Mind yourself – Study Visit on the mental health and young people

Study Visit

17-20 September 2019 | Ireland

A Study Visit on the continuum of mental health and mental ill health & Youth. The study visit is for youth workers to network, to share good practices/experiences and to inspire for national and international youth projects.

A Study Visit on the continuum of mental health and mental ill health & Youth. The study visit is for youth workers to network, to share good practices/experiences and to inspire for national and international youth projects.

Objectives:

  • Built youth workers competences around the continuum of mental health and mental ill health for youth workers
  • Showcase examples of different practices on local and national level  in Ireland
  • Sharing practices amongst participants on local realities
  • Support networking opportunities for future cooperation
  • Provide support project development in Erasmus+ and European Solidarity Corps

This study visit is organised by four National Agencies: NA Belgium-FL, NA Ireland,  NA Belgium-FR and NA UK.

The study visit exists of 3 phases:

1/ National preparation by each National Agency where the participants will get to know each other on local level and will be informed on the opportunities offered by the Erasmus+ Youth in Action programme and the European Solidarity Corps and on the support offered by the NA.

2/ Study visit to Ireland, Dublin in September 2019

3/ Follow-up phase on national level by the NA: support in project development, offer other (international) training opportunities,…

These three phases allows the study visit to fully focus on sharing good practices, getting inspiration and creating new ideas on how youth work can play a role on mental health issues that youngsts are facing in our current society.

The study visit will not be directly focused on writing new project proposals, but will allow partner finding and developing first project ideas.

Target Group:

Youth workers and leaders who daily work with young people with mental health issues in both mainstream and specialised organisations,

Youth workers willing to develop their skill set in the field of mental health,

Youth workers new/experienced to the European Youth programmes and mental health topics

Training overview

http://trainings.salto-youth.net/8007

This Study Visit is

for 25 participants

from Belgium – FL, Belgium – FR, Ireland, United Kingdom

and recommended for

Youth workers, Youth leaders, Youth project managers

Working language(s):

English

Organiser:

Léargas (National Agency)

Co-organiser(s):

  • JINT (National Agency)
  • Bureau International Jeunesse (National Agency)
  • Erasmus+ UK National Agency (National Agency)

Contact for questions:

Carmel Walsh

E-mail: yannick.deschaepmeester@jint.be

E-Mail: cwalsh@leargas.ie

Phone: +353 1 887 1260

Before applying please contact the NA of your residence country to check if it is involved in this concrete project and committed to cover travel costs. NB! Learn about possible participation fee and other relevant rules.

Costs

Participation fee

This project is financed by the participating NAs of the Erasmus+ Youth in Action Programme. The participation fee varies from country to country. Please contact your NA to learn more about the participation fee for participants from your country.

Accommodation and food

The hosting National Agency of this offer will organise the accommodation and covers the costs for accommodation and food.

Travel reimbursement

Your sending National Agency will support your travel costs. After being selected, please contact your NA to learn more about how to arrange the booking of your travel tickets and the reimbursement of your travel expenses.

https://www.salto-youth.net/tools/european-training-calendar/training/mind-yourself-study-visit-on-the-mental-health-and-young-people.8007/