Informal care

Informal care is a form of care that is provided often by family and friends and it is unpaid.  More care is provided informally than it is formally. The informal care system can be seen as a hidden healthcare system and it is difficult to obtain data about it. With a growing senior population, there…

Age discrimination

Age discrimination

We speak of age discrimination or ageism when you are discriminated because: You are (or are not) a certain age or in a certain age group Someone thinks you are (or are not) a specific age or age group. This is known as discrimination by perception You are connected to someone of a specific age…