A.L.I.Ce. Italia Onlus
Rome and other cities, ITALY
In order to celebrate the World Stroke Day 2010 in Italy, A.L.I.Ce. Italia Onlus is organizing the following activities:
- The third nationwide stroke awareness campaing on newspapers and televsion.
- To announce World Stroke Day, A.L.I.Ce. Italia Onlus created a free video showing stroke warning signs and what should be done in case of a stroke. The images used in the video were designed by Vauro and produced in collaboration with RAI personnel. The TV spot is running on local and national TVs as well as on starchannels
- This year, on October 28th, A.L.I.Ce. Italia Onlus will organize a press conference reporting the results of the nationawide investigation on the economic and social costs of stroke on patient's families and caregivers. The research was performed between October 2009 and May 2010 in Italy and was conducted in collaboration with Censis and the University of Florence. About 600 patients' families and caregivers have been interviewed as well as 1,000 people from the general public.
- A.L.I.Ce. Italia Onlus is also strongly supporting the organization local activities across the country. To check local activities, please visit www.aliceitalia.org