Spring Restart
On March 13, 2019, in the premises of the Svētās Ģimenes māja took place an interactive seminar offered by the ergotherapist Sabīne Mikulāne (“SANARE – KRC Jaunķemeri Ltd.”) and the  audiologopedist Sandra Zdažinska. The aim of the seminar was to teach the participants simple techniques, which shall help to prepare for the spring and the...
February 28 – International Rare Disease Day
At the initiative of the European Rare Diseases Organisation EURORDIS, the 29th of February has been officially named the International Rare Disease Day. On non-leap years the Rare Disease Day is celebrated on February 28. The Latvian Alliance for Rare Diseases, together with the Alliance’s member MOTUS VITA organisation, tries to attract the attention of the society...
Interactive Workshop “To Health”
On October 24, a very interesting and informative interactive seminar was held at the premises of «Svētās gimenes Māja» which was conducted by the staff of “SANARE – KRC Jaunķemeri”: occupational therapist Sabina Mikulane and audiologist of Sandra Zdazhinsk. Sabina told us about the concept of uniformity of classes and the possibilities to normalize her...
Where to Find Health?
On August 24th, 2018, a seminar “Where to Find Health?” was held in the premises of the Association “Svētās Ģimenes māja”. What are the factors influencing the state of our health – feelings, emotions, food, physical activities? How to find your own balance? The answers to these and other questions where given by Valerijs Rakovs, Chairman...
Motus Vita in Kaliningrad! International Humanitarian Mission “The Sails of the Spirit – 2018”
The Motus Vita organisation has participated in the final of the International humanitarian mission “The Sails of the Spirit”. It was a unique possibility to share the experience of social innovations with the colleagues from abroad. The organisers of the event regularly hold seminars dedicated to realization of the potential of disables persons in various...
Inclusive Sailing Regatta in Riga
On June 1-2, 2018, at Riga Sport Sailing Center the 15th stage of the international humanitarian mission “The Sails of the Spirit” took place. On the first day MOTUS VITA participants met team members, professional yachtsmen, had safety education and training, performed a trial sail in. And the regatta itself with the participation of three...
Training for Well-being and Motivation
It is a well-known fact that physical health is closely related to our inner condition. To manage emotions is also much easier if you understand yourself, your abilities and possibilities, as well as your complexes and psychological barriers. The more we learn to know ourselves, the higher is our self-confidence. And this ground helps to...
Seminar “Safety and Comfort”
With the support of the Latvian Association of Ergotherapists we have planned to organize a cycle of seminars on safety and comfort in everyday life for persons with special needs. The seminars shall comprise an exhaustive scope of information about the possibilities to receive and to use technical aids taking into account factors of falling...
On the Way to Health Through Art
“I don’t believe!” – this phrase of the famous Russian theatre director, theorist and teacher Stanislavski is known to every theatre lover. But how is it possible to make not only Stanislavski, but also surrounding people to believe you? What do we need for this? What is disturbing us? This is exactly the “secrets” that...
Seminars at the Riga International Airport
On January 25 and on February 13, 2018, the Training Centre of the Riga International Airport hosted a seminars for the airport’s employees working directly with passengers. The main purpose of seminars was to provide useful information to the staff regarding the ways of ensuring maximum comfort and safety to the passengers with special needs....
“Motus Vita” received an honorary diploma in the nomination “Social Campaign”
At the awards ceremony of the annual competition  “Year Award to support  people with disabilities” a certificate of honor in the category “Social Campaign” was officially presented to society “Motus Vita”. It is one of seven nominations, which non-governmental organizations can engage, concerned with disability. The competition is organized by the Ombudsman’s Office of Latvia,...
Charity Event with the Participation of Search and Rescue Dogs
On December 3rd, 2017, a charity event “Colourful paws” was held in the pet centre Dino Zoo Pasaule. Latvian artists and dog handlers from the association Bezvests.lv together with their pets, search and rescue dogs, participated in the event. The organizer of the event – the association for people with special needs MOTUS VITA. Every...