The revitalisation of the rural environment as a key factor in the care model

The RuralCare project aims to support people to remain at home until the end of their lives, if that is their wish, and to do so while maintaining their lifestyle. One of the key elements of the project to contribute giving meaning to people’s lives is the dynamization of the territory so that it becomes … <a href="

Rural Care Model

The Rural Care Model: rethinking long-term care for elderly people in rural areas

RuralCare is a social innovation project which aims to design, test and evaluate a new approach in the provision of integrated long-term care for elderly people living in rural areas depending on their values, desires and individual preferences. A new report now outlines how the proposed model, being trialled in Castilla y Léon in Spain, … <a href="

The RuralCare Project team actively participates in the 3rd Co-Creation Workshop for the Assessment of EaSI funded activities 2014-2020

A representation of the RuralCare consortium of partners has participated today in the 3rd Co-Creation workshop organised by the group of operators responsible for Assessing and Disseminating the Results of the Social Innovation Calls Financed by the EU Programme for Employment and Social Innovation (EaSI) 2014-2020. RuralCare´s objectives, ambitions, innovative dimension and results delivered so

RuralCare collaborates with the DG for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion of the European Commission for the evaluation of the EaSI Programme.

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“Services based on people, and not the other way around”

The first step in implementing the RuralCare project has been to bring it closer to the people.


The concept of healthy ageing must be defined not by the absence of diseases but by the ability to continue performing all activities that interest the person.