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21 Feb 2020
  Childhub project, in its second phase of implementation, has committed to offer technical support to young professionals working in the child protection field through a peer to peer / mentoring system (PtP) approach.  The support will mainly...
10 Feb 2020
Young school students having certain mental cases refuse to receive help from their peers. Referring to “Peer Support for Mental Health and Wellbeing Pilots", young people are showing more interest in the position of a peer mentor. An initiative was...
31 Jan 2020
Everyone knows the famous muppets, Elmo, Cookie Monster and Grover from the “Sesame Street”. This show had been designed to help the educational and emotional learning of children, introducing contents like ABCs, sharing and more complicated issues...
30 Jan 2020
During the past year, Zagreb's Child and Youth Protection Center, in collaboration with the City of Zagreb's Health Office and the Society for Communication and Media Culture, has conducted a national research project, 'Online Social Experiences and...
16 Jan 2020
As virtual reality (VR) is something that is increasingly used, 'The Children's Society' wanted to see if it can help young people. Hypothesis: Practitioners in Birmingham told the Society how young people struggle to talk about anxiety. However,...
15 Jan 2020
  A very strong earthquake hit Albania on 26 November 2019, resulting in 51 deaths, 950 injuries, and 45 rescues of people stuck in the ruins. Thousands of homes were destroyed or deemed unliveable, and many schools, business, etc. were damaged....
27 Dec 2019
My Voice is a six-week programme in schools and colleges that deals with the exploitation of young people. My Voice supports teenagers aged 11–19 who may experience social exclusion, youth offending, going missing from home, self-esteem problems,...
19 Dec 2019
For a teen, completing seemingly endless sessions of drug rehab is definitely not an easy feat. However, aftercare is just as important as treatment itself, and doctors claim that without it, these teens may easily relapse, regardless of the...
01 Nov 2019
A newly published report from Malta, conducted in 2018 by the Foundation for Social Welfare Services (FSWS), unveiled statistics on the work of the Youth Services of Agenzija Appogg National Support line 179, which only last year received 9,010...
06 Sep 2019
Self-harm, just like suicide is currently a taboo, but it often occurs during teenage years, so it is important to talk about it.  But what is self-harming? Cutting, harming the body with a sharp object, like knife, blade, broken glass, without the...

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