ANS is a NGO working since 2004 in the field of social innovation, with a specific focus on management of project and realization of services and products in the field of welfare and social inclusion. The activities carried out by Anziani e Non Solo mainly concern: Active ageing and support to frail and dependent elderly and training and support to family carers and formal carers. ANS provides several services specifically targeting informal carers, including: peer-support groups, a web portal (, training classes, support in finding home-care staff, social research on carers, support to re-employment, validation of informally acquired skills. ANS is member of the Executive Committee of Eurocarers (European Network of Carers Organizations). ANS has developed the first Italian e-learning course for informal carers used so far by hundreds of carers across Italy. ANS also has extensive experience of the ECVET methodology and its application in the care field.

Contact address: Anziani e Non Solo Societa Cooperativa,
Via Lenin 55 Street,
40122 Carpi,
Phone: (+39)059645421
Fax: (+39)059645087
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Contact person: Licia Bocalletti
Phone : (+39)059645421
Email: progetti@