Online training for therapists, coaches, social workers, support workers and teachers helping vulnerable adults. How will you inspire/refresh your current practice? 1. Participants will have a broader view about the following areas: How Nature can support your work Knowledge about ecological system thinking and how it can support health and mental health Permaculture, permaculture design,Continue reading “Online training: Mental health and conscious ageing based on social permaculture”
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Learning about permaculture, health and conscious ageing
This new programme is recommended to individuals, who are interested in permaculture and its potential in relation to physical and mental health, conscious ageing and general wellness. Also for those who would like to spend a hot Summer day in a cool, mature, forest garden in Gödöllő, Hungary. The course is designed for people whoContinue reading “Learning about permaculture, health and conscious ageing”
Care migration: cause or symptom?
Towards a scarcity of care? Tensions and contradictions in transnational elderly care systems in central and eastern Europe It is the title of the book issued by Friedrich-Ebert-StiftungBudapest. Our co-founder Kinga has contributed to the volume. Quote from the book: “Hopefully this initiative is an effective step towards a large-scale change in the entire careContinue reading “Care migration: cause or symptom?”
HOW TO/HOGYAN: Start university in the Netherlands / Menjünk ki Hollandiába tanulni?
Do you consider continuing your studies in the Netherlands? Are you full of questions? Do you need some advice? Come join us this online session!
Wometamorphosis / Turning points in women’s life
Are you: at a crossroads? starting the next phase of life? facing new challenges? feeling stuck in your life? lost in what your real desire is? Through life we navigate different transition periods. Some of them feel nice and are nourishing, other changes bring uncertainty, losses and pain. Some are universal phases of a woman’sContinue reading “Wometamorphosis / Turning points in women’s life”
Embracing and cultivating Midlife Change and the opportunities it brings /workshop in Malta, 27-29 April, 2018/
Keywords: active, energetic, proactive, co-inspiration, connection, awareness, Midlife Change, connecting with Nature, inner power, consciousness, female life-cycles, Beauty of Cycles, humour We all know the term: “midlife crisis”. Is it a must? Does it really have to happen? Or is it just a wrong approach? We, at Conscious Ageing, believe in Midlife Change. Going throughContinue reading “Embracing and cultivating Midlife Change and the opportunities it brings /workshop in Malta, 27-29 April, 2018/”
Purple economy and care crisis
“[Brussels, 25 January 2018] This paper argues for a Purple economy focusing on care at the heart of sustainable development. Written on behalf of EWL, by Anna Sofia Fernandes from the EWL Portuguese coordination, the paper sets forth a vision for an economic model that places care as its backbone. Investing in care is part of a forwardContinue reading “Purple economy and care crisis”
“Around the world, people are ageing. The phenomenon is more marked in the developed world. In Europe and focusing on The Netherlands specifically, the average age of the population has gone from 71 in 1960, to around 81 in 2014. This trend has been seen in many countries around the world and has led toContinue reading “Silver economy”