Inclu-ageing – Training of family members and guardians for inclusion of ageing adults with disabilities

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Project details

Project number: 

2021-1-PL01-KA220-ADU-000026916

Timespan of the project:

01/02/2022 – 31/01/2024 (24 months)

Website

Contact details

CEIPES: International Centre for the Promotion of Education and Development

E-mail: 

info@ceipes.org

Objectives

The objectives of the project are the following:

  • Develop a toolkit on how to train parents and legal guardians of ageing adults with disabilities;
  • Develop a parental education guidebook to encourage and support parents, family members and legal guardians of ageing adults with intellectual disabilities;
  • Create educational spot videos for families;
  • Design a comprehensive online resource with a categorized database;
  • Prepare a policy recommendation report about the process of problem-solving related to provided services for ageing adults with disabilities.
Activities
  • Development of non-formal education materials for family members and legal guardians for the achievement of secure ageing and empowerment of full and effective participation in social life;
  • Through the development of the toolkit, of the parental education guidebook and of spot videos, provide tools related to:
    • Recognize the limitations; 
    • Challenges and changes in cognitive and physical capacities, social support networks, physical health of ageing adults with intellectual disabilities; 
    • Healthy lifestyle habits. 
  • Set up an online learning HUB for family members and guardians of ageing adults with disabilities that will include visual tips, practical solutions, ABC guides, frequently asked questions & answers, videos, good practices and news;
  • Pilot tryout of the online learning HUB;
  • Development of the policy recommendation report.
Results
  • Toolkit on how to train parents and legal guardians of ageing adults with disabilities;
  • Parental education guidebook;
  • Educational spot videos for families;
  • Online learning HUB for family members of ageing adults with disabilities;
  • Policy recommendation report.
Partners

  • URI – SOČA, Slovenia;
  • APS, Poland;
  • ESTIA, Greece;
  • OSIT, Croatia;
  • AIS, Austria;
  • CEIPES, Italy.