ENGAGED

Community for an age-friendly society

AAL –Ambient Assisted Living- Association (AALA)

Contact person: 
Karina Marcus
Contact email: 
karina.marcus@aal-europe.eu
Interest areas: 
Care & Cure
Independent Living
User Involvement
User empowerment
European Innovation partnership: 
Other information: 
Ambient Assisted Living- Association (AALA) is an international not-for-profit association according to Belgium law, and it is responsible for leading the AAL Joint Programme (JP). The supreme body of the AALA is the General Assembly, composed by representatives of all Partner Countries. The Association is responsible for leading the AAL JP. The national coordinators are the first referents of the AAL JP in their countries. The AAL JP is a funding activity that aims to create better conditions of life for the older adults and to strengthen the industrial opportunities in Europe through the use of ICT. It carries out its mandate through the funding of across national projects (at least three countries involved) that involves small and medium enterprises (SME), research bodies and user’s organizations (representing the older adults).
Organization type: 
Main location: 
Brussels. Belgium