Project Events


5th IdICT meeting in Slovenia  Jul 12, 2017 - Jul 13, 2017



The 5th meeting of the IdICT project consortium in Ljubliana (Slovenia) was held on 12 and 13 of July 2017. The objective of this project is the development of a training program for the application of new technologies by people with intellectual disabilities. Different training materials have been developed so that people with intellectual disabilities are able to use ICT applications to improve their autonomy, social integration and well-being. In addition, support materials for professionals, caregivers and family members have been also developed to support users in this process. During the meeting, the partners gave feedback about the validation courses that took place in Croatia, Portugal, Italy and Spain, and some improvements for the training methodology and for tha training platform were identified. Satisfaction with the IDICT project was very high among all trainees that participated in the validation courses. This project is supported by the European Union, through the Erasmus + call.


4th IdICT meeting in Portugal  Feb 20, 2017 - Feb 21, 2017



The 4th meeting of the IdICT project consortium in Guimaraes (Portugal) was held on 20 and 21 February 2017. The objective of this project is the development of a training program for the application of new technologies by people with intellectual disabilities. Different training materials have been developed so that people with intellectual disabilities are able to use ICT applications to improve their autonomy, social integration and well-being. In addition, support materials for professionals, caregivers and family members have been also developed to support users in this process. During the meeting, the applications developed, the platform with the training contents and the online collaborative space were reviewed, so we could develop the Train the Trainers Activity. Likewise, the training actions that will be carried out with users, families and professionals have been planned in the coming months. This project is supported by the European Union, through the Erasmus + call.


3rd IdICT meeting in Croatia  Oct 5, 2016 - Oct 6, 2016



On October 5th & 6th Croatian Association of Occupational Therapists was the host of the 3rd ERASMUS+ idICT meeting in Zagreb. The working sessions included review & presentation of the developed Training Materials developed by project partners, as well as the review of the web training platform developed by IBV, one of the project consortium partners. Exchange of practices program was arranged during the 2nd day, when project partners visited 2 community based programs: • Occupational and psycho-social rehabilitation center for persons with intellectual difficulties - subsidiary Ilica, Rehabilitation center Sloboština - This subsidiary of the Rehabilitation center Sloboština is involved with vocational activities, psycho-social rehabilitation, support in organized leisure time, day care center, counselling, prevention of institutionalization, training for independent living, supported vocational training • Residential community Sopnica - New Jelkovec, Rehabilitation center Stančić - The residential units are mainly designed in accordance with the principles of inclusive design, which means that the contextual barriers are kept to a minimum. In each housing unit lives 3 - 5 tenants with support of trans-disciplinary team that constitutes educational rehabilitator, social pedagogist, social worker, psychologist, occupational therapist, physiotherapist, instructor, nurse and carer. Partnership relations with tenants and trans-disciplinary approach of all professionals working in a team, reinforces the possibility and active participation with the overall result in raising satisfaction of the users themselves and improving their quality of life. During the social program, Zagreb Tourist Board kindly provided project consortium partners a guided tour of Zagreb in order to be acquainted with the socio-cultural context of the northern Croatian.


2nd IdICT meeting in Italy  May 3, 2016 - May 4, 2016

Our partner Consorzio Solidarietà Sociale (CSS) hosted on the the 3rd and 4th of May 2016 the second idICT project Meeting. During these days we worked on the project main achievements that the Consortium has reached so far following the Project Plan: (1) assessment of Apps with a Quality of Life approach, (2) assessment of main uses, needs and barriers, related with ICTs, encountered by the future trainees profiles , (3) Training Program…, and we also planned the next project activities to be done before the Interim Report: (1) development of the Training Materials, both theoretical and practical, (2) conceptual design and specifications of the future E-Training Platform... We also visited different facilities of entities associated to CSS with the purpose of knowing and sharing how our colleagues from CSS worked with Intellectual Disabled Persons in their facilities with a Quality of Life approach, and to see how technologies are used by them. The visits were to: 1. Tangram cooperativa sociale 2. Il Cammino cooperativa sociale 3. L’Accoglienza cooperativa sociale By the way, we had a warm welcome from our colleagues from CSS, and of course, we enjoyed the fantastic city of Forlì and its wonderful Emilia-Romagna food.


Kick-off Meeting in Spain  Nov 24, 2015 - Nov 25, 2015



Nov 24, 2015  

  • Presentation of partners
  • Project overview
  • Revision of starting point in all countries
  • Presentation of development approaches for ePlatform
  • Planning of activities
  • Administrative & financial management
  • Project management
  • Agreements and conclusions

Nov 25, 2015  

  • Visit to Occupational Center La Torre
  • Visit to Occupational Center Tola