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07.04.2019 | News
Fundraising Manual for Care Homes
The program aided each care home in improving the quality of care offered to their elderly residents. As a result of the program, HIGGS created a manual regarding fund-raising for care homes. This is...
14.03.2019 | News
Medicine Donation Program for Geriatric Units
GivMed recorded the needs of care homes and other related geriatric units and developed an online system for the ex-change and donation of medicine. Approximately 850 persons in geriatric units...
20.02.2019 | News
Medical Program for Care Homes
More than 110 residents of the care homes participated in the program. It commenced with diagnostic tests to evaluate the condition of the residents’ health. Residents were examined by doctors of v...
02.01.2019 | News
Program Expansion: “Wise, Friends, Together at the Museum” – Museum of Cycladic Art – Nicholas and Dolly Goulandris Foundation
The program brought more than 5,000 senior visitors of the Open Protection Centers for the Elderly (OPCEs) of the Municipality of Athens to the Museum. In 2019, through co-funding with the Stavros...
01.01.2019 | News
Psychological Support Program for Seniors
The program began in October 2018 and is composed of two axes: a) an introductory presentation at each OPCE on psychological health issues affecting the elderly, and b) individual psychological...
11.09.2018 | News
Theatrical Performance on Ageing Issues
The performance will be presented on 10 occasions over 5 weeks in September and October 2018 and it will commence on Alzheimer’s day – September 21st. The performance is based on research and i...
I cannot believe the changes that have taken place after all these years. I attribute these positive changes to your contribution.” – Τ.Μ., Nosilia