Creative problem-solving, technical skills, integration and employability services for male and female refugee youth

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Creative problem-solving, technical skills, integration and employability services for male and female refugee youth logo
Last updated: 8/10/2023

Description

"Horizon" is an non-formal education and integration center for male and female refugee youth (aged 15-23yrs).

There are two programs available at this moment:

“Design your future” program - A 6 month program (for 17-23 yrs) that includes:

  • Using design to solve problems
  • Technical skills: woodworking, tailoring, electronics, CAD & 3D printing and computers
  • Team-work development
  • Greek language classes
  • Career counselling
  • Job-readiness training and soft skills training
  • Job application and placement support

“Horizon Toolbox Program” - a 2-3 month physical/remote program for unaccompanied minor participants (aged 14-17yrs) living in shelters. This program includes:

  • Fun, creative activities to promote teamwork and problem solving
  • An introduction to the design process
  • Basic STEM-like challenges
  • A ‘taster’ for those who might be interested in the ‘Design your life’ program. 

*Toolbox programs are organised and facilitated in collaboration with the staff of the shelter. If you are living in a shelter and are interested in participating, speak to your shelter educator or social worker. 

Additional Information

To register or to find out more information, visit the center, or click on this link:

linktr.ee/horizoncenter  

*All participants in the programs must be vaccinated and be prepared to self-test upon arrival to the center.

*Classes and workshops include both male and female participants

Location

Athens

Address

Metsovou 10

Address

Metsovou 10, Athens