Dear all, BOS is very happy to announce that we now have a total of 6 students traveling on behalf of BOS to Klaipeda during the upcoming Learning exchange trip. There, we will be able to make new friends among the students from Bulgaria and Klaipeda, experience training at the Dolphin Assisted Therapy Center of […]
All partners working together on BUSTA impact report
Dear all, BOS is working together hand in hand with all other partners on the impact report, led by the Community for Democratic Education in Sofia. This impact report is very interesting because it is a record and a meta analysis of the array of skills developed within the students during these different, context specific […]
BOS is welcoming new members, in the framework of BUSTA!
Dear all, BOS is very happy to announce that it will be welcoming new members within its organisation! On a recent Learning Exchange trip within the context of another Erasmus+ project called OUTSIDE in Zagreb in September 2022, BOS tied strong links with the democratic school of L’Arbre des Possibles, also from Belgium. In order […]
Learning Exchange trip to Sofia, in video!
Dear all, BOS is delighted to share with you the experiences during the first Learning Exchange trip to Sofia, within the framework of the BUSTA project. There are too many things to share. In 3 words: it was magical! So we decided to put together this video to better convey the experience. We are so […]
BOS is preparing for BUSTA’s first Learning and Exchange trip, in Sofia, within the framework of the BUSTA project
Dear all, BOS is preparing to fly off to Sofia in Bulgaria for the very first Learning trip within the BUSTA project. The trip is organised and hosted by Community for Democratic Education in Sofia and by Paint and Quarter Horse Foundation Bulgaria. Due to various concerns among BOS student families, only one student will […]
Exploring resources from Dyadis and beyond, within the framework of the BUSTA project
Dear all, In this post we would like to share a wonderful chance encounter that brought together 2 actors that normally do not have access to each other during the framework of Dyadis’s work: a host family member who had trained for 18 months a dog for Dyadis, and the dog’s beneficiary, a 16 year […]
BUSTA’s first newsletter!
Download our first newsletter put together by our partner EASPD, European Association of Service Providers for Persons with Disabilities, based in Brussels. Download our first newsletter! BUSTA nws1 BUSTA flyer_online Official number of the project: 2021-1-LT01-KA220-SCH-000034363 ‘This project is funded with the support of the European Commission. This publication reflects only the personal views of […]
Visiting a Dyadis dressage session, within the framework of the BUSTA project
Dear all, Dyadis is an associate partner of the BUSTA project and we were able to witness one of their “dressage sessions” in order to teach host families how to better train the therapy dogs in their care during the first 18 months of their training process. These dressage classes are done in busy public […]
Brussels Outdoor School student is hosting at her home Aika, a therapy dog in training, within the framework of the BUSTA project
Dear all, BOS is closing for the summer holidays but BUSTA activities are continuing! After several visits to the school with her current host family members, Aika the Dyadis therapy dog in training will now be hosted and trained by a BOS student at her home for 2 full weeks in July. She and her […]
Brussels Outdoor School is welcoming Aika, a therapy dog in training, within the framework of the BUSTA project
Dear all, BUSTA activities have started! Each school of the three BUSTA countries will experience a series of activities related to the animal therapy organisation within each country: Brussels Outdoor School students will learn from their experiences with therapy dogs training to aid motor handicapped persons, Community for Democratic Education in Sofia will experience activities […]