NIKOLAOS

Contact Person
Title: 
Mr.
First Name: 
NIKOLAOS
Family Name: 
BABALOS
Position: 
MAYOR
E-mail address: 
babalosn@otenet.gr
Phone number (Numbers only, please include your country international dialling code after the +): 
+30 213 2000100
General Information
Complete name of the applicant institution/organisation in original language: 
ΔΗΜΟΣ ΗΡΑΚΛΕΙΟΥ ΑΤΤΙΚΗΣ
Translation of the complete name of the applicant institution/organisation in English: 
MUNICIPALITY OF HERAKLION, ATTICA
Official address of the institution/organisation: 
2. ST. KARAGIORGI str., Postcode 14121, Heraklion, Attica
Street, number: 
ST. KARAGIORGI, 2
Post Code: 
14121
City: 
Heraklion, Attica
Country: 
GreeceMunicipality of Heraklion, Attica
Current affiliation
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: 
Local authority (e.g. community, municipality, town, city, county) » Full member
Additional information
size of our total population: 
49642 inhabitants
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: 

The Municipality has undertaken important initiatives in support of various social groups. Specifically, the Municipality has a Department of Social Policy, which promotes initiatives for the elderly. This Department of the Municipality conducts social surveys, plans, while simultaneously...