Change Your Mindset-Sport4Everyone

7 Participating countries:
Start: 01-01-2017 - End: 30-06-2018
Project Reference: 579799-EPP-1-2016-2-HR-SPO-SCP
EC Grant: 400000 EUR

Programme: Erasmus+
Key Action: Sport
Action Type: Collaborative Partnerships

Summary

The objective of this project proposal is raising awareness of the need for physical activity as the basis of a healthy lifestyle by including young people with disabilities (age 15-29) in recreational sport activities. The reason of undertaking this project is to tackle the common roots and causes of physical inactivness and social exclusion of young people with disabilities in the countries involved in the project and to raise the awareness about the importance of physical activities for young people with disabilities in all project partner countries (Croatia, Slovenia, Austria, Italy and FYR Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia). This is to comply with The EU Disability Strategy (2010-2020) (Empower people with Disabilities so that they can enjoy their full rights and benefit from fully participating in society and the European economy). The specific goals of this project are:1. to raise awareness regarding benefits of participation in sport recreational activities for young people with disabilities in terms of social inclusion and health-enhancing, 2. Strengthening capacity of young people with disabilities, their family members, family physicians and elementary and high school physical education teachers for promoting importance of physical activities for young people with disabilities 3. Creating network of main stakeholders, national and local sport committees, local government to exchange examples of good practice regarding the inclusion of young people with disabilities in sport activities.The main activity of the project is capacity bilding of target groups in all projec partner countries. Experts in kinesiology, health and physiotherapists will design training modules. The intention of a designed modules is to increase knowledge and skills of young people with disabilities to participate in recreational sport activities in order to boost their physical, cognitive and social development.

Results

Results for this project are not yet available. They might become available after the project's end date.

Coordinator

ZAGREBACKI SPORTSKI SAVEZ OSOBA S INVALIDITETOM

SAVSKA CESTA 137, 10000
ZAGREB
Grad Zagreb
HR

Organisation type: Sport federation

Partners

OSTERREICHICHER TISCHTENNIS VERBAND
VIENNA
Extra-Regio NUTS 2
Organisation type: Sport federation
FEDERAZIONE ITALIANA TENNISTAVOLO
ROMA
Lazio
Organisation type: Sport federation
PARAOLIMPIJSKI KOMITET CRNE GORE
PODGORICA
Montenegro Extra-Regio
Organisation type: Sport federation
PARAOLIMPIJSKI KOMITET SRBIJE
BEOGRAD
Serbia
Organisation type: Sport federation
ZVEZDA ZA SPORT INVALIDOV SLOVENIE - PARAOLIMPIJSKI KOMITE
LJUBLJANA
Osrednjeslovenska
Organisation type: Sport federation
UDRUGE ZA PROMICANJE AKTIVNOG GRADANSTVA - ECHO
ZAGREB
Grad Zagreb
Organisation type: Non-governmental organisation/association/social enterprise
NATIONAL FEDERATION OF SPORT AND RECREATION FOR THE DISABLED OF MACEDONIA - MACEDONIAN PARALYMPIC COMMITTEE SKOPJE
SKOPJE
Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Extra-Regio
Organisation type: Sport federation

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