june, 2019

05jun1:45 pm3:15 pmPLENARY SESSION 1QUALITY IN CARE: NEW CONCEPTS FOR IMPROVING PEOPLE’S LIVES1:45 pm - 3:15 pm Washington

Event Details

Keeping abreast of new developments, trends and care concepts is crucial to ensuring continuous improvement of quality in social services enabling people to contribute in all aspects of life: economic, social, civic. These approaches are tailored to address barriers and meet the specific needs of people with complex needs. This session will feature ecosystems of support for better quality of life for vulnerable people, such as models for independent living, community-like settings, and self-empowerment.

Time

(Wednesday) 1:45 pm - 3:15 pm

Location

Washington

Moderator

Alfonso Lara Montero, Chief Executive Officer, European Social Network (ESN)

Speakers

  • Eva Liz Moen, Advisor, Uloba Independent Living, Norway
    Functional diversity: Personal assistance for independent living
  • Eloy Van Hal, Senior Managing Consultant and Founder, Be – The Hogeweyk Care Concept, the Netherlands
    Hogeweyk -Community-like environments for people with dementia
  • Ernesto Sirolli, Founder of Sirolli Institute, United States
    Promoting self-empowerment through entrepreneurship
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