About Social & Community Capital Social & Community Capital is a charity funded and supported by NatWest in order to help social enterprises and community businesses. Supporting our communities As a community venture, you can make a big positive impact. But sometimes it’s difficult to get the finance you need to grow. So with our …

by Heather Smith

Last week, EDEN (Erasmus+) and ValueCare (H2020) projects had the opportunity to participate as speakers in the 7th PopUp Ecosystem Webinar: Dementia in COVID-19 Times, within the PopUpEcosystem webinar series organized by our Ecosystems’ Team. The EDEN presentation – Embracing DEmeNtia – co-creation with persons living with dementia, relatives, professionals and civil society organisations, made …

by Heather Smith

The INTERREG Europe EU_SHAFE Consortium is pleased to invite you to the online workshop “EU_SHAFE Campania Inter-regional policy learning”, which will take place on 24th June at 10:30 – 12:30 CEST. The workshop will present the lessons learned and collected good practices in the different regions participating in the EU_SHAFE project and related to the WHO for …

by Heather Smith

Being forced to work from home during the lockdown has changed our behavior. Some people used this time to become more active and start running, practicing yoga or pilates at home, others stopped exercising and developed more sedentary lifestyle. SmartWork partner Roessingh Research and Development (RDD) is performing research to investigate how working from home …

by Heather Smith

Last month, DigitalHealthEurope (DHE)  organized a webinar with the aim to present emerging results from WP4 – Collaboration platform on “Citizens’ secure access to and sharing of health data”, gather stakeholders’ feedback and ideas, and support the dissemination of such results. DigitalHealthEurope is a H2020 Coordination and Support Action involving 17 partners from 10 different …

by Heather Smith

Yesterday saw our pop-up ecosystem which was themed on “dementia during COVID19 times.” In this session we were pleased to feature our strategic partner Tunstall Healthcare who gave an excellent presentation about the new white paper “Transformational Value of Telecare for people living independently” which gave real concrete evidence of the value of telecare in preventing …

by Heather Smith

 Apulia (IT) has put in place multi-level approaches to deal with the current pandemic. The region works with high-level and smart digital healthcare solutions based on epidemiological surveillance and epidemiology for assistance. This article will outline four of those intelligent solutions:  WebApp “HCasa – Covid-19 management system”. Apulia is working with an online application called HCase. This application is …

by Heather Smith

The 2020 Health Policy Platform Thematic Network ‘Profiling and training the healthcare workers of the future’, co-led by Health First Europe together with EHMA, and involving ECHAlliance between other relevant EU members, has held its second live streamed webinar entitled: “Preparing health care professionals to the ongoing digitalisation of care: Innovation readiness, digital leadership and literacy” …

by Heather Smith

A new Data Visualization tool for understanding the issues around ageing workforce The European Commission together with the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) have designed a visualisation tool to allow easy and quick access to the results of its three-year project “Safer and healthier work at any age — occupational safety …

by Heather Smith
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