Two Moons Documentary Theatre script finalised

The Two Moons Documentary Theatre script has been finalised and is ready to be used in the Two Moons Documentary Theatre and Talkback workshop taking place on the 25 March 2020 in the Lab, 1 Foley St, Dublin 1. There are limited places so any organisation or drama group interested in being that agent of

SINCALA Research Report highlights lack of support for family carers across Europe

The research explores the caring role from the perspective of different kinship groups, spouses, adult children and grandchildren, supporting an older person. The findings highlight how family relationships can be positively or negatively impacted by caring, the adjustments and coping strategies families adopt to enhance resilience and adapt to the changing situations; the supports that

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

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