Family caregiving in a super-diverse context

3. Background: super-diversity

Today, European countries are confronted with a complex pattern of migration-related ethnic diversity, which intersects with for example socio-economic and socio-cultural differences. This ‘super-diversity’ poses great challenges to care professionals. They need to offer appropriate services to individuals with health or care needs and their family carers from diverse ethnic, cultural, religious and linguistic backgrounds.

Background super diversity - Montage of diverse collection of people's faces