Long-Term Care of older persons and persons with disabilities in the Western Balkans

Long-Term Care of older persons and persons with disabilities in the Western Balkans


Albania
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Kosovo
Montenegro
Northern Macedonia
Serbia

LTC Systems

Published:
27 Nov 2023

This report provides a comparative overview of the condition of long-term care systems in the Western Balkans and provides insights to develop recommendations to strengthen Long-Term Care in the Western Balkans. It was developed as part of a three-year programme in the Western Balkans region entitled “Strengthening the resilience of older people and people with disabilities during COVID-19 and future disasters” coordinated by the Serbian Red Cross and covering Serbia, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Northern Macedonia and Kosovo and was funded by the European Union, the Austrian Development Agency and the Austrian Red Cross.

A summary of this report is also available here and as a video: Pristup uslugama dugotrajne nege u Srbiji – YouTube

Božidar Dakić, Tijana Veljković, Olivera Vuković, Nataša Todorović and Milutin Vračević (2023) Long-Term Care of older persons and persons with disabilities in the Western Balkans. Red Cross of Serbia. long-term-care-of-older-persons-and-persons-with-disabilities-in-the-western-balkans.pdf (redcross.org.rs)