Cultural Heritage in Action | Museum in the Village

Leiria Municipality, Portugal. Combating loneliness and isolation among the elderly through cultural heritage.

The “Museum in the Village” project stands out on the virtual platform “Cultural Heritage in Action,” an initiative of the European Framework for Action on Cultural Heritage by the European Commission. The project aims to alleviate loneliness and social isolation among individuals aged 65 and older, residing in remote rural areas with lower population density and limited access to diverse cultural offerings.

This text briefly introduces the content presented by a platform external to SAMP and the Virtual Museum of the Museum in the Village project. To access the full text, please check the following link (available in English):

Cultural Heritage in Action