During the 29th and 30th of last October, the Kick-Off Meeting of the European Project DS LEISURE took place in Romania, aiming to launch and to promote inclusive leisure for persons with Down Syndrome. Two representatives of each member of the Consortium have participated in this meeting.
The meeting took place in Craiova (Romania), where the European Consortium have dealt with issues as the development of the training program adapted, aspects of the structure to follow, theoretical contents, practical activities, the virtual training platform, all to ensure the validity of the material and the imminent launch.
On October 30, the European Consortium have visited the ALDO-CET center which is based in Bailesti, where partners from different countries received a warm welcome and could participate with the users of the center and its professionals, a day of leisure activities such as “The Magical Circle of Relaxation” and “Active in Leisure” interacting through body language, imagination, instruments and multi-language anniversary songs. Later, the European Consortium enjoyed a healthy and traditional Romanian menu made by the parents of ALDOCET. It was a great experience and a good start for teamwork.
For centers or people interested in this program, stay tuned because soon more information will be opened, for carrying out the training program in question.