Promoting family care services for the elderly in sparsely populated regions in Lapland and Koillismaa.
Projects & Practice
A community centre used support from the rural development programme to enhance its services and premises in order not to exclude people with Dementia.
Establishing a network of local integration actors between partner regions and offering them an opportunity to exchange knowledge and experiences.
A feasibility study was launched in order to set the foundations for turning an ancient crater lake into a driver for local development.
An on-demand local bus service, ‘Bwcabus’, tailored to the needs of rural passengers has helped improve accessibility, reduced car dependency and assisted in lifting rural communities out of deprivation.