ACTIVITIES

PSYCHO-SOCIAL SUPPORT

The period that the activity takes place: 2006-2015 (continuing)

Psychosocial support is provided to kids, teenagers/youngsters and adults as individual consulting/counseling or group works. Consulting/counseling subjects include; child development, parent attitude adjustment, domestic violence, drugs/addiction, in-group behaviors, productive working techniques/work efficiency and unemployment, poverty mainly triggered by societal factors. Psychological consulting/counseling include also directing to a hospital for physical and psychological control, escorting hospital visits, home visits, utilizing daily life skills workshops for kids, monitoring kids under risk in cooperation with Ministry of Family and Social Policies and Community Police, meeting teachers and counselor at the student's school by phone and/or in person. In addition support to kids with special learning needs are provided individually. For teenagers/youngsters guidance on preparing weekly study plans, school & subject choices are provided along with individual counseling with regard to family, friend and romantic relations.

In group works with teenagers/youngsters & adults, subjects like human rights, sexual health, discrimination are talked about/discussed together around mutual problems/issues.