Welcome to The VETAAL Project web site
"Never a man is too old to recommence his life and we don't have to look for what he was to impede what he will be."
Miguel de Unamuno (Spanish writer and thinker)
VETAAL- "Development of a training path for European Furniture Experts in Designing and Manufacturing of AAL Integrated Furniture for the Care and Support of Elderly and Disabled People" is an European Project under the Lifelong Learning Programme- Leonardo Multilateral project with the ref. Number 540016-LLP-1-2013-1-ES-LEONARDO-LMP
The project started the 21st of November of 2013 and it is supposed to finish the 20th of November 2015. You can follow the development of the project clicking in the "News" section, also in this website you can check the work packages to develop, read the project goals and to contact with the consortium.
"Old age is like climbing a mountain. You climb from ledge to ledge. The higher you get, the more tired and breathless you become, but your views become more extensive."
Ingmar Bergman (Swedish director)
The background of this project is to allow in the future to Furniture Manufacturers to integrate AAL in their products making easier the daily life of Elderly and Disabled people. These people have special needs that can be satisfied with the current technology and knowledge and the transfer of these source of wisdom is the main aim of VETAAL project.