Pressalit Care blog

Caring for the carers who have to work in the building you’re designing starts at your drawing board. We give you a few tips and insights on “healing architecture”

Architects all over the world are debating evidence-based design and healing architecture. When looking for inspiration, architects from the US often look to Denmark where this is already a very big part of the modern and coherent treatments, in both the public and private health care system. (Full-service consultant: Karlsson Arkitekter / VLA ; Photo: Jens Lindhe) Healing architecture is based on enhancing the physical framework’s impact on [...]

By |August 1st, 2016|Categories: Care|Tags: , |0 Comments

6 great websites for planning a dream vacation for yourself, your family and your carer-team

Travel for people with disabilities, also known as “disabled travel” or “accessible travel,” is on the rise all over the world. We see more and more impressive advances toward opening the leisure and travel market to everyone, including travelers with limited mobility. And like the rest of us, an increasing number of people with disabilities are looking for the backdoor routes and a little something out of the ordinary. We [...]

By |June 23rd, 2016|Categories: Care|Tags: , |0 Comments

Gold for Danish para-athlete Daniel Wagner Jørgensen at the European Championships in Grosseto, Italy

It has been a great pleasure following the Danish para-athletes at the European Championships. Yesterday was a very special day, as para-athlete Daniel Wagner Jørgensen won a gold medal in his favorite discipline, the long jump, with a new world record of 6.7 meters. It is the first time Daniel can call himself European Champion – and I have had the pleasure of talking to him about what it feels [...]

By |June 15th, 2016|Categories: Pressalit|0 Comments

“You have to be really focused and know your plan, know your body”

Dan Boyter from Pressalit talks to para-athlete Daniel Wagner about his competitions at the #Grosseto2016 IPC European Championships.

By |June 14th, 2016|Categories: Pressalit|0 Comments

#AllForRio: 100 days to The Paralympics

Today there are precisely 100 days to go until The Paralympic Games open in Rio. We have several major sporting events to get through before September 7: Euro 2016, Wimbledon, Tour de France and the 2016 Olympic Games. However, it is without a doubt the Paralympic Games that will be the sporting event of the year for me. A number of Danish athletes have already secured a place [...]

By |May 30th, 2016|Categories: Paralympics|0 Comments

What other countries can learn from the happiest country in the world

A society is defined by how well it cares for its weakest citizens, and Denmark is, year after year, rewarded as the happiest country in the world. We’d like to think that one of the reasons for this is that people here feel that they will always be taken care of and treated with dignity, regardless of ability and age. In Denmark there is a common understanding. The Danish government [...]

By |May 26th, 2016|Categories: Care|0 Comments

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