Presentation

The Center for Independent Living (CVI) assists dependent elderly and / or people with disabilities using supporting products and technology to improve the quality of life and facilitate autonomy and security in the home.

A valuable space
Configured as an accessible digital home, where an interdisciplinary team provides personalized assistance.
Interdisciplinary team
We improve personal autonomy.
Doctor
Physiotherapist
Logopeda
Occupational Therapist
Social worker
Engineer
ArchItect
Awareness Center
Regarding the promotion of personal autonomy in Catalonia. A place where support products are evaluated and presented to the public.
The CVI promotes multi-dimentional approach to promoting personal autonomy and universal accessibility.

At CVI you will find three different spaces

The Home area

The Home area

Reproduces a home environment with different spaces and atmospheres:

  • A) Daily activities: access to the house, entrance hall, living room, dining room, study area and terrace.
  • B) Rest and hygiene: bedroom, bathroom and shower.
Personalized Service Area

Personalized Service Area

Is the area formed by a firm of individual attention and a room for group activities and meetings.

Map of CVI 240 m2
Map of CVI 240 m2
Area for Research and Services

Area for Research and Services

It consists of the reception, a laboratory and a warehouse for the support products.

Context

Current situation in Catalonia

disabled people
357.000
disabled people
people with dependence
322.000
people with dependence
over 65 years old
210.000
over 65 years old
The Center’s goal
We want to contribute to the improvement of the quality of life of dependent people with disabilities and their families, in the area of ​​Catalonia. We want to help people to a more independent life and to avoid family work overload with the implementation of support products, technology and the elimination of architectural barriers. Leading a more independent life, and/or avoid family work overload.