To improve the quality of life to the low income families and families living in rural areas

sif-kras-eezThe general task of the project is: “To improve the quality of life to the low income families and families living in rural areas, as well as to the people living in social care institutions by means of widening their outlook  and educational possibilities and through involving them in the process of territory planning.”

The direct tasks of the project are:

  • To ensure a qualitative improvement to the existing possibilities of spending free time and receiving interest education the children coming from low income families living in rural areas have.
  • To widen the world outlook of the people of these target groups, to involve them in voluntary work and social activities.
  • To integrate the proposals of the children and youngsters coming from low income families into the process of territory planning – namely, into the development of the integrated rural strategy 2014-2020 of the “Rural Partnership Selija” – thus ensuring both a considerable promotion of the civic activity and a full value to the development of the above mentioned document.
  • To diminish the feeling of social rejection the people living in social care institutions experience by holding activities in these institutions and gathering information about their basic viewpoints on territorial planning.
  • To ensure sustainable integration of the children`s and youngsters` viewpoint into the process of developing a territorial strategy by means of creating and disseminating visual and methodical info material “Beyond the Skyline”.

The direct target groups of the project:

Children coming from low income families living in rural areas;

Low income families living in rural areas;

People living in social care institutions, including people with disabilities.

The main activities are:

  • A set of activities “Values”
  • A set of creative summer workshops “Look Ahead!”
  • A set of activities “Beyond the Skyline”
  • Experience exchange and cognitive trips
  • Creation of an active relaxation track
  • Creation of a travelling exhibition and its presentation in self-governments and social care institutions
  • Summing up and dissemination of the methodical material “Beyond the Skyline”.