YEAR: 2018

PROGRAM AREA:

Social Welfare

LOCATION OF GRANT:

Throughout Greece

Friends’ Society of the Greek Association of Alzheimer’s Disease

The Friends’ Society of the Greek Association of Alzheimer’s Disease was founded in 2013. Its mission is to support the work and activities of the Greek Association of Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders.

Physical Exercise for the Prevention of Dementia

The grant regards the design of scientific protocols of physical exercise for the prevention of dementia, in collaboration with the Panhellenic Institute of Neurodegenerative Diseases. Research will be conducted on organizations that implement physical exercise programs for persons with dementia and workshops will be organized where the knowledge and practical experience of health professionals will be gathered. An electronic manual of best practices will be created and will help to underline the need for the integration of physical activity for the elderly as part of their daily lives given its benefits.

This grant is implemented through the Points of Support program: https://www.timafoundation.org/en/newsinfo/40-n-open-call-nbsp-for-participation-in-the-points-of-support-program

YEAR: 2018

PROGRAM AREA:  Social Welfare
LOCATION OF GRANT:  Throughout Greece