Cid Gala

Contact Person
Title: 
Mr.
First Name: 
Cid Gala
Family Name: 
Manuel
Position: 
Coordinación Dirección Gerencia, Programas intersectoriales atención sociosanitaria
E-mail address: 
manuel.cid@gobex.es
Phone number (Numbers only, please include your country international dialling code after the +): 
+34924008470
General Information
Complete name of the applicant institution/organisation in original language: 
SERVICIO EXTREMEÑO DE PROMOCIÓN DE LA AUTONOMÍA Y ATENCIÓN A LA DEPENDENCIA
Short name (if commonly used): 
SEPAD
Translation of the complete name of the applicant institution/organisation in English: 
SEPAD
Official address of the institution/organisation: 
SEPAD
Street, number: 
Avda de las Américas 2
Post Code: 
06800
City: 
MÉRIDA
Country: 
SpainSEPADSEPAD
Current affiliation
The AFE-INNOVNET Thematic Network: 
No
The European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy aging: 
No
The WHO Global Network of Age-Friendly Cities and Communities: 
No
An affiliated member of the WHO Global Network of Age-Friendly Cities and Communities: 
No
The WHO European Healthy Cities Network: 
No
The signatories of the 2013 Dublin Declaration on Age-Friendly Cities and Communities in Europe: 
No
Type of organisation
Type of organisation: 
Regional authority (region, province, county, etc.) » Ordinary member
Additional information
size of our total population: 
1100000 inhabitants
Percentage of residents above the age of 60: 
25 %
We are already working on: 
Social participationRespect and social inclusionCommunication and informationCommunity support and health services
We would like to start working on: 
TransportationHousingSocial participationRespect and social inclusionCivic participation and employmentCommunication and informationCommunity support and health servicesOutdoor spaces and buildings
Building on the previous information, please provide a brief summary (250-300 words) of your city or community's policies, programmes and services targeted at older people and how you are planning to make your community more age-friendly. If your application is successful, this summary will be published on the Covenant's website: 

We are currently working on the design of programs that promote personal autonomy:
- Awareness program on preventing falls
- Healthy Chess Program
- Prevention of cognitive decline through music

Engagement of older people: how are you engaging and involving older people in the process of becoming a more age-friendly city or community? (E.g. Seniors Council, focus group, open consultation, etc.): 

Health education in coordination with the public health system. The main objective is to promote personal autonomy and general welfare to prevent situations of dependency associated with health problems

Cross-sectoral collaboration: What mechanisms have you/are you planning to put in place to facilitate collaborative planning and implementation between different departments of the local administration and across sectors?: 

Different levels of care that work organized under the same goal: To offer and provide access to health and social services and entertainment for the aging population. The structures involved in the different levels of care are:
- The primary health care with social services in councils....