Place & Train, an EU funded lifelong learning project, commenced in October 2011 and the product, launced in September 2013, is now ready for use.
The learning product is a workbook and DVD package and is aimed for use by professionals working with people with mental health issues. It has been developed in order to support their service users i.e. people with mental health issues.
The primary focus is helping people find employemnt or other activity, and whilst in employment, supporting them to develop personal and non-vocational skills and to improve their knowledge and competencies.
It was launched at a conference on the 19th September 2013 – see http://placeandtrain.eu/place-and-train-conference-sept-13/ for details.
It has been developed by six partners across five European countries. The partners are:
- IASIS NGO (Greece)
- Funfacion Intras (Spain)
- NGO Centre for Social Innovations (Lithuania)
- Gek Op Werk (Netherlands )
- Mersey Care NHS Trust (United Kingdom)
- Eldonian Group Ltd (United Kingdom)
A free download of the introduction to the worbook is now available – http://placeandtrain.eu/free-download-available/
The full workbook and DVD is available from the site shop – http://placeandtrain.eu/shop/
Find our more about this project at the Place & Train website
The Place and Train project (51706-LLP-1-2011-UK-GRUNDTVIG-GMP) is subject to any contained funding disclaimers as defined in the special agreement of the grant agreement between The Education, Audiovisual and Cultural Executive Agency, acting under powers of the Commission of the European Union, and Eldonian Group Limited.