The Guzzetti Foundation with head quarter in Milan is interested to get in touch with schools and organisation that must have participated in at least one of other European project, in order to participate to the call "ErasmusPlus 2017 - KA1 - EAC/A03/2016 (Strategic partnership youth)", to set up and test an innovative welfare system that moves from offer to demand with regard to young immigrants, with deadline 4th october 2017.
Who is Guzzetti Foundation?
The G.B. Guzzetti Foundation manages from January 1, 2014 six private family members who are credited with Christian inspiration in the city of Milan.
The Foundation is associated with Fe.L.Ce.A.F. (Lombardy Federation of Family Assistance Centers), the institution representing the Christian Family Counselors of Lombardy.
Together with the Foundation G.B. Guzzetti were born in the Lombardy area, another 5 local foundations within a comprehensive design of the development, rearrangement and transformation of the family consultants Fe.L.Ce.A.F.
The Foundation's Consultors are services for the individual, the couple, and the family. They carry out both preventive and therapeutic activities in relation to family issues in order to bring concrete help to the person in critical situations of the family life cycle.
Objectives of the organization
The innovative approch shifts the traditional idea of welfare, based on services offering, to a model where service providers are able to meet the specific needs of the young immigrant residents of a urban neighborhood or a territory. The pilot project focuses on training social workers to develop new models ad new skills in social work and to fosters a structured network among families, youth and schools , considering the importance of a multi - cultural aopproch in the specific target territories. The purpose of the project is to transform the philosophy of social interventation and to design strategies of innovative, generative, multi-cultural and participative welfare.
The partner search is addressed to all schools, public authorities and organisations in all EU member States wich are already planning to present a project in the contest of this call.
In particular, candidates must possess one or more of the following requirements:
-expertise of at least 2 years in non - profit or profit Hubs;
- expertise of at least 2 years in welfare community projects or generative welfare;
- expertise of at least 3 years in youth social inclusion;
- schools that have experienced innovative and participative solutions with preventive actions in multicultural contexts;
- partners with at least 5 years' experience in social research and assessment of social services;
- non - profit organisations with expertise in marketing and event organisation;
- partners that have been working for the past 2 years as incubators for small companies in the non- profit field.
The lenght of the project
Deadline partner search
10th September 2017
For further information and contacts
Tel: (+39) 02-184.108.40.206