KEEP ME SAFE
Name: Keep me safe: supporting youth peer developmnet tackling sexual abuse
Sexual abuse has significant detrimental effects on young people, leading to long-term detrimental affects that cause social exclusion in terms of negative impacts on mental and emotioanl health , development and wel being, throughout key parts of their lives with severe knock-on results.
Through the development of youth workers and young people, keep me safe will develop a peer-to-peer approach in addressing and raising awareness and preventing sexual abuse amongst youth.
Тhe keep me safe will increase youth worker understanding, awareness and skill sets, ensuring they have the knowledge both in safeguarding and in the development of a youth-led peer-to-peer startegy in addressing sexual violence issues experienced by young people.
The keep me safe project will achieve this through the creation of three innovation intellectual outputs designed to increase the youth sector knowledge, awareness and civic participation in addressing sexual abuse amongst 13 to 18 year olds.
• Youth workers development curriculum
• Youth peers training programme
• Mobile digital learning app
Programme: ERASMUS+; KA2-Cooperation for innovation and the exchange of good practices; Strategic Partnerships for youth
Duration: 1.4.2019. – 31.3.2021.
Know and Can Association – Bulgaria;
ZNANSTVENO – RAZISKOVALNO SREDISCE KOPER - Slovenia
London Youth (The Federation of London Youth Clubs) – United Kingdom
RINOVAL LIMITED - United Kingdom
HFC HOPE FOR CHILDREN CRC POLICY CENTER – Cyprus
SOSU OSTJYLLAND – Denmark
EUROCIRCLE ASSOCIATION – France