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05.03.2020 | News
Open Call for Participation in the “Points of Support” Programme
OPEN CALL FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE “POINTS OF SUPPORT” PROGRAMME John S. Latsis Public Benefit Foundation, TIMA Charitable Foundation, Hellenic Hope charity organisation, Captain...
07.01.2020 | Stories
The UN has declared 2020-2030 as the decade of healthy ageing
Populations around the world are ageing at a faster pace than in the past and this demographic transition will have an impact on almost all aspects of society. Already, there are more than 1...
16.10.2019 | News
The program involves bringing together children and seniors on a regular weekly basis and through the framework of three topics, namely stories, games and personal experiences. Under the guidance of...
03.09.2019 | News
The methods have been developed through the organization’s experience with elderly recreational programs. The book uses a sensory approach that includes daily exercises using the 5 senses-touch, s...
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...
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