FAMCARE - Family Dynamics and Care

Welcome to the website of FAMCARE – Family Dynamics and Care.

FAMCARE is a Centre of Excellence within the University of Antwerp, and brings together three international research groups from the Faculties of Medicine, Law and Social Science:

Longitudinal and Life Course Studies (CLLS)

Personal Rights and Property Rights (PR2) 

Primary and Interdisciplinary Care (ELIZA)

We have three main research areas:

  • Innovation in socio-economic policies of intergenerational solidarity and care in an aging society;
  • greater understanding of family dynamics and relations;
  • innovation in qualitative and quantitative methodology including the use of Big Data.