• Study visits Report. 7th coordination meeting in Avilés (12th-13th September 2019). Avilés Homeless Shelter
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    Study visits Report. 76th coordination meeting in Avilés (12th-13th September 2019).  Avilés Homeless Shelter

    The Homeless Shelter is a resource that helps to transform the circumstances of the residents in the Asturias Region who have faced barriers in their lives. These installations are owned by the Avilés Municipality and operated and managed by Grupo 5 and works directly with the residents of the region to create new approaches in addressing the most fundamental needs of the homeless population. Among other activities and resources, they try to provide shelter to as many individuals as possible.

    This study visit report has been elaborated by Fábio Sampaio and Hugo Pinto from Centre for Social Studies of the University of Coimbra.

  • Study visits Report. 7th coordination meeting in Avilés (12th-13th September 2019). Factoría Cultural de Avilés
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    Study visits Report. 76th coordination meeting in Avilés (12th-13th September 2019). Factoría Cultural de Avilés

    The Cultural Factory is a multidisciplinary arts centre, located in the building of a former shirt factory, built in 1950, for the development of the textile industry. It was in 2007 that the works of the Cultural Factory began to open its doors, depending on the Avilés Municipal Culture Foundation, which gives it its annual operating budget. The primary objective of the Culture Factory is to bring the entire population of the region of Avilés closer to the culture of both the region and Asturias. This non-profit public organization has as its target audience children, youth, adults, the elderly, people with learning disabilities and people with disabilities. It should be noted that there is great work being done on the part of the Factory in bringing people with disabilities closer to culture in order to achieve greater socialization of these individuals in society.

    This study visit report has been elaborated by Fábio Sampaio and Hugo Pinto from Centre for Social Studies of the University of Coimbra.

  • Study visits Report. 6th coordination meeting in Cork (26th-27 March 2019). Cork Foyer
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    Study visits Report. 6th coordination meeting in Cork (26th-27 March 2019). Cork Foyer

    The Cork Foyer is a not-for-profit organisation that help the younger population (18-25 years old) at risk of
    social exclusion to integrate into society and in the labour market.

    This study visit report has been elaborated by Fábio Sampaio and Hugo Pinto from Centre for Social Studies of the University of Coimbra.

  • Study visits Report. 6th coordination meeting in Cork (26th-27 March 2019). Churchfield Community Trust
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    Study visits Report. 6th coordination meeting in Cork (26th-27 March 2019). Churchfield Community Trust

     Churchfield Community Trust is a social enterprise which offers training, work and enterprise skills with a particular focus on Adult Education, Woodwork, Painting, Horticulture and Catering). This study visit report has been elaborated by Fábio Sampaio and Hugo Pinto from Centre for Social Studies of the University of Coimbra.

  • Study visits Report. 6th coordination meeting in Cork (26th-27 March 2019). Sailing into Wellness
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    Study visits Report. 6th coordination meeting in Cork (26th-27 March 2019). Sailing into Wellness

    Sailing into Wellness is a social enterprise which supports people with mental illness by teaching them sailing skills. This study visit report has been elaborated by Fábio Sampaio and Hugo Pinto from Centre for Social Studies of the University of Coimbra.

  • Study visits Report. 6th coordination meeting in Cork (26th-27 March 2019). STEAM Education.
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    Study visits Report. 6th coordination meeting in Cork (26th-27 March 2019)

    STEAM Education is a social enterprise which teaches primary school children the STEM subjects – Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths as well as Art.

    This study visit report has been elaborated by Fábio Sampaio and Hugo Pinto from Centre for Social Studies of the University of Coimbra.

  • Study Visit. Santiago de Compostela. ASPAS
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    ASPAS

    The Association ASPAS provides training for the personal and professional development of disabled individuals.
     

  • Study Visit. Santiago de Compostela. COREGAL
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    Coregal

    Promote a green economy and a sustainable environment and to employ people with disabilities in order to integrate them into the labour market.

     

  • Participatory Budgeting
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    Participatory Budgeting

    The visits provided to the partnership under this social innovation project were to two "constructions" that were made from the participatory budget.

  • Study visit. Famalicão. Pedagogical Farm
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    The Social and Cultural Centre of S. Pedro do Bairro, has a mission of meeting the needs and expectations of the local and municipal community through excellence in the provision of education, training and rehabilitation services...

  • Study visit. Famalicão. Vision 2025
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    The main objective of the project observed in the Municipality of Vila Nova de Famalicão is the integration and participation of its citizens in the strategic planning of the future vision for the city - Vision 2025. A plan of continuous construction was adopted by the Municipality based on the dynamics of the territory...

  • Study visit. Famalicão. Made IN
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    The main objective of the project is the economic promotion and development of the Municipality. It intends to mobilize and boost the territory entrepreneurial character, "Famalicão Made IN" can be considered a facilitating agent of the initiatives for the creation and installation of new companies...