During the current COVID-19 pandemic, the teams in each country are continuing to follow their own government guidelines. All mPower teams have adapted their working practices and the project is continuing to support beneficiaries through telephone and digital support. We encourage all who need support to get in touch. As a project we support those who are most vulnerable to the virus, and therefore want to do all we can to help at this difficult time. Stay safe, stay home and stay healthy and with our support we hope you will stay connected.
The personalised wellbeing plans focus on supporting self-management and includes:
Over the lifetime of the project mPower will support:
We engaged with target communities to find out what social prescribing activity and technology enabled health and care pathways existed to make sure mPower complements them.
The mPower project is funded through the European Union’s INTERREG VA Programme, managed by the Special EU Programmes Body (SEUPB). It is designed to promote greater levels of cross-border co-operation. Match funding is provided by the Northern Ireland Executive, the Irish Government and the Scottish Government.
The project budget is €8,700,000.
mPower works with a range of stakeholders to get involved in each of the target communities: