Careables Platform

Through this platform, care receivers, healthcare professionals and makers join forces to co-create Careables: tailor made solutions designed to better suit each patient’s needs.

Made4You Project I www.careables.org

What?

Co-design of “open” healthcare solutions, involving all relevant stakeholders. Key to co-design is that people become creators, not only users of innovation.

Objectives

Sharing open healthcare solutions, including detailed documentation to facilitate the replication and adaptation of Careables.

Good
Practices

Digital fabrication to support the needs of citizens with disabilities.
Open-source solutions to fight COVID-19 (e.g. 3D printed protective medical equipment).

Who is it for?

Individual makers and maker communities.

Where?

Depends on the activity.

Duration of stay

Not mentioned.

Financing amounts

Not mentioned.

Source of funding

Horizon 2020

Type of activity

Mobility

Type of sector

Design, Healthcare, Open-source practices