Work

How we help and what we organize

Project "Small community"

Project "Small community" was launched in the village of Trnovče, nearby Velika Plana within which we deal with solving the problems of socially vulnerable groups. Categories, which problems we’re trying to solve are handicapped people - people with disabilities, people without parental care and the elderly and infirm. As a kind of social welfare service providers we’re trying to develop sensitivity toward customers’ problems, flexibility, potentials for the development in all fields, experience in developing tradition and openness to new initiatives.

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Accessibility expertise

Association "ALTHEA" is working in a field of expertise of your business premises to be accessible to people with disabilities. Upon completion of expertise you will get an expertise of the current situation and proposals for solutions pursuant to applicable law and the principles of universal design.

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Tactile boards

Tactile table with Braille alphabet represents architectural sketch of the space and they are helping to the visually impaired to move independently, and way to all boards are is marked with tifo paths. We are the only organization in the region that focuses on the design, fabrication and installation of tactile panel with braille.

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Broshures

By printing with Braille Alphabet , accessibility is increasing for people with visual impairments. Booklet text are on Braille that blind people can read , but it can also have a printed text, in a custom text size, enabling accessibility to those who are partially sighted.


Tifo paths

Tifo paths ie. guides facilitate the independent movement and orientation of blind and partially blind people indoors.

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Induction loop

Induction system for amplification of speech allows people who wear hearing aids to hear the speakers clearly ie. to hear the sounds around them without the interference. Statistics in the world and in our country shows that 30% of the population has a hearing impairment and a need for the use of hearing aids, and that the percentage increase from year to year. Audio description


Audio description

Audio description is a narrative interpretation of visual images in the form of speech approachable to all, for the blind and visually impaired persons by providing them equal access, enjoyment and learning something new in the works of popular, cultural or educational significance.Tactile treads are walking surface which are relief processed, and they include tactile line of leadership, a tactile warning line and tactile warning zone. They are intended for easier orientation in space, for routing, warning and informing visually impaired persons,of changes in the level of movement and the dangers of traffic. As an alternative to precast concrete blocks or glued rubber sheets, we have developed our own individual elements of tactile surfaces that have a number of advantages.

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Tactile treads

Tactile treads are walking surface which are relief processed, and they include tactile line of leadership, a tactile warning line and tactile warning zone. They are intended for easier orientation in space, for routing, warning and informing visually impaired persons,of changes in the level of movement and the dangers of traffic. As an alternative to precast concrete blocks or glued rubber sheets, we have developed our own individual elements of tactile surfaces that have a number of advantages.

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