100% Leven. Levenslessen van 100-plussers – A Book by Yvonne Witter

100% Leven. Levenslessen van 100-plussers (100% Lives. Lives lessons from 100 years old and plus), it is a book written by Yvonne Witter that depicts 26 interviews of centenarian men and women who have shared their life lessons. The Project that started as a nice idea to develop during a holiday-time ended up as a personal project […]

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Are we too late for a divers-sensitive dementia care?

Are we too late for a divers-sensitive dementia care?” with this question Saloua Berdai, Eniec member and expert in sensitive dementia care, has challenged the participants on a workshop organized by DiversElderlyCare during the World Alzheimer’s Day, last 21 September During the session, the participants have enriched the debates and discussions with their personal and professional experiences and have […]

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Frankfurter Verband visits the Netherlands

Employees of the Frankfurter Verband, including Ute Bychovski, director of care and Fréderic Lauscher, general director visited organizations in The Hague and Delft. Looking for new ideas and inspiration. They visited the day care center of WZH Transvaal, where they were received by Desha Davies and Suzanne Koot and the care farm BuitenGewoon in Delfgauw, […]

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Housing and care of older migrants

Older migrants, just like Dutch elderly people, prefer to live on their own for as long as possible, especially and preferably in their current house in their own neighbourhood, which is familiar and where they feel at ease. Once their health stops allowing them to do this, they tend to have specific needs in the […]

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Dementia care training in Frankfurt initiated by our members

Jan Booij Frans Hoogeveen and Jan Booij have developed a three-day study trip to Frankfurt concerning the well-being of elderly with dementia in June. The aim of the field trip was to exchange best practices and to learn from eachother. The participants visited the Julie Roger Haus of the Frankfurter Verband and Oberin Martha Keller […]

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Annual Meeting 2018: Minutes of the General Assembly

Minutes of the General Assembly of ENIEC San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Madrid, Spain, April 13th, 2018 Opening Chairman Lola Casal-Sanchez opened the General Assembly at 9.06 hours. It was agreed to modify the agenda and the Coffee break was postponed. Members who had to leave earlier could attend the presentation of the financial report […]

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Annual Meeting 2018: Chinese elderly and the influence of Christianity and Confucianism

Conny van der Aalsvort In this meeting Tina Pan, Conny van der Aalsvoort and the participants shared their experiences with the Chinese elderly in their countries. We learned from each other but especially from Tina Pan who presented some results from her study amongst Chinese elderly in Belgium and The Netherlands. The Chinese elderly are […]

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