Here you can download current results of our work:

Umsetzung von regionalen Frühe-Hilfen-Netzwerken in Österreich. Endbericht der summativen Evaluation
From November 2015 to March 2017, queraum carried out a summative evaluation of the regional "Frühe-Hilfen-Netzwerke" (early prevention networks). We aimed to find out if and how the networks contribute to healthy childhoods and social/health equality.

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1x1 der Gesundheitsförderung. Begleitendes Skriptum
The publication "1x1 der Gesundheitsförderung" was developed in the "Healthy Leopoldstadt" project and provides an insight into the basic issues of health promotion.

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Active 80+ Handbook for Trainers
The publication is dedicated to those who want to contribute actively to new perspectives on old age. It directly addresses health and social services providers and trainers/adult training providers who want to inspire and train persons working with older people.

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Unterwegs im Leben. Denkanstöße für eine alter(n)sgerechte Gestaltung des öffentlichen Raums. Ein Leitfaden
The guidelines „Unterwegs im Leben. Denkanstöße für eine alter(n)sgerechte Gestaltung des öffentlichen Raums“ aim to raise awareness for the importance of mobility in older age. The guidelines were commissioned by the Austrian Ministry of Social Affairs and show how contribute to mobility-friendly environments.

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Erfolgreich Projekte initiieren! Ein Leitfaden für Seniorinnen und Senioren, die sich selbstbestimmt engagieren möchten
This manual was commissioned by the Austrian Ministry of Social Affairs. It supports senior citizens in developing their own projects in the field of volunteering. The publication provides information on project management, literature and links and an insight into the practical experience of older volunteers.

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Hinschauen, ins Gespräch kommen, aktiv werden! Tipps und Ideen für alle, denen gute Nachbarschaften am Herzen liegen
The publication was issued within the campaign „Auf gesunde Nachbarschaft!“ of the Fonds Gesundes Österreich. It targets people who are interested in neighbourhoods and their development and support. The queraum team was part of the editorial staff.

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Zugang von Frauen mit Behinderungen zu Opferschutz- und Unterstützungseinrichtungen bei Gewalterfahrungen. Bericht über das Projekt (German Easy Read)
The report on "Access to specialised victim support services for women with disabilities who have experienced violence" provides the major findings from four countries: Austria, Germany, Iceland, UK.

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Zugang von Frauen mit Behinderungen zu Opferschutz- und Unterstützungseinrichtungen bei Gewalterfahrungen. Abschließender Projektbericht (German)
The final report of the project "Access to specialised victim support services for women with disabilities who have experienced violence" summarizes the project findings from the participating countries Austria, Germany, Iceland, UK.

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Access to specialised victim support services for women with disabilities who have experienced violence. National Empirical Report Austria
In the project"Access to specialised victim support services for women with disabilities who have experienced violence" empirical research was done on the issue of violence against women with disabilities – in their view and that of service providers. The "National Empirical Report Austria" presents the findings from Austria.

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Freiwilligenarbeit mit Erfolg! Gute Praxisbeispiele und Rahmenbedingungen für eine gelungene Engagementförderung
The project„VoluntLearning Pro“ was funded in the framework of the EU Lifelong Learning Programme Grundtvig. The partnership has collected examples of good practice and framework requirements for a successful promotion of volunteering. The compendium "Freiwilligenarbeit mit Erfolg!" presents the results of this joint work.

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Engagiert gesund bleiben. Partizipation und Gesundheitsförderung älterer Frauen und Männer auf kommunaler Ebene
This publication promotes the healthy activation of older men and women in rural and urban communities. The Guide contains guidelines and manifold examples for the implementation and support of respective projects.

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Engagiert gesund bleiben. Seniorinnen und Senioren im Porträt
In this publication ten portraits of older volunteers are collected. These volunteers give an insight into their work and motivations and tell us about the benefits of voluntary work. The portraits show the numerous and manifold possibilities to contribute to our communities and give an idea about the positive effects on the health of older men and women.

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"Senior-Guides" Curriculum
This curriculum was developed in the project "Senior-Guides" that is carried out in the European "Lifelong Learning" programme "Grundtvig". The publication provides many practical and helpful instruments and tipps for the trainings of older men and women who would like to plan and organise projects for their peers.

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Sign Language Guidelines
These "Guidelines for the Production of Sign Language Books for a SignLibrary" are a product of the "SignLibrary" project that was coordinated by queraum. cultural and social research. The publication provides numerous tipps for the production of a book in sign language.

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Manual "MIA – Mothers in Action"
The publication is one of the results of the project "MIA – Mothers in Action" that was carried out by the Frauengesundheitszentrum in two Styrian districts (Liezen and Leibnitz) between 2007 and 2010. queraum. cultural and social research was responsible for the evaluation of the project. Together with the experts of the Frauengesundheitszentrum the queraum team wrote this manual that brings together the most important experiences with this project.

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AMS publication "15 women with a disability – 15 ways to work"
This publication has been issued by the Austrian Labour Market Service (AMS) as a contribution to the "European Year of Equal Opportunities for All". The brochure wants to put a finger on the fact that women with a disability face specific and highly individual situations in the world of work, that they have very different points of departure and bring with them different strengths and abilities. The publication is based on interviews with 15 disabled women.

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AMS publication "About Work and Disabilities"
This brochure gives you an overview of various offers which are meant to facilitate the new entry or re-entry into the job market for people with learning difficulties and/or disabilities.

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From Isolation to Inclusion: Regional Action Plan Graz
The Regional Action Plan for the promotion of social participation of older women and men in Graz, worked out by queraum. cultural and social research together with representatives of the public sector and the target group, contains, amongst a presentation of the life situation of older people, numerous measures for the improvement of the social inclusion of the target group.

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From Isolation to Inclusion: Guidelines for Action
The handbook is based on experience of the pilot regions involved in the project "From Isolation to Inclusion" and is meant to serve as a support to all those planning to develop a regional action plan for social integration of older people.

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Handbook Plan60 "Anleitung zum (Un-)Ruhestand"
Based on the evaluation and documentation of the project "Plan60", the handbook contains experience about structures and general conditions for a health supporting participation of older people as well as recommendation for those carrying out similar health promoting projects.

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ROOMY – The magazine for a "spacious" job market
For people with disabilities and/or chronic/psychological impairments it is especially difficult to find a suitable job on the job market. The Equal partnership "RoomyCompany.at" aimed at "enlarging" the job market for this group of people. The magazine gives you an insight into new job market policies and solutions.

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