The EPR workshop on quality in social services, provided with support of the EasI programme of the European Commission, took place on the 8th of June 2016 in Arad, west of Romania, and was attended by 40 persons. The event was hosted by EPR partner Fundacia ASPIS, a non-government actor in services to adults with disabilities and vulnerable populations in Arad and Vladimirescu.
The EQUASS Learning Community (ELC) concept has been piloted in Estonia (October 2015) and Lithuania (February 2016) and will be piloted in Norway (June 2016) and Portugal (TBC 2016). The community is evaluating the pilot events and reporting on them.
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The EQUASS unit of the EPR has been selected by Handicap International - Maghreb division to contribute to its project “Support to the Quality Improvement and Sustainability of Social-Medical Services in Morocco”. Funded by the OCP Foundation, the project will last four years (2015-19) and aims to develop the capacities of 5 pilots by implementing a quality system based on the CRPD and good practices of management.