Orla Snook O'Carroll

Physical Activity for Older People: Benefits and Practical Tips

23 June 2022

PROCare4Life project partners Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster (WWU) have written some practical tips for older adults to maintain healthy physical activity. Whatever your age, it is never too late to be more active and enjoy the benefits of physical activity. Not only is physical activity fun, it also can help you socialize more, supports your mental…

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Maria animations translated into the German Language

12 May 2022

The team from the Wohlfahrtswerk für Baden-Württemberg (WBW) is increasingly involved in public relations, especially for the acquisition of participants for the third and final pilot phase of our project and the associated large-scale study. In order to inform older people in our catchment area about the project and, in the best case, for them…

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Results from the first round of Pilot 2

03 May 2022

  We are well into the third year of the PROCare4Life project! Progress in these last months has been significant, as we received the results from the first round of Pilot 2 which started in November 2021. In addition to the particular issues that the still-ongoing restrictions and mindsets that the COVID-19 pandemic has brought…

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Activities for World Parkinson’s Day 2022 by PROCare4Life Partners

06 April 2022

World Parkinson’s Day was first celebrated on April 11th, 1997. The date April 11th was chosen in honor of Dr. James Parkinson’s birthday, the first person to describe the disease that bears his name in 1817. Today, over 60 countries around the world participate to raise awareness of Parkinson’s disease. Check out how the user…

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11th April is World Parkinson’s Day!

04 April 2022

“Greetings to all people with Parkinson’s disease in Spain and to all the countries participating in this project.” E.G.V Monday 11th April 2021 marks World Parkinson’s Day– an annual coming together to raise awareness and funds to improve life with Parkinson’s. As part of the month’s awareness raising activities, project partners and Madrid Pilot site Parkinson…

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World Sleep Day!

29 March 2022

March celebrated World Sleep Day! World Sleep Day is a global awareness act that celebrates sleep and aims to help those with serious sleep problems. Celebrated on the Friday before Spring Vernal Equinox of each year, this holiday has an annual 155 events held across the world and is participated by over 70 countries. The…

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28th of January is Data Privacy Day!

26 January 2022

The 28th of January is Data Privacy Day. It is an educational initiative originally focused on raising awareness among both businesses and personal users about the importance of protecting the privacy of personal information online, particularly in the context of social networking. This educational focus has grown after some years to include other fields, like…

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24 months have passed since PROCare4Life started!

20 December 2021

And suddenly 24 months have passed since PROCare4Life started. We are happy with what we have achieved. The project progressed positively, albeit more slowly than planned, given the added challenges brought by the COVID-19 pandemic that has accompanied the project almost from the beginning. Still, the PROCare4Life consortium has maintained a resilient and positive attitude…

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Introducing you to Maria!

09 September 2021

Do you remember we told you we were creating an animation series for the project! The communications team, led by IFIC, have developed a compelling series of animated videos to successfully help in the dissemination of the PROCare4Life project. The objective of the animations is to outline the PROCare4Life project in a comprehensible means and…

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Preliminary results are in from PROCare4Life PILOT 1

25 August 2021

How is PROCare4Life PILOT 1 doing? Preliminary results are in! The main objective of PROCare4Life pilots is to deploy the PROCare4Life platform and verify its technical use and acceptance. Currently our project is completing the first of three pilot phases with about 200 users already actively involved in testing the partially integrated solution in the…

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