Cáritas de Coimbra participated in the 5th Active and Healthy Ageing Regional Congress
On November 28th, Caritas Coimbra participated in the 5th Active and Healthy Ageing Regional Congress promoted by the Ageing @ Coimbra consortium, of which the institution is a partner.
The Congress was an important space for sharing knowledge, information and exchange of good practices in the field of active aging. Cáritas Coimbra had the opportunity to share its projects Idovis – Older persons visitors of pother older persons and GrowMeUp, a research project co-financed by the European Union, under the Horizon 2020 funding program, whose main objective is to improve and test an innovative robot, the GrowMu, which aims to support people over 65 in their daily activities. Manuals of Good Practices in the Prevention of Falls in the Elderly were also distributed to the actors in this area, promoted by Cáritas Coimbra within the framework of the GrowMeUp project.