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The O4O Project ended on 31 December 2010

Click here to view the Final Report


Welcome to O4O: Older People for Older People

O4O: actively helping old people help themselves

O4O was an EU Northern Periphery Programme funded project, helping older people help themselves. Working with older people in remote, rural and peripheral communities, O4O actively sought to:

Engage with older people’s skills, experience and knowledge 

Nurture enterprising and proactive activity among older people

Build older people’s capacity for innovation, action, enterprise and voluntary activity

O4O was in action in locations in Finland, Greenland, N Ireland, Scotland and Sweden.

To find out more about O4O aims, activities and guiding principles, click HERE.

Click this link to view O4O NEWS

O4O is now on Facebook! Visit our Facebook page and become a fan for all your O4O news updates.



NOTE: The content of this website will be maintained for information purposes until December 2015. As the project is no longer staffed, no additional material will be added.


O4O Project Areas in Northern EuropeKainuu, Finland Karelia, FinlandLuleå, SwedenNorthern IrelandDumfries and Galloway, ScotlandHighlands, ScotlandNuuk, Greenland

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