Building cluster houses is a long-term issue

Building cluster houses is a long-term issue

The ministers of Long-Term Care and De Jonge of Housing have grand plans to improve housing for the elderly. In the near future, 290,000 accommodations for the elderly should be realized. Part of this (170,000) consists of adaptation and new construction, and 120,000 consists of cluster homes, of which 40,000 with care. Also 600,000 regular … Read more

Test first, then travel: EU still wants corona measures against China

Test first, then travel: EU still wants corona measures against China

“The vast majority of countries are in favor of pre-departure testing,” a spokesperson for the European Commission said last night after a meeting with health experts from all 27 EU countries, Reuters news agency reported. The health experts also want airplane wastewater to be examined for virus particles and countries to tighten their domestic surveillance. … Read more

Most read blogs of 2022

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The opinion pieces that the editors received in 2022 covered a variety of topics. This is reflected in the list of best-read blogs: the care performance model, a robot that reduces administrative pressure, waiting lists in mental health care, a nursing home as a temporary residence and whether medical specialists are employed or not. Robot … Read more

Maashorst invests in healthy and vital residents

Maashorst invests in healthy and vital residents

Sun 25 Dec, 13:30 Maashorst Read 157 times MAASHORST – Sport and exercise contribute to healthy and vital residents. That is why the municipality of Maashorst is granting a subsidy of more than eight hundred thousand euros for the deployment of neighborhood sports coaches for 2023. The project is being carried out by Sportservice … Read more

‘We make their lives a little more fun’

'We make their lives a little more fun'

Caring for a loved one is a matter of course for many people. But have you ever considered that one in three people is a caregiver? In Amsterdam there are many people who could use some extra help, both informal carers and frail elderly people. Care entrepreneurs Monique van Beek and Rian Siero from Saar … Read more