremony took place at the World Health and Design Forum 2014 at the Muziekgebouw Frits Philips in Eindhoven.
The Innovate Dementia Award was released in October 2013 to reward initiatives that contribute in a clear and significant way to the everyday lives op people living with dementia. Two Awards with prize money …
Vote for the DiscoverDementia Pillow to win as the beste care concept!!
The DiscoverDementia Pillow or in dutch ‘Belevingskussen’ that is developed in the Innovate Dementia project is nominated for the best care concept of the Netherlands 2014! This competition is held every year by care insurance ONVZ. This year five ideas were selected from 547 other entries.
Industrial Design student Eriano Troenokarso from the Univer…