On October 18th 2021, YHO hosted an online seminar focused on youth that was organized by the Council of Europe and European Youth Card Association.
The seminar titled “𝐌𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐥 𝐡𝐞𝐚𝐥𝐭𝐡 𝐢𝐧 𝐝𝐢𝐠𝐢𝐭𝐚𝐥 𝐞𝐧𝐯𝐢𝐫𝐨𝐧𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭𝐬. 𝐓𝐡𝐞 𝐫𝐨𝐥𝐞 𝐨𝐟 𝐄𝐮𝐫𝐨𝐩𝐞𝐚𝐧 𝐘𝐨𝐮𝐭𝐡 𝐂𝐚𝐫𝐝 𝐢𝐧 𝐬𝐮𝐩𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐚 𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐢𝐥𝐢𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐠𝐞𝐧𝐞𝐫𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧” among others aimed at Ensuring that mental health is being promoted as a policy priority at national and European levels, respectively that youth work adapts and includes services to identify, guide and support young people with mental health challenges; having a better understanding on the trends in mental health illnesses faced by young people; having a better understanding on how and why they can mainstream mental health as a topic for youth policies;
It offered the space for professionals and young people to have a coordinated approach on this topic and make recommendations for policy makers.
*The event was supported by No Excuse Slovenia and the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Slovenia.