In January, 2023, in public health bureau of Kedainiai Distric Municipality training of 16 hours “Practical seminars for JPSPP institutions working with youth” has been started to conduct while implementing the project “Healthier and Safer Youth Life (No. LT03-1-SAM-K01-011). These organized trainings consist of two face-to-face and two remote seminars. Two contact seminars have already taken place. In these seminars participated group of 14 people made up of variuos institutions working with youth in Kedainiai district municipality. On January 17, 2023, the group listened to a 4-hour program on topic such as strengthening mental health of youth, mental disorders, including prevention of addictive diseases. On January 24, 2023, the group listened to a 4-hour program on safety and injury prevention of youth topic. Contact training for institutions working with youth was led by lecturer Renata Latveniene. Two seminars of “Practical Seminars for JPSPP institutions working with youth” remained unheard. These seminars will be held remotely on the topics – youth’s attitude towards prevention of addictions and ongoing preventive activities and the importance of information for young people in the prevention of addictions: basic mistakes and practical suggestions.

Gerda Adomavicienė, Coordinator of Youth-Friendly Healthcare Services