Usually with health protection there is understood the availability of medical care and treatment itself, forgetting that different prophylactic events, physical activities which are strengthening immunity, correct development of body and keeping up the liveliness, as well as knowledge about healthy lifestyle, is the most direct way towards strung health. Fortification of health to great extent is in each and everybody’s hands – everybody by himself or herself is the Hammersmith of one’s happiness and health.
The overall target of society’s "Limbazi felt‖ project ―Let’s hammer our health by ourselves!" is: to promote healthy and physically active lifestyle by offering an input of civil society in improvement of life quality for children and young people, which are subject to risks of social exclusion and poverty, and seniors in Limbazi region and nearest territories.
Direct objectives and activities of the project:
- To strengthen the capacity of the Society by inquiring the experience of nongovernmental organizations in Latvia and Swiss Contribution in promotion of healthy lifestyle and rendering the services for health stimulation
- To develop the cooperation with local government of Limbazi region in production of health promotion policy
- To develop and approbate Society’s ―Limbazi felt‖ Community centre’s of lifelong learning and health services programmes of health strengthening for children, young people, which are subject to risks of social exclusion and poverty, and seniors, by cooperation with region’s nongovernmental organizations that are representing children, young people and seniors.
The result: There will be established ventilation suited to activities of heath promotion in the Community centre’s of lifelong learning and health services in Limbazi, 21 Street Muru, and created an opportunity to receive very needed, but until unavailable health promotion services such as: movement and dance therapy, gymnastics for babies, children, young people and seniors, and self-aid organization.Project results: