Development of personal and social skills, for children and young people at risk and, people with disabilities. Promotion of sailing, nautical culture and preservation of the aquatic environment.
Re-make Portugal in a true country of sailors, with a more egalitarian society, where the sea is the means and sailing the tool to make individuals more involved and active in the use and preservation of the greatest natural wealth that we have.
Vela Solidária is a social project that uses the practice of sailing as a facilitating tool to raise the levels of socialization, tolerance, self-esteem and communication of its beneficiaries, contributing to the construction of more realistic and concrete life goals, especially in the case of young people. It is also an excellent tool for valuing the quality of life of people with disabilities, in addition to increasing mobility and autonomy, as well as playing a relevant role in cognitive stimulation.
To all its beneficiaries, Vela Solidária contributes to a high quality of life.