S.IN.CA.L.A Partner Meeting in Porto

September 2019 saw the partners meet in Porto, Portugal for our second partner meeting.  Our Portugese partners CASO50+ presented the findings from the research we carried out with families caring for an older person in Estonia, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Portugal and Estonia. What was striking about the findings was how the experiences of spouses, adult


SINCALA Newsletter reports on preliminary findings from focus groups carried out with spouses, older adults and grandchildren providing support or care to an older person. The research report will be published in July and will outline the experiences and needs of families with caring role in six countries – Estonia, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Portugal and

Erasmus Two Moons My Human Rights, My Wellbeing Booklet launch

My Human Rights My Wellbeing Ireland booklet  is a collection of stories from older people with a shared theme : infringements of older people’s rights as protected under the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) and the United Nations Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities (CRPD). Treating older people as different, less worthy

Two Moons Partner Meeting Carpi Italy

The Two Moons partners held their second transnational meeting in the ANS offices in Carpi, Italy. Great progress was made over the 2 day meeting on the 11 and 12 April 2019. The 12 stories illustrating  situations where older people experience difficulties in upholding their human rights were decided. While three stories from each country

Two Moons marks United Nation Zero Discrimination Day 1 March 2019

Launch of Two Moon Web Platform marks the United Nation Zero Discrimination Day, an opportunity to join together against discrimination and celebrate everyone’s right to live a full and productive life with dignity, irrespective of age, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, disability or other attributes. Ageism stereotypes and discriminates against people because they are old,


We are looking for you to share your views on human rights and older people; tell us about situations where you felt you were discriminated against, encountered barriers to participating in day-to-day life or could not meet basic needs to enable you live well. We plan to use some of these experiences as examples to


  S.IN.CA.L.A Supporting Informal Carers: A Whole Family & Lifecourse Approach project will meet common need of all EU countries: to address the challenge of providing care and support to an ageing population, particular among the older old (80+). In all countries, there will be a need for an increasing number of families to provide

Erasmus + Two Moons

The Erasmus + ‘Two Moons’ first transnational partner meeting took place in Dublin last week. The meeting was hosted by Marita and Jackie from Co-Creation Support CLG with participants coming from Anziani Non Solo (Italy), Theatre D’Imbarco (Italy), VioVa (Finland), Habilitas (Romania) and the Gaiety School of Acting (Ireland). ‘Two Moons’ aims to increase awareness