About the project
Why? The non formal longterm family care for disabled elderly or people with disabilities makes difficult and sometimes impossible reconciliation of work and family life, decline the health condition of the carers and often isolate them socially. Carers become themselves a vulnerable group, that is invisible for the society.
How? The aim of the project is to improve the ressources of NGOs to work for empwerement of family carers and to provide instruments to family carers to overcome difficulties they face. Project activities :
Activity 1: Training on Dialogue method for facilitators of family carers' self help groups
Activity 2: Selfassessment of family carers needs
Activity 3: Establishing self help groups in Sofia, Veliko Tarnovo and Karlovo
Activity 4: Informational events
In Sofia, Veliko Tarnovo and Karlovo
Project activities are implemented by:
The project „ Empowerment of Family Carers" (Care4care) № BG05/1081 is implemented with the financial support of The NGO Programme in Bulgaria under the Europena Economic Area Finacial Mechanism 2009-2014.
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