Making a change
Activities across Europe promoting self-care.
Self-Care Week Europe – an initiative reaching millions
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a learned tool enabling people to maintain health and to cope with illness and disability. Along with better health literacy it also supports optimal and timely use of available health services while avoiding a total dependency upon them for minor ailments.
Effective support of self-care is aimed at enabling people in their ability to live independently. Informing the public about health, health risks, disease management etc. and supporting new behaviour in carrying out self-care, is crucial. It is also necessary for health care professionals to support citizens and patients in their self-care where new technologies, like internet platforms, mobile apps, and sensor devices, offer new opportunities.
Citizens and patients
For all groups
Across ages or income
In healthcare and life
Join drive for empowerment, care, and wellbeing – November 16-22, 2020 Self-Care Week Europe is a pledge-driven campaign to engage professionals, decision makers, citizens, and communities to embrace, integrate, and implement self-care in practice. In 2020 – you can also join via your own favourite SoMe as you #GoSelfCare. Read Read more about Self-Care Week 2020 – care to join?[…]
Self-Care Summit 2020 Self-care, health literacy and digital tools are some of the key areas for sustainable health, that has a radically different approach to investment, outcomes, ressources across the globe. The Self-Care Summit – March 26-27, 2020 in Copenhagen – were set to explore paths and partnerships that will Read more about Summit 2020[…]
Self-Care Initiative of the Year award was one of five 2019 awards presented in London, the others won by PAGB, the consumer healthcare association, VERFORA & Creative Leap, Orbital & Hayden Allen-Vercoe, HRA Pharma – and congratulations to the other winners; very interesting to learn more about their results and Read more about Award Winner![…]
EU Health Commissioner Vytenis Andriukaitis sent a video message to the participants in the Self-Care Week Europe.
The toolkit for Self-Care Week Europe 2019 is now ready – and open for additional ideas, partners, and events. Do share, join, and help drive interest about self-care, and the different themes or events.