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Presentation of “Culture on Prescription” at international conference in Coimbra

On the 8th and 9th of November, the conference Learning and Implementing Social Innovation took place in Coimbra, Portugal, to discuss smart healthy age-friendly environments as well as social innovation. This conference was co-organised by the Nursing School of Coimbra, SHINE 2Europe, AFEdemy and NET4Age-Friendly and aimed to advance the knowledge and visibility of existing …

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International Conference: Learning and Implementing Social Innovation

On November 8th and 9th, we will talk about Smart Healthy Age-friendly Environments and Social Innovation in Coimbra. This conference is co-organised by the Nursing School of Coimbra, SHINE 2Europe and AFEdemy, and aims to share and discuss approaches, projects and best practices related to Social Innovation and how to implement and develop healthier and …

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First results of the research activities in Romania

The desk research performed by the Romanian partner, GEAC (Education and Action for Active Citizenship), within COPE project indicates that, although the concept of cultural prescription is less known in Romania, and even less operationalized in the practice of providing social services, we really need not only to implement the social/cultural prescription at national level, …

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First results of the research activities in Belgium

The European Association for the Education of Adults (EAEA), the Belgian partner organisation of the Culture on Prescription project, has conducted extensive desk research in the fields of culture, psychology, medicine, and adult education to address the approach of Culture on Prescription.  The research was carried out in three different regions: The Flemish (Dutch speaking), …

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First results of the research activities in Germany

As German partner organisations, ISIS Institut für Soziale Infrastruktur and the Health Department Frankfurt am Main are working together on the Culture on Prescription project. Based on various interviews with experts from the fields of psychology, medicine, politics, adult education and pedagogy and a desk research, exciting insights into the potential of the Culture on …

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The state of Culture on Prescription in Portugal – results of the National Report

SHINE 2Europe, as a partner of the Culture on Prescription project, was responsible for the development of the Portuguese National Report that will be made available soon. The aim of this Report is to understand what exists in Portugal related to this form of intervention. In addition to desk research, specialists working in relevant areas …

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The work that was done by AFEdemy for the Netherlands National Report

As Dutch partner, we explored the current situation on Culture on Prescription in The Netherlands. Doing so, we met wonderful people who are very much concerned with providing wellbeing facilities and arts to people who feel lonely or struggle with mental health issues. At national level we met specialists of arts and wellbeing on prescription …

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