The 2017 International Conference on Frailty and Sarcopenia will take place from April 27th to April 29, 2017 in Barcelona, Spain. During this event, some important clinical and drug trials will be presented. Discover the program!
32 440 Andalusians will benefit from the programme Social Thermalism in 2016, launched by IMSERSO (Instituto de Mayores y Servicios Sociales, Elderly Institute and Social Services, in English).
Like this, 32 440 elder people will have the opportunity to get treated in different spa centres.
This programme is addressed to widows aged above 55 years old, active elderly aged above 65 years old and pensioners aged above 60 years old.
During the months of October and November of 2015, the Road Show Eudec took place in Spain. This event consists into organising a city tour around the theme of nutrition and the old age. Geriatric specialists had the role to prevent and to teach about the major role that nutrition has for the wellbeing of the elderly. [Read more…] about Spain: Road Show for healthier food habits
Basque Country’s Government adopted the Housing Act in June, 2015. It states that each citizen is entitled to an accessible house where they can live independently, no matter their age, physical condition or incapacity level.
With this Parliament act, the Basque Country shows its concern towards people with different types of impairments. Moreover, a Basque project called Etxegoki won the best International Practice 2015, a price awarded by the International Design for All Organization.
The second edition of the Spanish Activa’t Fair will take place in June in Alboraya, Valencia. It is the occasion for both individuals and professionals to meet and to know the latest products or services created in order to improve mobility and autonomy. [Read more…] about Spain: Activa’t 2015 – Mobility, Autonomy and Leisure Fair