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GiraffPlus is funded by the European Community's Framework Programme Seven (FP7) under contract #288173. FP7 - ICT - Challenge 5: ICT for Health, Ageing Well, Inclusion and Governance. Duration: 01.01.2012 to 31.12.2014

2013-10-09 Pre-evaluation in Italy

On the 3rd and 4th of October, the pre-evaluation was performed in the two Italian test sites by ASL-RMA and CNR-ISTC. Questionnaires and interviews were administered to both primary and secondary users and the analysis of results is on going.

Information about the two Italian test sites:

  • Test site 1: Angela is a 93 year old woman living alone. Two relatives will act as secondary users taking care of her.
  • Test site 2: Lea is a 94 year old woman living alone. Two grandchildren will play the role of secondary users.
  • Marcello Turno (ASL-RMA) will act as a formal caregiver in both test sites.