📌 Location: Strasbourg, France

⏰ Dates:20- 26 November 2022(arrival and departure days included)

👣 Number of participants: 40 participants

🏁 Participating countries: Council of Europe’s member-states

🚲 Organizer:Voices of Young Refugess in Europe

🍇 Apply here:

🚦 Deadline to apply:10/5/2022

🚦 Date of Selection: 10/9/2022

📱 Inquiries about this training course: Email: miloss@eymh.org

💰💶 Costs:

  • Participation Fee: 50 Euros
  • Traveling Costs: Negotiable with program team.
  • General Costs: All accommodation, food and travel and program materials are coverd by Council of Europe grant.

Managing mental health as a refugee, asylum seeker and/or migrants

General Description

Managing mental health as a refugee, asylum seeker and/or migrants

Project Goals and Objectives


  • To increase the mental health literacy of refugee and migrant youth, and people working with them and to advocate for the enjoyment of the right to mental health for these groups.


  •  to explore the right to mental health and its legal framework, and to map challenges in its implementation
  • to support and empower young refugees and migrants, and professionals working with them in order to challenge dominant negative narratives surrounding mental health and refugees and migrants
  • to promote mental health awareness and the importance of prevention amongst refugee and migrant youth as a group
  • to enable refugees and migrants to seek support in the field of mental health from peers and/or professionals
  • to share lessons learned and (un)successful experiences among the participants regarding the right to mental health in order to map/document in initiatives across Europe addressing mental health for young refugees and migrants;

Participant’s Profile

  • Young people under 30,
  • with migrant/refugee backgrounds
  • lived experience of forced displacement and/or lived experience of mental health problems

Infopack: Program stuff – Nick Morgan

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