Wed, 01/10/2018 - 10:05

Vincles BCN to train over 2,000 elderly people to use mobile devices

DIGITAL SOCIAL INCLUSION. Some 150 workshops will have been conducted by December 2018, based around using the Vincles BCN app, a...

Thu, 11/16/2017 - 21:49

Glòries welcomes its new neighbours

Housing. Today the keys were handed over to tenants of the 105 serviced council homes for senior citizens recently opened in the...

Mon, 10/23/2017 - 11:15

Social-housing flats for senior citizens, to improve quality of life

Open House. The Councillor for Housing, Josep Maria Montaner, visited one of the municipal buildings that offer sheltered housing...

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 12:59

Sports activities in Sustainable and Safe Mobility Week

Mobility. The highlight of the week will be 22 September, marking Car-Free Day and offering numerous activities on the programme....

Sat, 08/19/2017 - 21:07

#IAmNotAfraid: big public demonstration Saturday, 26 August

The route starts in Jardinets de Gràcia and ends in Plaça de Catalunya.

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 16:35

Barcelona isn’t afraid

100,000 people have come out on the streets to shout "I’m not afraid", a massive response by local people against the attack on La Rambla and in...

Ada Colau atemptat Rambla
Thu, 08/17/2017 - 22:51

“The avalanche of solidarity makes us strong. Barcelona is a city of peace, open to the world and proud of its diversity”

Minute’s silence at 12 midday, this Friday, in Plaça de Catalunya, in solidarity with the victims of the terrorist attack on the Rambla. Three days of...

Tue, 06/13/2017 - 18:39

Greater diversity to improve welfare among the elderly

Elderly people. The Advisory Council for the Elderly presents and debates municipal policies centring on improving the welfare and...

Fri, 06/09/2017 - 16:05

Community care in a caring community

Elderly people. A network of local residents in each neighbourhood looks out for elderly people who live alone and alerts social...

Sat, 02/25/2017 - 13:05

Free courses to digitally equip youngsters and the elderly

Technology. Training to stimulate technological vocations among youngsters and reduce the digital divide for over 55s and the...