Showcase globally your initiative helping older adults to maintain social contact amid the COVID-19 health crisis
Benefit from the complementary production of a documentary about your organisation's best practices amid the pandemic by applying to the call for proposals
Learning from the COVID-19 crisis to improve the lives of older adults
The COVID-19 health crisis has particularly impacted older adults, changing their daily routines, the care and support they receive and their ability to stay socially connected.

Out of the ordinary responses to this situation have been developed by aged care organisations across the world, highlighting the strong resilience and potential for innovation of the aged care sector.

Ten aged care organisations in the world will have the chance to showcase their solutions addressing the social isolation of older adults during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Apply now to have the chance of being part of these ten initiatives
through the call for proposals "COVID-19 eJOURNEYS" - a Gérond'If and Dialog Health eJourney initiative with the support of the CNSA (French National Fund for the Solidarity and Autonomy).
Why to apply?
Benefit from the complimentary production of an eJourney
to present your organisation's expertise to aged care providers across the world
If your application is among the few we select, your organisation will be featured on Dialog Health eJourney, the world's leading educational platform accelerating global learnings through virtual study tours - the eJourneys.

eJourneys are virtual study tours detailing how the world's best aged care practices and innovations are being succesfully implemented across the world.
What is an eJourney?
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Three educational media tools will put a spotlight on your organisation's experience and best practices amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
A 60+ min. Video Case Study
of your organisation (filmed on-site) will document how your initiative has been successfully implemented.
A 15+ pages Workbook
will be written highlighting key lessons and practical tools to help other professionals to be inspired by your organization's experience.
Live Sessions
will give you the opportunity to share your organization's best practices on international conferences and exclusive meetings.
Who can apply?
  • Aged care organizations from any country in the world
  • Having set up an service or initiative to maintain social contact, social participation and/or leisure activities of older adults during the Covid-19 health crisis.
  • Applications must be written in English or in French
Key dates
You present your project
You present us your initiative by filling out the form below.

Deadline: November 13th, 2020
A jury of experts selects the 10 best proposals

Criteria for evaluating proposals:
▪ the innovative nature of the project
▪ the interest of the project with regard to the Covid-19 health crisis
▪ its impact on the daily lives of beneficiaries and professionals
▪ the potential for replicating and spreading the initiative

Results: 28 February 2021

We produce a documentary presenting your organisation

A film crew comes to your organisation to shoot interviews with your team. These videos are then edited, captioned and organised by theme. Our health and social care experts also write a workbook which can be downloaded and referred to at any time. It summarizes the main lessons and practical tools presented during the video study visit. All materials are available in English and French and posted on an e-learning platform specially designed for knowledge sharing in the medico-social sector.

Production: until the 30th May 2021

Global launch of the eJourneys

All projects are presented on our dedicated platform ( and promoted to a worldwide audience made up of professionals from the health and medico-social sectors.

Promotion: from the 1st of June 2021

Application form
Please fill in the form below with all available details
Type of organisation/business:
Contact details
Still on?
Description de l’action
How many beneficiaries
Project evaluation if available
You can also join pictures or videos if available
Photos / videos

A partnership between
Gérond'if, the hub of innovation in aged care
of the French region of Île-de-France
The Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC), a non-profit organization since 1967 under statute from the Hong Kong Government. One of its key duties is to promote and spread the awareness on Gerontech and Smart Healthcare to Hong Kong healthcare professionals and organizations providing patient- or elderly-centred care.

Learn more more about Hong Kong Productivity Council
Dialog Health eJourney
Dialog Health inspires and educates health and social care professionals around the world by organizing international study tours, video case studies and webconferences into the world's best care practices and innovations.

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