European Association Working for Carers

The European Association Working for Carers, brings together carers’ organizations as well as relevant research & development organizations – a unique combination that enables evidence-based advocacy. Our network works to ensure that care is valued and unpaid care is recognized as central to the sustainability of health and long term care systems.

Swedish Family Care Competence Centre

The Swedish Family Care Competence Centre in Kalmar, Sweden is commissioned by the Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare to perform the following tasks:  create a national overview of the field of informal care; conduct research and development in this area; disseminate research results and examples of best practice; and support work within the municipalities, the health care sector, carer organizations and civil society organizations.