for Active Ageing
A Nordplus Adult Project entitled "Culture guides for Active Ageing", Aug 2013 - July 2015
The Nordic/Baltic countries have as a main cultural policy goal to promote art and culture to the entire population, but are confronted with the recurring problem of large residual groups of non-users, especially among social marginalised and seniors.
The most appropriate way to meet this problem is by “citizen help citizen”. Therefore the partnership, including four organisations for voluntary arts and culture, intent to provide new “culture guide services”, where volunteers can act as guides by introducing and helping marginalised social seniors to participate in local art and culture activities.
The project deliver:
This development project has been supported by the Nordic Council of Ministers' funding program for lifelong learning, Nordplus Adult, administered by the Danish Agency for Universities and Internationalisation (UI).
The partnership circle cionsits of four Nordic-Baltic organisations from the area of liberal adult education and voluntary arts.
The Danish National Association of Adult Education in Art and Culture (MOF-DK)
Estate Academy of Museum Rumsiskes from Lithuania
- see the website here