Ourique: Secretary of State inaugurates Occupational Activity Center Grandaços.

The new social equipment Grandaços, It will be inaugurated tomorrow, with the presence of Secretary of State for the Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities.

The Municipality of Ourique and CERCICOA - Cooperative Education and Children Rehabilitation Maladjusted and Social Solidarity of Castro Verde Counties, Ourique and Almodôvar, They realized the project of creation of GRANDAÇOS OF OCCUPATIONAL ACTIVITY CENTER - CAO GRANDAÇOS.

The CAO is a social response aimed at developing activities for young people and adults with profound to severe disability, whose goal is to promote the personal development and social integration of people with disabilities, to allow them the possible development of their capabilities.

The CAO project was the adaptation of the Coexistence Center Grandaços, ceded by the municipality, in a building with the necessary conditions to host 10 people with severe disabilities and deep, an investment 64.000 funded in euros 85% by the European Union. This social value comes qualify the existing social responses in Ourique, an initiative in which the conjunction of wills was decisive to match the needs of families of our territory, with the use of an already existing building so that is returned to the community with a huge social relevance.

The Municipality of Ourique and CERCICOA will inaugurate the social equipment in a ceremony to be held the next day 31 January, by 16 hours, in Grandaços, Ourique, with the participation of the Secretary of State for the Inclusion of Persons with Disabilities, Ana Sofia Antunes.

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