Fifth Framework of the European Union
The EUROFAMCARE Consortium
The pan European Network


Services for Supporting Family Carers of Elderly People in Europe: Characteristics, Coverage and Usage

EUROFAMCARE is an international research project funded within the 5th Framework Programme of the European Community, Key Action 6: The Ageing Population and Disabilities, 6.5: Health and Social Care Services to older People, Contract No QLK6-CT-2002-02647 "EUROFAMCARE". It does not necessarily reflect the Commission's view and in no way anticipates its future policy in this area.

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Co-ordination Centre

University of Hamburg
University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf
Department of Medical Sociology
Martinistraße 52
D-20246 Hamburg
Web: www.uke.uni-hamburg.de/institute/medizin-soziologie/index_ENG_9453.php
Email: Dr. Christopher Kofahl, co-ordination centre Hamburg

International Advisory Board

Robert Anderson
Prof. Dr. Janet Askham
Dr. Stephane Jacobzone
Dr. Kai Leichsenring
Prof. Dr. Jozef Pacolet
Marja Pijl
Prof. Dr. Joseph Troisi
Dr. Lis Wagner

Click here for more information about the International Advisory Board.

The EUROFAMCARE core group

For further information on the core group click here.

The Pan-European Group

The Pan-European Group consists of 23 countries (including the six countries, which are represented by the members of the Consortium).

Camping und Campingplatz am Pipersee.

Daniel Lüdecke. Diplom-Gerontologe.

Wissenschaftliches Weblog.

Das Gerontologie-Forum für Gerontologie, Geriatrie, Altenpflege und Sozialarbeit


EUROFAMCARE was funded by European Union - Contract: QLK6-CT-2002-02647