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  On February 27th the Turbine Gallery in Nordkraft will close the doors of the exhibition displaying neighbourhood photos from Aalborg and three other European cities.   Stunning photos portraying the spirit and life of Aalborg, Birmingham, Lisbon and Milan were captured by their citizens as part of MyNeighbourhood project. All four cities competed to find […]

Posted by Irene Marchi

At the end of September, to celebrate the arrival of the new season, a special event was organized in Aalborg (Denmark) celebrating its local volunteers and the huge work achieved by all the people, who daily and freely deliver joy and comfort to other people’s lives in their neighbourhoods. MyNeighbourhood, well represented by its Aalborg […]

Posted by Daniel VAN LERBERGHE

The Aalborg pilot is focusing on improving the everyday life for people with disability, and the newest initiative is the launch of the companionship card. The card is granted persons with disability with a need for assistance when going out, and allows the cardholder to bring a companion free of charge to local events. So […]

Posted by Daniel VAN LERBERGHE

As the interest is growing amongst our vibrant community for the new MyN Online Platform, the Aalborg pilot is looking to expand and harvest users experiences. At a gathering in one of Aalborg’s finest functionalist buildings, designed in the early 1940s by Bent Helweg-Møller, the pilot crew stepped aside to let a group of users […]

Posted by Daniel VAN LERBERGHE

During the trial period, the Voluntary Help Service has as assisted 11 people with disabilities in finding a volunteer to accompany them to different activities and engage in social relations. Currently many more are on waiting list, interested in finding a volunteer to match their needs. Luckily resent initiatives to attract more volunteers are beginning […]

Posted by Daniel VAN LERBERGHE