A project funded within the Erasmus+ Programme
A cooperation between six countries
A transfer of knowledge project (carried out from 2016-2018)
Rehabilitation Centre for Stress and Trauma (RCT), Zagreb, Croatia,
is an independent, humanitarian non-profit organization providing psycho-social rehabilitation and support for the disadvantage. The organization was established in 1993 and had assisted (several thousand) refugees and displaced persons – victims of war, torture, human right abuse and asylum seekers.
Omega - Transcultural Centre for mental and physical health and integration, Graz, Austria,
works in the field of mental and physical health care and integration measures for refugees and other immigrants. Omega is a non governmental, politically independent and non-profit organisation whose main objective is to provide care, assistance and treatment using a family oriented approach for persons who are victims of violence as well as Human Rights Violations.
Landratsamt Enzkreis, Pforzheim, Germany,
is the district administration. The Landratsamt, fulfils a double function: Community administration and governmental administration. The governmental area take care of legislative responsibilities like health service, traffic regulation, environmental and nature protection.
The main duty of the community administration is supporting local district authorities in the execution of their tasks. The Landratsamt is responsible for refugees that are directed to the counties, which means it has to care for hosting and maintenance.
Val d’Enza District, Italy,
is composed by eight Municipalities with a total amount of 62 000 inhabitants. Until a few years ago, the community used to be cohesive and characterized by high levels of widespread prosperity, therefore Social Services worked with a small number of citizens, typically immigrants or families without any family network. A half of this is composed by citizens with a foreign background. These groups are requiring social support as they are scarcely integrated in the local community.
Gårdshuset (Our College) Linköping, Sweden,
are a non-profit association and a department of a larger Swedish adult education organisation called Bilda. They provide language and cultural orientation courses to adult immigrants. They cooperate with the Employment service, local council and Department of Education, municipality of Linköping.
The Section of Resource and support, Department of Education, Linköping, Sweden,
works among other things with issues concerning adult learning, family learning, parenting and active citizenship for immigrants.
The section also take care of the newly arrived families who has children which are supposed to begin in preschool and school.