Initiative about summer centres closed with 36 weeks offered

We are happy to share with you the results of our initiative about summer centres for brothers and sisters of children with disability. Inside the project #unpodivita (a little bit of life), started during the autumn of the last year, our association, for the summer 2018, decided to offer 35 …

Summer centres for brothers and sisters of children with disability

Summer is a really complicated period for those families have children with serious disabilities because schools are closed and brothers and sisters are home. It is hard to go out all together, it is probable that dad works and mom is busy with the child with disability and they can’t …

The meeting of the organization! What we did and what we will do

The board met on March 11th. What was done during the first months of the association’s life was discussed (November and December 2017), and the 2018 activities were planned. During 2017, following a report by some families living in Valle d’Aosta, we conducted a small research on the school transport …

Home care for dependents in Italy

In several national, regional and political parties’ documents, it is clear how the main objective is to avoid institutionalization while supporting home care for dependents, i.e. not self-sufficient, (elderly and/or disabled). This was Hervé’s circumstance. What is hidden behind all this proclamation, made of big words that we all share? …

Support the families with a disabled child to improve their housing conditions

The home plays a fundamental role in families with disabled persons, simply because you will spend a lot of time in one, or in the most serious cases even the entire day. A house must be adapted to the diverse and complex needs of these families. Our cities are becoming …