Places plus - design that improve mobility of older people

Places plus - design that improve mobility of older people

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Activity details

The seniors in the role of designers in cooperation with design students and professionals create solutions to create more comfortable life in the urban environment for people aged 60+. We look for projects that increase the mobility of older people in the areas of: 1. access to nature, 2. access to others, 3. facilitating the use of services. We have created 10 projects that will be placed in space, and we will examine their impact
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Other organisations participating in the commitment: 
Warsaw Academy of Art
Lead organisation name: 
Fundacja na rzecz wspólnot lokalnych "Na miejscu"
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Contact person: 
Marta Trakul-Masłowska
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Last update: 05/02/2019

Current Status

We have carried out research and as a result of co - design with the participation of seniors and students we have developed 10 solutions improving the mobility of older people (mostly innovative urban furniture). At the moment, we produce protoypy that we will test. Now we plan to do an exhibition and study of functioning of new project models.


Title Planned Deadline Current Status Category Attachments
Exhibition about ageing in the cities including 10 innovative furniture for older people in public spaces 12/07/2018 Not achieved Dissemination: Meetings, events, conferences


Indicator Target indicator Current status
Study of the functioning of 10 innovative solutions in public space Testing on a sample of 1000 people 0