Older people and active ageing

LLP-Grundtvig “UISEL” – The project promotes the use of mobile devices (smartphones and tablets) for the promotion of active aging.

Ministero Politiche della Famiglia – Project – “Generation for environment” is an intergenerational environmental education project which promotes the active participation of older people in the community through their exploitation as carriers of specific skills that can help the younger generation to behave in an environmentally sustainable way.

Project “Transports for health and social care” – provides training and service coordination  to associations offering transports for health and social care in the District of Terre D’Argine

FP7 – TAGS – Textile for Ageing Society is a research project coordinated by the University of Innsbruck. TAGS gathers research entities, experts of elderly care and manifacturers with the aim to develop new materials, processes, technologies and products in the textile sector able to ansie to the needs of the ageing society.

Project “Elderly Network” The project offered training, capacity building and support activities to elderly people working on volunteer base in services for frail older persons (such as help lines, transportation, accompaniment etc.). They were also trained on the use of computer and Internet.  The program is financed by Cassa di Risparmio di Carpi Foundation.