Care Communities

Care Communities

Originally submitted by Cornelia Daheim
last updated by Sivert von Saldern

Weak Signal's progress: fully-fledged

This Weak Signal came from: 
European Commission Framework Programme for RTD

The theme/scheme related to this Weak Signal: 
Theme 1 - Health

The sub-theme that best relates to this Weak Signal: 
Other actions across health themes

When did the Weak Signal manifest ? 
2000-2005

Weak Signal's description 
Due to the ageing society and the need for nursing, new forms of living are being established: e.g. elderly people live together in "care-communities" and live in multi generation houses to be taken care of and look after each other.