On 16th May 2019 the dissemination of the project ‘Sports training for all’ – ST4ALL was held; more specifically the project ‘Sports training for all’ – ST4ALL was presented in Swimming club FORCA for persons with disabilities.
Swimming is like any other physical activity important also for persons with disabilities because it contributes to the growth and development of children with disorders in development, prevents or minimizes damage to the symptoms that occur in children and people with disabilities, helping in the preservation functional capabilities and supports an independent way of life of persons with disabilities. Using different adaptations swimming facilities Swimming club FORCA for persons “Funded by the Erasmus+ Programof the European Union. The European Commission support for the production of this publication does not constitute an endorsement of the contents which reflects the views only of the authors, and the Commission cannot be held responsible for any use which may be made of the information contained therein.” with disabilities provides to all members of society to enjoy the benefits of water and freely moving.
Bearing in mind that more and more pupils and students with disabilities are being included into educational institutions and organizations of young people without disabilities and are getting into the sporting activities, the professors and trainers are dealing with the problem of insufficient education regarding inclusive sports. The goal of the project ‘Sports training for all’ – ST4ALL is, therefore, to educate professors and trainers about organizing inclusive sporting activities. It is considered that it is precisely these types of activities that could be crucial for the inclusion into the community at large. Eight partners are taking part in the project ‘Sports training for all’ – ST4ALL, coming from these countries: Bulgaria, Turkey, Belgium and Austria and Croatia. The main partner of the project is the University of Plovdiv, Paisii Hilendarski from Bulgaria, while Croatia is represented by the RIJEKA SPORTS ASSOCIATION FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES. The budget of the project ‘Sports training for all’ – ST4ALL is 355 643 euros, and is cofinanced by the EU through the programme Erasmus + Sport – Collaborative Partnership. The period for costs permissibility lasts from January 1st, 2018 until June 30th, 2020. eligibility of costs started on 1. January 2018., and is ending on 30. June 2020.