WeDO2 aims at supporting the exchange of learning experiences and good practices between organisations working in the field of formal, non-formal or informal adult education (older people and/or informal carers' organisations, universities, training centers, service providers) to improve the ability of different stakeholders (older people, informal caregivers, service providers) to cooperate in planning and delivering long-term care services and so improve quality of life for older people in need of care and assistance.
Moreover, based on the existing European Quality framework for long-term care services developed in the WeDO project (2010-2012) it will seek to develop with a participatory approach new educational tools (an online train the trainer toolkit, learning areas where trainings will be tested) adapted to different groups (older people, informal carers, service providers).
Coordinated by the Vrije Universiteit Brussel, it started in September 2013 and will last 2 years.
AGE is involved to support the coordinator and ensure the continuity with the WeDO project.
For more information on this project and AGE's work on long-term care, you may contact Borja Arrue Astrain, email@example.com