FINAL TRANSNATIONAL PARTNERS MEETING – JULY 2021

FINAL TRANSNATIONAL PARTNERS MEETING – JULY 2021

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After almost 3 years the Erasmus+ Bridge Project is coming to an end. On the 8th and 9th of July 2021, the final Bridge project partner meeting took place. Due to Covid-19 situation some partners managed to meet in person in Chalkida, hosted by Alzheimer Chalkida, while the others joined online. The meeting started with an overview of the project, made by the coordinator, including achieved results and new tasks to implement before the upcoming end of the project. Then the consortium focused on the final version of the methodological guide and the implementation of game-sessions workshops. Panhellenic Federation of Alzheimer Disease presented the final report collecting the workshops’ results in each partner country. The first day meeting ended with an update on the finalization of physical games, made by Challedu and the presentation of Bridge…
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Bridge Project:  new serious games for dementia  tested and ready to be launched

Bridge Project: new serious games for dementia tested and ready to be launched

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After testing sessions, that took place in all partner countries, Bridge Project consortium is pleased to announce the launch of 8 serious games acting on dementia symptoms.  Serious games, also called “training games”, are a well known non pharmaceutical practice for treating cognitive symptoms of dementia through the stimulation of cognitive functions of patients with dementia.  These games, have been designed, produced and tested through a series of workshops involving health professionals, young volunteers, people with dementia and their carers coming from Greece, Italy and Romania. The games created aim to stimulate cognitive functions and, at the same time, to increase social inclusion by an active involvement of people with dementia in the game sessions. The 4 physical games, Blooming flowers, Specialites, Emotions and the Directors, are now available on…
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Bridge 4th Transnational Partner Meeting – December 2020

Bridge 4th Transnational Partner Meeting – December 2020

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On the 2nd and 4th of December 2020, the 4th Bridge project partner meeting took place. Unfortunately due to Corona virus emergency it wasn’t possible to organize a physical meeting so Bridge consortium jointed on line. The project coordinator made a short overview of the project, including achieved results and expected outcomes. The first part of the meeting focused on the implementation of game-sessions workshops. Each partner reported their own experience, shared the results achieved and the next steps planned. The second part of the meeting was about the development of materials that will be uploaded on the e-platform. Each partner presented the lessons it was responsible for. Later a focus-group aimed at identify the cognitive and behavioural symptoms each game acts on, was organized. Each partner gave its own…
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WORKSHOPS FOR CREATING GAMES

WORKSHOPS FOR CREATING GAMES

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GREECE The coordinator of the Bridge project in Greece organised a 2days Workshop in May 2019 including various groups of people. 36 people in total took part in this event, 3 health professionals, 3 game designers, 3 caregivers, 13 older people and people with dementia and 14 young people as volunteers. They gave all of them a positive feedback not only for the well organised sessions, but also for this chance to collaborate with different people and to exchange ideas and feelings. The final results of this Workshop were 3 new games with the contribution of all. ROMANIA On 29th and 30th May 2019 took place, in Elias Hospital, in Bucharest, the co-creation workshop organized by Asociatia Habilitas - CRFP in the framework of the Erasmus+ BRIDGE project. The participants…
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WORKSHOPS IN GREECE-ITALY-ROMANIA

WORKSHOPS IN GREECE-ITALY-ROMANIA

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GREECE The coordinator of the Bridge project in Greece organised a 2days Workshop in May including various groups of people. 36 people in total took part in this event, 3 health professionals, 3 game designers, 3 caregivers, 13 older people and people with dementia and 14 young people as volunteers. They gave all of them a positive feedback not only for the well organised sessions, but also for this chance to collaborate with different people and to exchange ideas and feelings. The final results of this Workshop were 3 new games with the contribution of all. ROMANIA On 29th and 30th May took place, in Elias Hospital, in Bucharest, the co-creation workshop organized by Asociatia Habilitas - CRFP in the framework of the Erasmus+ BRIDGE project. The participants - persons…
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