Presentation on theme: "Out-of-School Activities for Children and Young People Bettina Schwarzmayr MA 13 – Fachbereich Jugend/Pädagogik Children and Youth Work Vienna Magistratsabteilung."— Presentation transcript:
Out-of-School Activities for Children and Young People Bettina Schwarzmayr MA 13 – Fachbereich Jugend/Pädagogik Children and Youth Work Vienna Magistratsabteilung 13 Bildung und außerschulische Jugendbetreuung Friedrich-Schmidt-Platz 5, A-1082 Wien
Vienna Januar 14MA13 Fachbereich Jugend - Stadt Wien2...is a modern and lively city with highest quality of life for the young and the old Around a quarter of the population is aged under 26, an approximate total of Children and young people
Giving impulse and developing key aspects Januar 14MA13 Fachbereich Jugend - Stadt Wien3 Support Coordination Networking Planning Guidance Youth work Department... The offers are financed through the central budget and approximately one fifth is financed through the district budgets.
Januar 14MA13 Fachbereich Jugend - Stadt Wien4 Structure Vienna supports more then 25 social Profit organisations with more then 1000 employees Their offers can be location or facility based, mobile within a certain area or following a specific sub cultural youth group Vienna supports more then 25 membership-based youth organisations and their volunteers
Display and Description Januar 14MA13 Fachbereich Jugend - Stadt Wien5 The professional youth work offers are incorporated in the online city map
Januar 14MA13 Fachbereich Jugend - Stadt Wien6 Goals and Objectives... Improving the living conditions of young Viennese: Supporting social Justice and equality Reduction of Discrimination and Disadvantage Development of potential (conflict resolution, active citizenship) Promotion of Health (physical and mental) Prevention of harmful behaviour Lobbying for the Needs and fulfilment of Rights of children and youth
Januar 14MA13 Fachbereich Jugend - Stadt Wien7 Whilst being manifold and diverse there are common work principles. Taking part in the offers means: Voluntary, low threshold and free (or low charge) participation Focusing on the Target group and the development of their potential Gender and Diversity sensitivity Self-determination and participation Critical but partial for children and youth Working principles & offers
Januar 14MA13 Fachbereich Jugend - Stadt Wien8 Cooperation with others Work with other city departments: integration, children and youth welfare, gardens and parks … Cooperation with other relevant actors: Police, Schools, district councils Regular platform meetings with other youth work organisations
Magistrat der Stadt Wien Magistratsabteilung 13 Bildung und außerschulische Jugendbetreuung Friedrich-Schmidt-Platz 5 A-1082 Wien Any questions?